06 Aug '12, 8am

Youth groups take to the courts over intergenerational equity and #climate change - #Rio+20 booted IGE into touch...

Youth groups take to the courts over intergenerational equity and #climate change - #Rio+20 booted IGE into touch...

NASA climate scientist Dr. James Hansen submitted a declaration supporting the youths’ appeal to the Washington Supreme Court in which he states, “Further delay of meaningful action to address climate change vastly increases the risk of irretrievable damage to the climate system. Delaying action to return the atmospheric CO2 concentration to approximately 350 ppm by the end of the century may doom the prospect of stabilizing the Earth’s climate system and mitigating human suffering.”

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