Daily Archives: August 31, 2009

Pay now, or pay more later… global climate adaptation price tag climbs, says new report

The financial costs of supporting the global population in a climate-disrupted world were significantly underestimated in a series of 2007 background papers for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and other key reports, according to an independent … Continue reading

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Obama on 4th anniversary of Katrina: We must be more prepared for future disasters and challenges

“On this anniversary, we are focused on the threat from hurricanes. But we must also be prepared for a broad range of dangers,” President Obama said in his August 29 weekly address, on Lessons and Renewal Out of the Gulf … Continue reading

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