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“IN WORST CLIMATE SCENARIO, MY KIDS LIVE IN A WORLD WITHOUT CORAL REEFS, WITH ACID OCEANS AND WARS OVER WATER –Jim Yong Kim @WorldBank #Davos #ygl
Jan 11, 2013 - IPS INTERNATIONAL
Experts on the health of our planet are terrified of the future. They can clearly see the coming collapse of global civilisation from an array of interconnected environmental problems. Global collapse of human civilisation seems likely, write Paul Ehrlich and his partner Anne Ehrlich in the prestigious science journal, Proceedings of the Royal Society.
Paul Ehrlich, president of the Center for Conservation Biology at Stanford University told IPS: ... "we must tell the truth about what’s happening and challenge people to do something to prevent it... This collapse will take the form of a ...gradual breakdown because famines, epidemics and resource shortages cause a disintegration of central control within nations, in concert with disruptions of trade and conflicts over increasingly scarce necessities” ... http://www.ipsnews.net/2013/01/experts-fear-collapse-of-global-civilisation/
IN NATURE, MYRIAD LESSONS FOR EFFECTIVE SUSTAINABILITY LEADERSHIP, Jan 28, 2013 | Sustainable Brands http://www.scoop.it/t/environmental-and-human-health/p/3995631889/in-nature-myriad-lessons-for-effective-sustainability-leadership-sustainable-brands
AN URGENT MEMO TO THE WORLD « The Natural Eye Project http://thenaturaleye.wordpress.com/2012/07/12/an-urgent-memo-to-the-world/
MAKE YOUR MONEY AND RUN : Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, Nov 30 2012 (IPS) - FOREIGN MINING SAPS A THIRSTY GOBI DESERT - | The Oyu Tolgoi largest copper-gold mine in the world operating in the southern Gobi desert in Mongolia has become a symbol of a looming crisis: a limited water supply that could be exhausted within a decade, seriously threatening the lives and livelihoods of the local population. Inter Press Service http://www.ipsnews.net/2012/11/mining-saps-a-thirsty-desert/