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Category Archives: international
Paris Climate Change Agreement, 2015: the good, the bad and the ugly.
A lot has been written on the Paris international agreement on climate change. To try and cut through all those words to the essential issues, here is our very brief analytic summary. The good Aspiration of no more than 1.5ºC … Continue reading
Posted in Climate Change, environment, international Tagged aviation, climate change, COP21, majority world, news, Paris, policy 4 Comments
Solidarity with Syriza
Last month I attended a Syriza solidarity meeting hosted by the recently formed Left Unity. Guest speakers at the event included Joana Ramiro, journalist at the Morning Star and Kevin Ovenden, journalist and political activist and member of the Respect … Continue reading
Posted in international, news Tagged austerity, degrowth, economic growth, Greece, Robert Brown, solidarity, Syriza 1 Comment
IPCC, energy and economic growth – are we brave enough?
updated 14 April, 2014. Here is a quote from the new IPCC report on how to cut emissions. The summary can be found here: http://report.mitigation2014.org/spm/ipcc_wg3_ar5_summary-for-policymakers_approved.pdf “ Globally, economic and population growth continue to be the most important drivers of increases … Continue reading
Posted in In Place of Growth, international Tagged climate change, economic growth, energy, IPCC 3 Comments
Steady State Goes Global « Center for the Advancement of the Steady State Economy
http://steadystate.org/steady-statesmanship-goes-global/ ” we have finally reached a point where UN member states and staff, including Secretary General Ban Ki Moon, are open to consider models for economic development beyond business as usual.” Worth a read. From CASSE
Posted in economics, international, news Tagged CASSE, United Nations 1 Comment