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World on the Edge: How to Prevent Environmental and Economic Collapse

January, 2011


This book authored by Lester Brown looks at the environmental threats to international stability and analyses the international cooperation needed to stem environmental deterioration.

We are facing issues of near-overwhelming complexity and unprecedented urgency. Our challenge is to think globally and develop policies to counteract environmental decline and economic collapse. The question is: Can we change direction before we go over the edge?

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The Paris Talks

Speaker: Teresa Ribera
Speaker: David Sandalow
Speaker: Leena Srivastava
Presider: Stewart Patrick

Experts discuss global climate diplomacy ahead of the  United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21/CMP11) in Paris.