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Climate Change, Carbon Trading and Civil Society

Rehana Dada

Climate Change, Carbon Trading and Civil Society

Negative Returns on South African Investments

by Rehana Dada

  • 199 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Univ of Natal Pr .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Public Policy - Environmental Policy,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPatrick Bond (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12067289M
    ISBN 101869141415
    ISBN 109781869141417
    OCLC/WorldCa317980250

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The Economics of Climate Change, which estimates climate change costs of % of global GDP at current warming rates. Stern calls for demand-reduction of emissions-intensive products, energy efficiency, avoiding deforestation and new low-carbon technology, and.

Jul 31, Carbon Trading and Civil Society book The Executive Director of the Climate Alliance Germany talks about the role of governments, the civil society, and other stakeholders, to combat climate change in Author: The Beam. Jul 29,  · In this book, activists report on the World People's Conference on Climate Change in Bolivia in April This alternative conference developed radical demands for civil society and.

Climate change, carbon trading and civil society: negative returns on South African investments. Can global warming be mitigated by carbon trading. With climate change posing perhaps the gravest threat to humanity in coming decades, and with free market economics still hegemonic, it.

In tackling these problems, this book addresses climate change, the dangerous mitigation strategy most commonly termed carbon trading, and civil society reactions, including the crucial new countervailing strategy emerging in various sites: ‘leave the oil in the soil’, keep the nonrenewable resources in the ground.

We focus on the South. This book is about the 21st session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), or COP21, held from 30 November to 11 December in Paris, which brought together around 40, participants in total with delegates representing each country, observers, and civil society ogmaexpo.com: Graciela Chichilnisky.

Climate Change and Society [John Urry] on ogmaexpo.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book explores the significance of human behaviour to understanding the causes and impacts of changing climates and to assessing varied ways of responding to such changes.

So far the discipline that has represented and modelled such human behaviour is economics. By contrast Climate Cited by: Dec 26,  · 1. Climate change and carbon trading By Jayappa PALB Dept.

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of Plant Pathology 2 3. Bond, P, R Dada and G Erion (eds) () Climate Change, Carbon Trading and Civil Society: Negative Returns on South African Investments. Amsterdam, Rozenberg Publishers, and Pietermaritzburg, University of KwaZulu-Natal Press.

Bond, P () (ed.) Beyond Enclavity in African Economies: The Enduring Work of Guy Mhone. Aug 18,  · The Oxford Handbook of Climate Change and Society John S. Dryzek, Richard B. Norgaard, David Schlosberg OUP Oxford, Aug 18, - Political Science - pages/5(3). The Civil Society Coalition on Climate Change (or CSCCC) is an entity that maintains a website and describes itself as a global group of non-profit organizations with a mission of "seek[ing] to educate the public about the science and economics of climate change in an impartial manner." The Coalition identifies its membership as including Jun 07,  · Mr.

Trudeau has made battling climate change a top priority since his election inand Canadian provinces and American states have been dealing directly with one another on a Author: Ian Austen. May 21,  · Civil society plays key roles in pushing for new laws, programmes, policies or strategies on climate change, in holding governments to account on their commitments; in identifying the lack of joined-up government responses to climate change; and in ensuring that national policy making does not forget the poor and vulnerable.

Carbon Trading The Basics will give you all the basic information and knowledge you need to get started in the industry, find out if the carbon market and carbon trading are right for you, or both. It will also help you save months of confusing research trying to figure it all out on your own.

It introduces the key topics, themes, layers, and issues related to climate change. It concludes with a discussion of the structure of the book. It begins with the science that first identified climate change as a problem, and how it is received by and in society and ogmaexpo.com by: 3.

The Oxford Handbook of Climate Change and Society presents an analysis of this issue that draws on the best thinking on questions of how climate change affects human systems, and how societies can, do, and should respond. Key topics covered include the history of the issues, the social and political reception of climate science, the denial of that science by individuals and organized interests.

Jan 25,  · This publication, therefore, takes a broad look at several dimensions of carbon trading. It analyses the problems arising from the emerging global carbon market pertaining to the environment, social justice and human rights, and investigates climate mitigation alternatives.

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Ten reasons why carbon markets will not bring about radical emissions reduction Introduction The global scale and impacts of the climate crisis are now widely recognized, as is the need to radically reduce greenhouse gas emissions [1,2]. If we are to avoid danger - ous climate change, the world will need to.

Oct 04,  · Financing climate change is an important part of the World Bank Group's business. Our focus has resulted in significant financing flowing to support low-emissions and resilient development.

For example, mitigation support for the world's poorest countries through the Bank's IDA reached $ billion during fiscal yearwhile the IFC's mitigation financing increased 50 percent to $ billion.Since the carbon market has grown to nearly $ billion per annum.

This new book examines all the main legal issues which are raised by this explosion of what is now called carbon finance. It covers not only the Kyoto Flexibility Mechanisms but also the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) that is in the process of reform and other national and voluntary schemes.Carbon Trade Watch | Thursday, 16 May Civil society organizations and social movements around the world tell California’s Governor that “Trading emissions is NOT a solution to climate change” To: The Honourable Jerry Brown, Governor of California - The California REDD Offset Working Group (Via website ogmaexpo.com).