Africa: Focus On Poverty – Cash for Sound Climate Plans

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  • 2014•04•10     allAfrica.com

    Excerpt from the article by Roger Williamson:

    A rise in average global temperatures of four degrees Celsius or more could overwhelm development efforts. But UN University rector David Malone has suggested that the “catastrophist” tendency in development thinking – though understandable as a “fundraiser” – is unhelpful as it devalues the positive changes of the last 20 years.