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Carbon Reduction – Al Gore

COP 20: Al Gore was optimistic about the agreements being reached. He spoke about the inadequacies of GDP at measuring the most important economic realities that we face, for example depletion of natural resources, the production of pollution and other negative externalities. In addition, positive externalities such as social inequality, ...

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Rachel Kyte – Multinational Banks

Rachel Kyte, the Vice President of the World Bank speaks about the journey that multinational banks are undertaking as regards the rights and expectations of third world people for sustainable development being undermined by Climate Change. A 2% rise in global temperatures will result in a 4-5% drop in growth ...

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Cop 21 – Various European Policy Makers for Health

The University of Earth: Urgent Action Series: Cop 21 Paris 2015: European Policy Makers – Introduction of Dr Zsuzsanna Jakab, Dr Christian Friis Bach, Dr Hans Bruvninckx, Dr Patrick Rampal discussing various European Policies for Air Pollution, Disease, Allergies, Circular Economies, Low Carbon Economies, Youth participation, Health and Environment Education

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Roger Godwin – Bees and Pollination

Roger Godwin, Project and Environmental Research, discussing Bees and the pollination services for the fruit industry. South Africa as a microcosm of what is happening globally. The American Foulbrood disease is just one disease being found in hives. There are not enough hives and bees left to manage pollination needed. ...

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