Environment and Ecology
The Friendship Office promotes policies that address the structural causes of climate change. We realize that the valiant community based development and reforestation efforts that we support can literally be swept away without binding global policies.

News and Analysis

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Sarah Laskow, "The Nation". A year ago, it seemed possible-likely, even-that President Barack Obama would sweep into the international negotiations on climate change at Copenhagen and make serious progress on the tangle of issues at stake. The reality was quite different . This year, the...
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I want to begin reminding that the impacts of Climate change we are living today are not a punishment that falls from heaven.  Those have their historical responsibles: those who took our resoucers, our rights and our richness and now have the duty to honor their Debt in order to allow...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   MAY 6, 2010 CONTACT: MEGAN MORRISSEY – 202-365-6900  INGRID SABJA – 973-738-2301 New York – On Friday, May 7th, President Evo Morales of Bolivia will personally present UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon with the conclusions of the World People...
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Social movements from around the world are mobilising for the 16th Conference of the Parties (COP 16) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) that will take place in Cancun from 29 November to 10...
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The World People’s Climate Change Summit Agreement Summary of Central Points May 2010 Foreign Ministry of the Plurinational State of Bolivia