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Why ExxonMobil must be taken to task over climate denial funding

Why ExxonMobil must be taken to task over climate denial funding

a commentary by Bob Ward  1 July, 2009

ExxonMobil should keep its promise by ending its financial support for lobby groups that mislead the public about climate change, writes Bob Ward. The Guardian


Lord Stern wins Blue Planet Prize and the Royal Geographical Society’s Patron’s Medal

Press release  30 June, 2009

Nicholas Stern… has won two prestigious environmental awards: the Blue Planet Prize, and the Royal Geographical Society’s Patron’s Medal, in recognition of his work on the economics of climate change read more »


Lord Stern welcomes Gordon Brown’s speech on climate change and highlights needs of developing world

Press release  26 June, 2009

Nicholas Stern… said: “This is a timely initiative by Gordon Brown to break the international deadlock over climate change, and he rightly identifies finance as the key stumbling block. Rich countries want to see commitments by developing countries to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and tackle climate change before offering financial support, but the developing countries want strong financial backing from the rich world before they make significant commitments.” read more »


Leading US researcher says vested interests of fossil fuel companies still active in political debate

Press release  6 May, 2009

Leading US researcher says vested interests of fossil fuel companies still active in political debate read more »


Leading international experts to discuss impact of financial crisis on carbon markets

Press release  5 May, 2009

Leading experts from around the world are gathering today (5 May 2009) at London School of Economics and Political Science to discuss the impact of the current global financial crisis … read more »


Why global warming could make or break south-east Asia

Why global warming could make or break south-east Asia

a commentary by Nicholas Stern  5 May, 2009

South-east Asia has the most to lose from global warming but could gain much by developing a low-carbon future. The Guardian


Tiny steps in a marathon

Tiny steps in a marathon

a commentary by Nicholas Stern, Alex Bowen, Sam Fankhauser  24 April, 2009

Nicholas Stern, Alex Bowen and Sam Fankhauser: We still have a long way to go, but this week’s climate decisions inch us towards the big target the Guardian


Science Extra: Nicholas Stern’s Blueprint for a Safer Planet lecture at the London School of Economics

Science Extra: Nicholas Stern’s Blueprint for a Safer Planet lecture at the London School of Economics

a commentary by Nicholas Stern  23 April, 2009

Lord Stern outlines the climate change crisis and how we can solve it in a lecture at the London School of Economics on 21 April 2009 the Guardian


Nicholas Stern’s reaction to green budget measures

Nicholas Stern’s reaction to green budget measures

a commentary by Nicholas Stern  22 April, 2009

Author of the Stern review gives his verdict on the green measures announced in Alistair Darling’s 2009 budget the Guardian


The point of no return

The point of no return

a commentary by Nicholas Stern  30 March, 2009

In an exclusive extract from his new book, Nicholas Stern argues that the time for debate on climate change is well and truly over. The Guardian