- Protect our land and water from mining. - Honesty and integrity in politics - Local jobs - People before profits - Improved heath and education services.
Friday, 4 January 2013
SMH Article:Delay climate action - and pay: report
An agreement by almost 200 nations to curb rising greenhouse gas
emissions from 2020 will be far more costly than taking action now to
tackle climate change, according to research published on Wednesday.
measures to cut emissions would give a far better chance of keeping
global warming within an agreed U.N. limit of 2 degrees Celsius (3.6F)
above pre-industrial times to avert more floods, heatwaves, droughts and
rising sea levels.