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Climate policy--from Rio to Kyoto

S. Fred Singer

Climate policy--from Rio to Kyoto

a political issue for 2000--and beyond

by S. Fred Singer

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Published by Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Stanford University in Stanford, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatic changes -- Government policy.,
  • Greenhouse gases -- Government policy.,
  • Energy policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 40-49).

    StatementS. Fred Singer.
    SeriesHoover Institution essays in public policy -- no. 102., Essays in public policy -- no. 102.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC981.8.C5 S56 2000, QC981.8.C5 S56 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 49 p. :
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17704003M
    ISBN 100817943722
    LC Control Number00044849

      Why Rio failed in the past and how it can succeed this time This article is more than 8 years old Cicero Lucena and John Gummer set out their plans for success at the Rio+20 sustainable. Reviews and Endorsements. In , 38 relatively rich nations agreed at Kyoto to reduce by their greenhouse gas emissions, mainly carbon dioxide from fossil fuels, to below levels.

      REVISITING RIO. For more than 15 years, the universally recognized foundation for all international climate policy has been the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), a . Environment Tackling climate change from Kyoto to Paris and beyond. The Kyoto Protocol, which created the first binding targets to limit greenhouse gas emissions, went into effect in February

    On a global scale, climate-change policy is guided by two major treaties: the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) of and the associated Kyoto Protocol to the UNFCCC (named after the city in Japan where it was concluded). The . The route the circus took from Rio to Kyoto () to Bali () and to Copenhagen () is detailed by Darwall, a meticulous and occasionally caustic chronicler with a sharp eye for the.


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