Love and Respect

de Cordova, Daniel
June 2009
UN Chronicle;2009, Vol. 46 Issue 3/4, p73
The author focuses on the lack of respect of countries to the environment. He points out that Earth is on the border of a global warming process caused by the failure of countries to consider the risks that the environmental destruction represents. To control environmental degradation, he suggests the education of human beings to stimulate the reduction of unnecessary massive consumption.


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