20 Sep '11, 2pm

Bill Clinton: The fight against #climate change must capture the imaginations of ordinary people #CGI2011

Bill Clinton: The fight against #climate change must capture the imaginations of ordinary people #CGI2011

The Clinton Global Initiative 2011 is underway in New York City, and the international elite has once again gathered in Midtown Manhattan to forge new commitments that attempt to tackle the planet's most pressing problems. The opening plenary session gathered heads of state from both wealthy and developing nations, and served as a precursor to the COP17 climate talks approaching in Durban, South Africa. Leaders from poorer nations like Bangladesh, Grenada, and Mali, all called for a legally binding global framework for reducing carbon emissions. The President of the European Commission said that the EU is willing to sign on to such a framework, but only if other major carbon-polluting nations around the world are too. Sheikh Hasina, the prime minister of Bangladesh, pointed out that the projected one meter of sea level rise that's slated to hit under the current emissions ...

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