Monthly Archives: November 2014

Club De Madrid General Assembly – video message by Christiana Figueres


climateconference

Published on Nov 30, 2014

Speaking via video to the Club de Madrid General Assembly, Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the UNFCCC, recognized this group of influential leaders for their previous work on climate change and urged the group to build on this foundation for action in this crucial moment in the international climate talks.

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IOM – Human Mobility, Environment and Climate – video message


climateconference

Published on Nov 30, 2014

In remarks to the International Organization for Migration at their High-Level Panel on Human Mobility, Environment and Climate, UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres highlighted the need to address climate change for mobility and migration reasons and the great potential to keep communities secure through climate action.

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Noam Chomsky on Peak Oil, Economics, Financial Markets, Bailouts, Investment, Climate Change 1998 2

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Published on Oct 13, 2014

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Noam Chomsky (2014): Markets Sharply Restrict Choices

Parecon Finland

Published on Nov 17, 2014
Professor Noam Chomsky discusses the devastating impacts of market structures. Interview was recorded on July 23rd, 2014 (Boston, MIT) by Antti Jauhiainen & Joona-Hermanni Mäkinen (Parecon Finland).

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Noam Chomsky on Ferguson (2014)


The Chomsky Videos

Published on Nov 30, 2014

Date – November 26, 2014

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Thirteen countries move closer to eradicating hunger


Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN

Published on Nov 30, 2014

This short animation illustrates the progress made by many countries in achieving the hunger reduction target set at the World Food Summit in 1996 and the hunger target of the first Millennium Development Goal, MDG1c. Brazil, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Iran, Kiribati, Malaysia, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, the Philippines and Uruguay are the latest in a growing list of countries to make great strides in combating undernourishment.

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Our Daily Poison: How Chemicals Have Contaminated the Food Chain

http://www.truth-out.org/progressivepicks/item/27667-our-daily-poison-how-chemicals-have-contaminated-the-food-chain

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