Climate Change

Climate change is an important issue that must be addressed by all nations multi-laterally. It is certainly one of this century's greatest destabilizing forces which undermines our global economy, threatens our health and increasingly leads to military conflict. Climate change topics include sustainable agriculture, energy security, climate-related conflict and climate negotiations and agreements.

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The UN is inviting Heads of State along with business leaders to a Climate Summit this fall in New York. Our world requires a global effort to mobilize action on climate change!

News and Updates

Illegal fires used to clear a forest
October 22, 2014 - 1:00pm EDT
When we think of forests, we think of those in the Amazon, China, Congo, Canada and many more places throughout the world. People throughout history have been drawn to forests, intrigued by the mysteries, adventures, and animals hidden within them. Forests today cover about 30 percent of the earth's surface, but each year we lose an area equivalent to the size of Panama.   Deforestation is the driving force behind the [...] Read More
September 27, 2014 - 1:00pm EDT
Marked with enthusiasm and high expectations, the United Nations kicked off its long anticipated Climate Summit in New York City on September 23rd. Geared towards finding solutions and methods to combat climate change, nations converged at the summit while enormous marches in support took place globally. In New York City, over 400,000 people marched to express their grievances toward climate change and iterate the need [...] Read More
The rise in global carbon emissions between 1850-2009. (Data from Boden et al. 2012)
September 17, 2014 - 12:00pm EDT
 In our world, there has never been a greater threat to humanity since the emergence of climate change. Last week, the UN Meteorological Organization released a report that CO2 levels on our planet are rising at an uncontrollable rate. If that’s not concerning enough, most of the major greenhouse gases emitted into our atmosphere reached an all-time high level in the year 2013. Eventually, these gases will become more [...] Read More