With Canada pulling out of the treaty, Japan and Russia declining to engage in the commitment den the US not ratifying the Kyoto treaty. All these are major factors that have impacted the performance and delivery of this treaty. The lack of support from the G7 is enough to guarantee the failure of this treaty and thereby reducing the general efforts that have been made in reducing the greenhouse emissions. Many countries have been pulling out of this treaty for personal reasons, and many have kept from ratifying it. These are among the reasons why these efforts that have been put forward by scientists and policymakers to help mitigate the effect of global warming while reducing the rate or even reversing the current trend. There has been a lack of commitment among nations to see through deals and follow through on the commitments made.
7 GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE Also, major delays in the coming into force of the Kyoto Protocol have greatly affected its performance and impact on the global climate scene. The agreement, signed into force in 1997, was only adopted as law in 2008. This provided a very short window for the achievement of the first commitment goals that had been set until 2012. Therefore, the aims that had been set to ensure the reduction in overall global emissions of greenhouse gases by up to 29% could not be met because the amount had already been surpassed when the protocols became law. These challenges and hurdles have been key to the failure of major projects and solutions to global warming. Socialists also had a view of how global climate change can be limited and an array of ideas that will help in the reduction of global emissions. Socialism is an ideological and ideological philosophy that advocates for the communal ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange. Therefore, in a nutshell, socialism advocates for the communal ownership of the property for the good of the property and ensuring that the property is regulated and utilized in a manner that benefits the community that owns it. Socialism and communism were an enemy of capitalistic ideas. This was because capitalism was stated to be an individualistic system that would often lead to no good. However, capitalists argued that socialism promoted laziness and enhanced poverty. Based on the teachings of German philosopher and distinguished gentleman, Karl Marx propagated that a state is only a tool that is used to benefit the bourgeoisie, and this leaves the proletariat with nothing. All the policies that remade are made in favor of the bourgeoisie. Socialism provided for communal ownership of property. This would help neutralize the power of the bourgeoisie and prevent them from victimizing and oppressing the proletariat who were the majority. It advocated for a class of equality where all the people were equal, and no one owned anything, but the property was owned communally. This was
8 GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE seen as beneficial because it ensured the general welfare of the community was well taken care of.
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