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How to get poverty-stricken communities to adapt to climate change

How to get poverty-stricken communities to adapt to climate change

Because the truth is, although the impact of climate change will be felt by all, the extremes will hit some harder than others. The irony is that the people and communities least responsible for the greenhouse gas emissions will bear the brunt of the impacts. While this is in part due to geography, the overwhelming reason is poverty.

Durban: won’t somebody think of the children?

Durban: won’t somebody think of the children?

Despite low expectations for outcomes two-weeks of discussions in Durban will produce, there are several key issues on the negotiating table that would benefit from the inclusion of the perspective of children and young people.