Climate change

22 May 2017 | Olafur Eliasson, Artist and founder of Little Sun

My son recently asked me whether he had saved much CO2 from being emitted into the air by using the Little Sun solar lamp I designed.

Harnessing Emerging Opportunities

Climate change is globally acknowledged as one of the most significant development challenges facing humanity. There is increasing evidence that climate change is directly affecting the social, economic and human development of countries.

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Bridging the divide: addressing vulnerability and inequality

The second National Human Development Report for the Maldives – ‘Bridging the divide: addressing vulnerability and inequality’ – finds that ensuring equitable distribution of developmental gains amongst the Maldivian people has proved to be a challenge.

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Butterfly
17 June 2014 | Inge Kaul

‘Vulnerability’ and ‘resilience’ are among the new catch-words of the international community.

2007/8 HDR Swedish - Summary

Klimatförändringarna är vår tids avgörande utvecklingsfråga. All utveckling handlar ytterst om att människor ska ha möjlighet att förverkliga sig själva så att de kan välja hur de vill leva sina liv.

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2007/8 HDR Russian - Summary

Последствия того, как мы поступаем в отношении изменений климата сегодня, будут действовать и через столетие, и позднее. Та часть изменений, что обусловлена вы- бросом парниковых газов, в обозримом будущем необратима.

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2007/8 HDR Russian

Последствия того, как мы поступаем в отношении изменений климата сегодня, будут действовать и через столетие, и позднее. Та часть изменений, что обусловлена вы- бросом парниковых газов, в обозримом будущем необратима.

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Combater as alterações climáticas: Solidariedade humana num mundo dividido
2007/8 HDR Portuguese - Summary

O modo como actuamos hoje relativamente às alterações climáticas acarreta consequências que perdurarão um século ou mais. Num futuro próximo, o resultado das emissões de gases com efeito de estufa não será reversível.

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Combater as alterações climáticas: Solidariedade humana num mundo dividido
2007/8 HDR Portuguese

O modo como actuamos hoje relativamente às alterações climáticas acarreta consequências que perdurarão um século ou mais. Num futuro próximo, o resultado das emissões de gases com efeito de estufa não será reversível.

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