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World Bank president declines calls to step down

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World Bank President David Malpass said Friday that he will not resign, less than one day after Axios reported that Biden administration officials may try to oust him. Malpass apologized for remarks he made this week when he would not answer whether climate change was caused by humans. "I don't know — I'm not a scientist," he said during the event, sparking international furor.
World Bank president declines calls to step down
9 days ago·Washington, United States

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CBC NewsCBC News

Facing calls to resign, World Bank president changes answer on climate crisis

Under pressure to resign for declining to say whether he accepts the scientific consensus on global warming, World Bank President David Malpass said on Thursday it was clear greenhouse emissions are causing climate change and defended his record as bank chief.

9 days ago·Canada
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The IndependentThe Independent

World Bank head says he's not a climate denier, won't quit

World Bank President David Malpass says he won’t resign after coming under criticism for his remarks earlier this week regarding climate change

9 days ago·London, United Kingdom
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abc Newsabc News

World Bank president says won't resign over climate remark

World Bank President David Malpass says he won’t resign after coming under criticism for his remarks earlier this week regarding climate change

9 days ago·United States
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Washington TimesWashington Times

World Bank president says he’s not a climate denier, won’t resign

World Bank President David Malpass said Friday he won't resign after coming under criticism for his remarks earlier this week regarding climate change.

9 days ago·Washington, United States
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World Bank head says he's not a climate denier, won't quit

WASHINGTON (AP) — World Bank President David Malpass said Friday he won't resign after coming under criticism for his remarks earlier this week regarding climate change. At an event sponsored by The New York Times on Tuesday, Malpass wouldn't answer directly when asked whether the burning of fossil fuels has contributed to global warming.

9 days ago·United States
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Independent.ieIndependent.ie

World Bank boss says he will not quit over climate change remarks

World Bank President David Malpass said he will not resign after coming under criticism for his remarks earlier this week regarding climate change.

9 days ago·Ireland
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