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Climate change disaster reduction planning: moving from periphery to centre

(This article was originally posted here)   Climate change is a clear and present danger, forcing countries to evolve their policies constantly to keep up, participants at the World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction said today.  “It’s clear that climate change is going to have dramatic consequences for disaster risk reduction, particularly for poorer countries,”…

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Energy and climate change

(This article was originally published here) Energy is the most talked about issue these days in the context of the growing world population, climate change, and the need to reduce our carbon footprint. Increasing the renewable energy mix is the way forward for all nations. While there are fast and slow movers in the race…