africa
albania
asia
australia
austria
belarus
bosnia herzegovina
brazil
bulgaria
chile
china
croatia
czech republic
finland
foto friday
france
... weitere
Profil
Abmelden
Weblog abonnieren
icon
un, deux, trois ....

 

(...) It is pathetic that very little attention is paid to countries such as those in Africa, which have had little or no responsibility for greenhouse-gas emissions but now suffer the consequences. These effects take various forms – from direct impact, such as the droughts and floods of recent months -- to the indirect, such as the unintended consequences of action being taken to cut emissions. These include the food-miles issue, as well as pressure to develop biofuels, with the potential loss of agricultural land, as well as possibilities for economic benefits. These are complex issues, with social and economic ramifications. They require long-range policies and detailed planning. And above all, it requires statesmanship and altruism of the highest order (...)

this post is provided by chinadialogue. it is ghana's commissioner annan cato who highlites the african perspective on climate change.
 

twoday.net AGB

badge-podcast

xml version of this page


powered by Antville powered by Helma

Creative Commons-Lizenzvertrag
Dieser Inhalt ist unter einer Creative Commons-Lizenz lizenziert.
catcontent
Subscribe with Bloglines