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lecture 1-12-10 - 1/12/10 Pollution Smog- Shanghai and Los...

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1/12/10 Pollution Smog- Shanghai and Los Angeles Acid rain- US rain in Canada River and ocean pollution (toxic spills in China) Toxic and hazardous waste (Aral Sea) Destruction of ozone layer- Montreal Protocol Global warming o Kyoto Protocol/Copenhagen 12-09 o Temperatures up- but happened before o CO2 up o Cause or Correlation?- Climate Models A lot of pandemics are correlated with lots of human traffic Pandemics Lecture 24: Global Civil Society and Human Rights International Actors State actors- emphasized by realist perspective? Non-governmental (NGOs) and inter-governmental actors (IGOs)- emphasized by liberal perspectives? “New” regional (EU) or global (UN Human Rights Council)- emphasized by identity perspectives? NGOs Economic: MNCs (GE, Vodafone, Ford)
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Environmental: (World Wildlife Fund, Earthwatch, Greenpeace) Law and Human Rights: (Amnesty International) o Help those who are legally abused within their systems o Draw more attention to those cases and watch progress, or lack there of, around the
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