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FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Australia hits out at threatened UN downgrade of Great Barrier Reef” – below is their description.
#Australia said Tuesday it will strongly #oppose a #UNESCO plan to list the #GreatBarrierReef as being “in danger” over deterioration caused by #climate #change. The #UN body released a draft report on Monday recommending the #reef’s World #Heritage status be #downgraded because of its dramatic #coral decline, after years of public threats to do so. FRANCE 24’s Richelle Harrison Plessee tells us more.FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel
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France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.