Climate Change

Atmospheric Trust Litigation: Defining Sovereign Obligations in Climate Recovery

March 27, 2014 by Mary Christina Wood
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A global litigation strategy called Atmospheric Trust Litigation may prove instrumental in establishing responsibility for restoring the atmospheric trust.

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Re-Gearing for a New Climate Agreement

March 24, 2014 by Rishikesh Bhandary
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The risk that we currently face in the climate change negotiations is the institutionalization of a process that is inadequately equipped to inspire and sustain deep mitigation cuts while keeping pace with the evolving demands of climate science.

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How China and the United States Can Work Together to Tackle Global Climate Change

March 17, 2014 by Gao Hairan
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As the two top greenhouse gas emitters, economies, and energy users in the world, China and the United States must work together more cooperatively to combat climate change and to help the globe build a low-carbon future.

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Climate Change: Defining the Problem Correctly

March 13, 2014 by Bruce Everett
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Climate negotiations are solely lacking in three critical areas: a clear definition of the problem, a realistic plan for its solution, and a deep understanding of the interests of the key parties involved.

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An Interview with Eli Ben-Shoshan, Global Strategic Planning Director for Industrial Biosciences at DuPont

March 11, 2014 by Forum Staff
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In an interview with The Fletcher Forum, Eli Ben-Shoshan discusses renewable energy technologies, the future of genetically modified foods, and the role of the private sector in mitigating the effects of climate change.

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Overcoming Climate Politics

March 10, 2014 by Johannah Bernstein and Renske Vos
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While science should be the authoritative basis of sound climate policy, political considerations outweigh the scientific imperative for effective response and action.

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