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World Bank Chief Faces Calls to Resign Over Climate Stance

Nobel laureate and former Vice President Al Gore says David Malpass is a climate denier. Environmental activists want him out. However, the World Bank president remains steadfast that he won't quit. In an interview, Malpass was asked if he believed climate change was a hoax: "I don't even know — I'm not a scientist." His remark drew a rebuke from the public and the White House is considering replacing Malpass, who was named to the post by former President Trump.

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    David Malpass Under Fire

    World Bank president says he will not resign, apologizes for remarks on climate science
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    World Bank president says he will not resign, apologizes for remarks on climate science

    “When asked, ‘Are you a climate denier?’ I should’ve said no,” Malpass said. World Bank President David Malpass will not resign, he said Friday during a virtual conversation with Global Insider author Ryan Heath. NGOs and leading climate activists have been calling for Malpass to step down after he …

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