2OUR PLANET MAGAZINECLIMATE CHANGE AND THE CRYOSPHERE
Minister o theEnvironment o Norway......calls or political leadership to revive internationalnegotiations — and keep the world’s ice rozen....asks or commitment at the political,corporate and grassroots level to combatclimate change.
a dierent planet - page 7
...outlines new solutions or anaccumulating problem, anddescribes how his country isaiming to become carbon neutral.
new dynamics - page 12
Minister o Environmentand Energy o Costa Rica and President o UNEP’s Governing Council and the GlobalMinisterial Environment Forum...
agenda or action - page 9
2005UNEP Champion o theEarth or North America, andInternational Chair o theInuit Circumpolar Conerence2002–2006......argues that the eects o climate change onthe Arctic and its people should be seen as amatter o human rights.
a human issue - page 14
Yvo de Boer,
ExecutiveSecretary o the UNFramework Convention onClimate Change...
china: climate changeand development - page 16
...examines the challenge beore theworld’s astest developing nation.
co-Chair, Working Group 1o the Intergovernmental Panelon Climate Change and, until April2007, Administrator o the ChinaMeteorological Administration...
Susana Bischof, Graciela Canziani andPatricia Centurión,
explain the importance o water rom glaciers and snowmelt in Latin Americaand suggest how to adapt to its disappearance.
snow, ice and lie - page 18
Vice President and Chie Sustainability Ocer o Dupont...
action works - page 22
...calls or a coordinated global approachor reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Division Head o Mountain Environment and NaturalResources Inormation System at theInternational Centre or IntegratedMountain Development...
rock star,campaigner and politician......describes the rapid retreat o the glacierso the Himalayas and calls or urgentaction to tackle the resulting dangers.
mountain tsunamis - page 20
alsopage 3 reectionspage 4 peoplepage 8 verbatim and numberspage 9 bookspage 24 awards and eventspage 25 wwwpage 26 products
...describes climate change as a “once in ageneration opportunity.
green soundtrack - page 27
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