David Hewitt of United Nations University Institute ~ Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS), introduces speakers with interdisciplinary expertise on Climate Analytics, Risk Management and Insurance from the Munich Climate Insurance Initiative (MCII) for the launch of their latest policy report entitled, ‘Making Climate Risk Insurance work for the most vulnerable : ‘InsuResilience’ ~ 7 Guiding Principles, […]
As a follow up on the agreed Global Goal on Adaptation requirement as per Paris agreement, panel speakers, Mr Harjeet Singh (Action Aid), Mr Sandeep Chamling Rai (WWF Intl.) and Mr Sven Harmeling (Care Intl.) present and speak on the launch of their Global Goal on Adaptation report and the ultimate objective of climate change […]
At an interview with Stuart Scott during COP 20 LIMA, he spoke on the subject of Neo Classical economics and expanded on his analysis of Earth’s Money and Economics defective operating system. The greatest threat to humanity is the collapse of Agriculture. Agricultural zones of the planet would move further north and south, mostly further […]
Corporate Accountability Int. speaker Tamar Lawrence-Samuel, on influencing Corporations on their Climate Policies. Corporate green washing and conflict of interest with the primary objective of driving profits at the expense of the environment. Biggest polluting corporations are major sponsors of Coal fired Power Plants. Major Climate Change deniers in the US are sponsored 7 times […]
ADVOCATE DOUGLAS SHAW interviewed by Judy Sole on his case against major South African banks on behalf of a group of victims of unfair Bank repossession. SA Banks repossess more than 4 times the international average.Shaw says they repossess too quickly But worse – the houses are almost always sold at far less than their […]
COP 20 LIMA: Alix Mazounie from RAC-France, on Climate action, adaptation, mitigation and Green Fund finance. Government subsidies for the Fossil Fuel industry and Japan using Green Climate Action Funds to develop Coal Fired Power Stations in developing countries.
COP 20 Lima. Stuart Scott presentation on the Money Operating System, Neo-classic Economics and the role Money has played in the destruction of the global environment.
COP 20 LIMA Speaker on the transition from the present non-sustainable high carbon, low efficiency cities and economies, to sustainable low carbon high efficiency cities, economies and environments.
Al Gore speaks about the flawed GDP system which only measures growth and the impact on finite resources, lack of investment in education, health & family services. A Sustainability measurement system needs to be implemented in business plans & included in government policies globally.
The University of Earth: Urgent Action Series: COP 21 Paris 2015: Fuelling the Fire – the Big Polluters Bankrolling COP21, Tamar Lawrence-Samuel, Corporate Accountability International, Olivier Hoedeman, Corporate Europe Observatory, Asad Rehman, Friends of Earth, The Negative Influence of Transnational Corporations on Climate Policy