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EVENTS: Note these events are all accessed HERE.

  • Climate Change Economics, Energy Finance Seminar 3/1/12 - Fordham U

  • COP17 Climate Conference in Durban - Background

  • 24 Hours of Reality - Al Gore's Climate Reality Project

  • Moving Planet 24Sep2011

  • CSD 19 at the UN, May 2011

  • Bangkok Climate Talks April 2011

  • Awakening to the Present, Preparing for the Future

  • CLIMATE / KLIMA 2011 on-line climate risk-management conference

  • Defense, National Security and Climate Change

  • DPI-NGO Cancun Briefing

  • World Mayors Summit on Climate

  • World Climate Summit (Business)

  • Down 2 Earth: Global Conference on Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change

  • Local Climate Action: 10/10/10 from 350.org

  • Energy for Development Event UN NY 28Apr2010

  • UN Sunday on Climate Change

  • Sustainability and Climate Change Panel at UUA GA 24Jun10

  • Africa Carbon Forum 2010

  • UU-UNO Spring Seminar on Climate Change

  • Tools for Change Workshop CCAN

  • Earth Day April 22 UUMFE

  • COP16 Conference Cancun, Mexico Dec 2010 

  • Implementing Climate Change Policy Conference

  • Copenhagen COP15 Conference News

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Last updated 1/2018
 
 

  • Climate Risk and UU Issues Featured Article Climate Risk and UU Issues Climate Risk and UU Issues

      Climate change is strongly linked to UU issues. So climate change should be "back on the front page" for UUs. This essay spells out the argument. Climate Risk... More »

  • Carbon Tax Bill introduced by Rep. Stark Featured News Article Carbon Tax Bill introduced by Rep. Stark Carbon Tax Bill introduced by Rep. Stark

    Stark Introduces Carbon Tax Bill to Reduce Emissions, Deficit 
CBO Says Carbon Tax is Most Economically Efficient Way to Cut Carbon Emissions WASHINGTON October 24, 2011 -... More »

  • Earth Summit Rio+20 Paper (CoNGO CSD) Featured Article Earth Summit Rio+20 Paper (CoNGO CSD) Earth Summit Rio+20 Paper (CoNGO CSD)

    CoNGO CSD Earth Summit 2012 Discussion Paper(function() { var scribd = document.createElement("script"); scribd.type = "text/javascript"; scribd.async = true; scribd.src =... More »

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