Kurt Lambeck, Professor of Geophysics and Former President of the Australian Academy of Science says sea levels have risen at an unprecedented rate in the last 150 years, as compared to the 6,000 years preceding it.
Relying on Natural Gas as a "Bridge Fuel" is a mistake because it delays the
development of renewable energy and does not reduce emissions significantly
enough, says Christine Shearer, post-doctoral scholar of Earth System Science at
After the World Bank and more than a thousand global companies sign on to carbon
pricing, Dr. Steffen Boehm of University of Essex and CDP Executive Director Nigel
Topping debate its effectiveness in reducing greenhouse gas emissions
Janet Redman, Director of the Institute for Policy Studies' Climate Change Program,
says the UN Climate Summit was a preview of how the private sector will drive the
agenda during the next round of official negotiations on climate change
Professor Chris Williams says a solution to the climate crisis requires a restructuring of the global economy, but when the last opportunity to do so came after the 2008-9 financial crisis, world leaders saved the banks instead
The Caribbean and its 40 million inhabitants face unprecedented vulnerability due to the phenomena that is climate change. This week on "The Global African," host Bill Fletcher, Jr. sits down with climate and development scientist Ramon Bueno and Caribbean climate change activists Stina Herberg and Empress Modupe Olufunmi-Jacobs to talk mitigation and the activism behind the threat.
October 3, 14
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