Keeping the Paris Agreement’s climate technology promise

Stephen Minas
Research fellow at the Transnational Law Institute, King’s College London

This post was originally posted by Eco-Business.

Technology is central to the challenge of preventing dangerous climate change. December’s Paris Agreement delivered a strong mandate for countries to ramp up cooperation on technology development and transfer to deal with climate change. Continue reading “Keeping the Paris Agreement’s climate technology promise”

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Extreme weather events and international responsibility

Dr. Chamu Kuppuswamy
Expert in public international law and a member of UNESCO Man and Biosphere (MAB) UK Urban Forum, Senior Lecturer at the School of Law and Assistant Director of Research at the School of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities (SSAHRI) at the University of Hertfordshire 

 

I came to India for a conference and stayed on for a bit as India is home. As I sit here, stuck in South India because of an extreme weather event, nearly all of my wardrobe gone, part of the household’s attempt at contributing to the massive relief effort underway to help people in the disaster struck areas, the thought of more shopping heartens me. I do like shopping for ethnic wear.

Relief, eh?!

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