Tagged: Green Economy
After four years of negotiations over the framework of a new UN Green Climate Fund, countries have agreed on what are considered “essential elements” to make the Fund operational.
The greenwashed economy threatens our ability to pursue sustainable development.
The Rio declaration contains 283 paragraphs of blank prose that "reaffirm," "note," and "acknowledge" a long shopping list of activities, but "commit" to virtually nothing.
Don't bank on a new "green economy" to solve our climate challenges.
Simply obtaining measures to implement the commitments made 20 years ago would be better than creating any new corporate-driven initiatives or issuing yet more empty promises.
The military spending cut is real for the first time, but only about one percent of the Pentagon's total.
Necessity forced Cuban leaders to adopt an environmentally friendly, self-reliant strategy that can aid the Earth's well being and humanity's survival.
In the first entry on a two-part series, we look at how Cuban leaders could forge a new environmental mission in 2012.
If the military maintains a strong commitment to clean energy, it can play a unique role in the development of reduced carbon emissions sources.
You don't have to leave America to go to the Third World.