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November 23, 2015

Religion
The Moral and Political Dimensions of Climate Change

Religious scholars and leaders discuss international efforts to address climate change, including faith-based approaches to environmental justice.

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April 1, 2014

Global
World Bank Announces Increased Lending to Support Goal of Ending Extreme Poverty

One year into the World Bank's campaign to eliminate extreme poverty by 2030, Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank, joins CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera to discuss the progress that has been mad…

January 16, 2009

Meltdown: The Impact of Climate Change on the Tibetan Plateau

Most of Asia's major rivers find their source on the Tibetan plateau. However as the global temperature rises, Tibet’s glaciers are melting and grassland permafrost is thawing at an alarming rate. …

September 21, 2009

Climate Change
Achieving a Deal on Climate Change: A European Union View on Copenhagen

Watch European Commission President José Manuel Barroso speak about the economic, moral, and environmental effects of climate change and the steps the European Union is taking to address this challen…

September 21, 2009

Climate Change
Achieving a Deal on Climate Change: A European Union View on Copenhagen

Related Readings: The Canadian Oil Sands: Energy Security vs. Climate Change Independent Task Force on Climate Change Crisis Guide: Climate Change Copenhagen’s Inconvenient Truth: How to Salvage …