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Climate report: World's poorest will suffer most

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posted on Apr, 7 2007 @ 11:47 AM
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Climate report: World's poorest will suffer most


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BRUSSELS, Belgium (AP) -- The world faces increased hunger and water shortages in the poorest countries, massive floods and avalanches in Asia, and species extinction unless nations adapt to climate change and halt its progress, according to a report approved Friday by an international conference on global warming.

Agreement came after an all-night session during which key sections were deleted from the draft and scientists angrily confronted government negotiators who they feared were watering down their findings.

"It has been a complex exercise," said Rajendra Pachauri, chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

Several scientists objected to the editing of the final draft by government negotiators but, in the end, agreed to compromises. However, some scientists vowed never to take part in the process again.

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posted on Apr, 7 2007 @ 11:48 AM
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Originally posted by RRconservative
The End of the World is near! Women, children, and minorities hit hardest!


Might want to add the poor to that list.

I feel real bad for poor children.


Children bear brunt of climate warming: report. Which is true? Make up your minds!

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[edit on 7/4/2007 by enjoies05]



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