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Sanctions threaten Iran climate efforts – VP Ebtekar

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ON CLIMATE CHANGE. Iran’s vice-president and environment minister, Massoumeh Ebtekar, speaks to an AFP journalist during an interview in the capital Tehran, on October 29, 2016. Photo by Atta Kenare/AFP

‘We’re facing the consequences of climate change already in Iran. It’s not a matter of the future, it’s a matter of today,’ says Vice President Massoumeh Ebtekar

TEHRAN, Iran (Oct. 30, 2016) — Iran’s vice president and environment chief Massoumeh Ebtekar has told AFP that the West’s failure to fully implement the nuclear deal and lift sanctions are endangering her country’s efforts to meet climate targets.  Continue reading Sanctions threaten Iran climate efforts – VP Ebtekar