‘School report’ on saving the planet (Day 130)

Barack Obama and Ban Ki-moon - Frederic Legrand - Shutterstock.com
Barack Obama and Ban Ki-moon. Photo credit: Frederic Legrand – Shutterstock.com

Earlier this year, I went on record as saying that: ‘We are sleep-walking into a catastrophic climate change future’.

It was a statement I made in response to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s report: Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability.

My perception was that ‘short-term energy policies and ‘political fiddling’ were failing to provide the solutions needed – and fast enough’.

With these thoughts in mind, I was very interested in the outcomes of the United Nation’s Climate Change Summit 2014 held last week. Further down, I’ve ‘graded’ the summit in the form of a school report.

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