PM Justin Trudeau announces Canada to increase emissions reduction target– April 22, 2021
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau delivers remarks at the virtual Leaders Summit on Climate that is hosted by U.S. President Joe Biden. The prime minister announces that Canada will enhance its emissions reduction target under the Paris Agreement by 40 to 45 per cent below 2005 levels by 2030. Canada’s previous target was 30 per cent. He also highlights the importance of working with other global leaders to combat climate change.