World Green Summit

May 10, 2012 – (via Business Standard) Countries in Asia and the Pacific are at a crossroads and must strike a balance between rising prosperity and rising emissions as their success or failure will have repercussions worldwide, the United Nations Development Programme has said in a new report.

“The Asia-Pacific region must continue to grow economically to lift millions out of poverty, but it must also respond to climate change to survive. Growing first and cleaning up later is no longer an option,” says the Asia-Pacific Human Development Report 2012–One Planet to Share: Sustaining Human Progress in a changing Climate. Continue reading>>  or read the report here.

 

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