Scientists, experts and academics
stressed the need to confront global warming as a major threat to the Earth's
climate and ecosystem.
This came during the opening of
the international conference on "Paris agreement between National
Legislation and sustainable development", organized at the School of Law
at the University of Jordan (UJ).
The conference was opened by HRH
Princess Basma Bint Ali, and aims as discussing the terms of the Paris climate
agreement signed with the U.N. in April 2016.
The event also seeks to raise
awareness of the importance of Paris agreement and measures need to be taken to
reduce the effects of global warming.
The three-day Conference is organized by the School in collaboration with Al
Khataibeh Center for Training; Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy and
Natural Resource Governance at Cambridge University; the international
sustainable development law, based at McGill University, Canada; and University
Hassan I, Morocco.