TITLE

A step forward

AUTHOR(S)
Ware, Joe
PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
Reform Magazine;Nov2014, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author shares his experience of taking part in the People's Climate March in New York in September 2014, ahead of the United Nations Climate Summit, which featured people from different religious background like Muslims. Jews, and Jains. Topics discussed include an announcement made by China regarding its greenhouse gas emissions, low carbon investments, and public support to prevent climate change.
ACCESSION #
109183922

 

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