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Climate Summit ppt - adverse effects. The wealthy therefore...

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4/15/11 Global Climate Mini- Summit A precursor:
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4/15/11 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate http://unfccc.int/2860.php
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4/15/11 Climate Change Science The Intergovermental Pan Current evidence of clima Future effects What can be done Reducing emissions Expanding forests Changing lifestyles and ru Coping United Nations Fram United Nations Fr Bodies of the Fram The Rio Conventio
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4/15/11 Climate Debt? The wealthy have used more than a fair and sustainable share, driving climate change and its
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Unformatted text preview: adverse effects. The wealthy therefore owe a climate debt to the poor for: Their excessive demands on a shared atmosphere and climate system, requiring the poor to pay to mitigate a crisis they did little to cause (an emissions debt); and The damages and costs caused by climate change, requiring the poor to adapt to its adverse effects (an adaptation debt). 4/15/11 Climate Change is Complex!...
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2011 for the course GUS 0842 taught by Professor Neimark during the Fall '11 term at Temple.

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