President Obama speaks at the COP21 Conference in Paris
December 5, 2015
United States President Barrack Obama gave a powerful speech this week at the COP21 Climate Change Conference in Paris, addressing the leaders of over 200 nations who have come together to discuss effective solutions to the growing threat of global warming. President Obama stressed the importance and urgency of the planetary situation we are facing, yet did not stray from emphasising the great opportunity and responsibility we all share to invest in a safer and more secure future for our children.
Making strong reference to the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, President Obama drew a powerful comparison between those who wish to bring destruction to our world through acts of terrorism, and how the gathering of the world's leaders on the very same ground provides a strong symbol of our collective vision to create a safe and prosperous future for our ourselves and our fellow man. "Given the dramatic threat of Climate Change could define the contours of this century more dramaitcally than any other..."