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27 Jun2012

RIO+20: Earth Summit Negotiated the Size of the Zero

Published by Inter Press Service

Inter Press Service, 2012-06-07. RIO+20: Earth Summit Negotiated the Size of the Zero By Thalif Deen UNITED NATIONS, Jun 7 2012 (IPS) - Amidst much political fanfare, the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro concluded with the adoption of the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development and the landmark Agenda 21 blueprint for a sustainable future in the 21st century. Still, there was widespread disappointment over the final outcome of that conference – primarily because there were no firm funding commitments by the world’s rich nations. (...)...

27 Jun2012

Interview with Lomborg in Zero Hora

Published by Zero Hora

2012-05-05, Zero Hora Rio+20 na balança diplomática JÚLIA OTERO Nada de sair plantando árvores, proibir o uso de carro ou cortar de vez a emissão de monóxido de carbono. As medidas que provavelmente serão acordadas na Rio+20, entre 13 e 22 de junho, apenas renovam compromissos sela- dos há pelo menos vinte anos. Mes- mo assim, desponta na conferência um provável vencedor: a diplomacia brasileira.Bjorn Lomborg, um dos maiores estudiosos do meio ambiente, reforça a tese de que o país sairá fortalecido.– O Brasil tem uma forte reputação ambiental. Sediar uma grande confe- rência recheada...

21 Jun2012

A Sound Bite on Limits to Growth

Published by BBC

BBC Radio 4's The Today 2012-06-19 Bjorn Lomborg BBC asked Dennis Meadows, co-author of Limits to Growth, to debate its predictions, but he said no sound bite would convince people who would listen to people like Lomborg. Yet, this debate is not about sound bites, Lomborg explains on the BBC Today program. It really is about a 40 year track record of spectacularly bad predictions. Limits to Growth set the agenda for worrying about the wrong problems with poor solutions...

21 Jun2012

Intervista a Bjørn Lomborg, famoso “ambientalista scettico”

Published by Tempi

Tempi.it. 2012-06-20: Intervista a Bjørn Lomborg, famoso “ambientalista scettico” Leone Grotti Oggi si apre a Rio de Janeiro la conferenza Onu sullo sviluppo sostenibile “Rio+20″: sono attese 20 mila persone e i più importanti capi di Stato per discutere sulle 49 pagine di accordi ambientali, da ratificare, intitolate “Il futuro che vogliamo”. «Il futuro che vogliono a Rio non è quello che vogliamo noi» afferma a tempi.it Bjørn Lomborg, “l’ambientalista scettico” che non vuole cedere al «catastrofismo con cui viene sempre...

18 Jun2012

Lomborg in Der Standard: "Weniger zahlen und viel mehr erreichen"

Published by Der Standard

Der Standard. INTERVIEW ERIC FREY, 15. Juni 2012 Bjørn Lomborg, Kritiker der Klimaschutzpolitik, sieht den Kampf gegen CO2-Emissionen und Subventionen für alternative Energie als Geldverschwendung

14 Jun2012

Bjorn Lomborg - Huffpost Voces

Published by Huffington Post

Huffpost Voces. Bjorn Lomborg y el ranking de los principales retos de la humanidad, ¿preocupaciones equivocadas? Publicado: 09/06/2012 El desempleo, la crisis de la vivienda y la baja calidad de la educación pueden ser los grandes desafíos que enfrentamos en Estados Unidos y otras naciones desarrolladas, pero no son los grandes problemas del mundo actual. ¿Y el calentamiento global?. Es un problema, pero tampoco es el más importante que enfrenta el mundo moderno...

4 May2012

Interview with Lomborg on Folha.com

Published by Folha de Sao Paulo

'Sem inovação, nunca resolveremos o aquecimento global', diz autor de 'O Ambientalista Cético' Without innovation, we'll never solve global warming - says the author of The Sceptical Environmentalist. Bjorn Lomborg gave an interview to Folha, a Brazilian newspaper. Read it online in Portugese...

18 Apr2012

Lomborg interview on Frank Beckmann show

Published by WJR AM 760 Detroit

NewsTalk WJR 760am April 18, 2012. Bjorn Lomborg, adjunct professor at the Copenhagen Business School, where he founded and directs its Copenhagen Consensus Center, author of The Skeptic Environmentalist and Cool it, regarding Germany and China cutting back on subsidies for green energy.

10 Apr2012

Interview with Lomborg on BBC radio The World Tonight

Published by BBC

BBC The World Tonight http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldtonight Apr 9, 2012. Starting at 28:01 min. Reporter: Paul Moss. http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldtonight

8 Mar2012

Lomborg in HLN: Jane Velez Mitchell

Published by Headline News

Lomborg is on air on CNN Issues With Jane Velez Mitchell, 7pm ET on March 6. Int BL 2012-03-06 CNN Velez-Mitchell.pdf

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