TITLE

The Geneva Association: Climate change - How much do we know?

PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Asia Insurance Review;Feb2009, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explains the need for the people to take action in preventing the existence and effect of climate changes. This action is needed immediately since the effect of this climate change will impact the lives of the people's future children especially the numerous catastrophes in the future. Climate change's extreme effects are probably the changes in extreme weather events.
ACCESSION #
36847087

 

Related Articles

  • Atmospheric warming and climate change: The weather machine is running in top gear.  // Asia Insurance Review;Feb2009, p54 

    The article discusses the impact of using the weather machine on the increasing temperature due to greenhouse gases. According to the author, weather machine runs in top gear which brings more intensive severe weather conditions. The article also shares what kind of strategy being used by Munich...

  • DISASTER MANAGEMENT SYSTEM OF PAKISTAN. IRSHAD, Muhammad; ALI, Arshad; IQBAL, Shahid // Acta Technica Corvininesis - Bulletin of Engineering;Apr-Jun2015, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p125 

    Disasters, natural or manmade, are part of challenges faced by human beings while they are living on the earth in any community. One thing common with all the disasters is that they cannot be averted. For the nations, the task is to deal with circumstances emerging sequel to any disaster. This...

  • What do we owe our descendants? gray, fred // Clarendon Enterprise (TX);5/8/2014, Vol. 25 Issue 19, p2 

    The author notes the climate-induced catastrophes that people should be prepared for including the deep cold in Europe and extreme weather events resulting in a series of droughts, floods and harvest failures and ways to consider the impact of climate change.

  • Six Asian countries among world's 10 nations worst affected by climate change.  // Asia Insurance Review;Jan2010, p14 

    The article reports that Bangladesh, Vietnam, India, Myanmar, China and the Philippines are listed by the 2010 Global Climate Risk Index among the world's ten nations worst affected by climate change.

  • Problems with geoengineering schemes to combat climate change. Bala, G. // Current Science (00113891);1/10/2009, Vol. 96 Issue 1, p41 

    The accelerated rate of increase in atmospheric CO2 concentration in recent years has revived the idea of stabilizing the global climate through geoengineering schemes. Majority of the proposed geoengineering schemes will attempt to reduce the amount of solar radiation absorbed by our planet....

  • Building a Climate-Resilient Nation. Knobloch, Kevin // Catalyst (1539-3410);Spring2013, p3 

    The author argues that the response to climate change should be both reactive and proactive. Changes which have to be confronted as climate change becomes a reality are identified. The commitment of the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) to developing strategies for both adaptation and...

  • We all have a role in solving climate change. Burack, Thomas S. // New Hampshire Business Review;4/13/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p24 

    The author reflects on the important role played by individuals in addressing climate change. He argues on the actions established by the government to reduce the effect of greenhouse gas emissions, thereby lessening its effect on the Earth's climate. The author points out on the list of ways...

  • Comparing Different Approaches to Addressing Environmental Behavioural Change: A Review of Ten Case Studies from Denmark. Gausset, Quentin // Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies;2013, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p30 

    Environmental behaviour change is one of the keys to address global warming. his paper presents ten Danish case studies which attempt to promote environmentally friendly behaviour. hey were implemented in four different municipalities and studied within the Citizen Driven Environmental Action...

  • Carbon pricing kick start needed.  // Modern Power Systems;Dec2007, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p8 

    The article focuses on the call of Vattenfall chief executive Lars Josefsson on business leaders and governments to develop a global policy framework to combat climate change. According to the author, Josefsson has outlined the Combat Climate Change's (3C's) recently launched roadmap at the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics