The eldest daughter of Donald trump, Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner persuaded the American President not to sign the decree on the US withdrawal from the Paris agreement to combat climate change. According to The Wall Street Journal, citing sources familiar with the situation.
The mention of this agreement is excluded from the draft regulations that trump intends to sign next week. According to the source WSJ the White house, Kushner and Ivanka trump believe that the fight against climate change and environmental issues should be among the priority directions for the administration of the trump.
The newspaper writes that such a position Ivanka trump led in December to a meeting of head of States and former Vice President al Gore, who is “an influential activist on the issues of climate change.” Gore described the meeting as “sincere search for common ground”.
“This step [to change trump’s position on Paris agreement] — another sign of the influence of the daughter of trump and Kushner at the White house,” writes the newspaper.