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An Inconvenient Responsibility (Paperback)

Author: Lefeber, Rene

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According to recent scientific data, the quantified targets of the Climate Change Convention and the Kyoto Protocol to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases will not be sufficient to prevent anthropogenic dangerous interference with the climate system. It is not likely that the new targets that are currently being negotiated will prevent this either. It will therefore be necessary for countries to adapt to climate change, including a sea level rise. Unlike developed countries, such as the Netherlands, many developing countries do not have the technological, economic and administrative capacities to prepare their infrastructure and societies in time for the inevitable injurious consequences of climate change. Low-lying island states, such as the Maldives and Tuvalu, and low-lying coastal areas, such as some areas in Alaska and along the Gulf of Bengal, will (partially)disappear under sea level. This may result in mass migration of people and even peoples during this century. However, the


Publisher Eleven Intl Pub
Mfg Part# 9789077596685
SKU 211147804
Format Paperback
ISBN10 9077596682
Release Date 5/18/2009

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