The South African Civil Society Information Service /// 22/11/2011
One of the major threats stemming from climate change is increased water scarcity.
The South African government’s National Climate Change Response White Paper released in October this year argues, (...)
Building People’s Sovereignty in South East Asia Region
Refuse and Oppose the Domination of Global Capitalism
Bali - November 18, 2011
We, Indonesian people, representations of (...)
Down to earth /// 06/10/2011
Next year, in June, world leaders will get together in the joyful city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to mark 20 years of UNCED—the Earth Summit (see Down to Earth, May 15, 1992).
Unbelievably, it (...)
Links /// 06/10/2011
Will the host city for the November-December world climate summit, COP17, clean up its act? The launch of Durban’s strategy, Towards a Low Carbon City suggests the new municipal leaders are (...)
The South African Civil Society Information Service /// 05/10/2011
The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) negotiations to be hosted in Durban later this year, with this round of talks commonly referred to as COP 17, must not be seen (...)