GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE: IMPLICATIONS FOR SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA
Keywords: Africa, climate, Paris Conference, Great Green Wall An inter-institute round table on "Global climate change: implications for the Socio-economic development of African countries"was held at the Center for Sociological and Political Studies of the Institute of Africa of the Russian Academy of Sciences. The following topics were suggested for discussion: - agricultural production and food security; - water scarcity and threats to water security; - rising sea levels and increasing frequency of climate disasters; - increasing the power of tropical hurricanes, ecosystems and biodiversity; - destruction of historically established traditional systems of socio-economic and cultural environment and human behavioral patterns; - human health; - international cooperation in addressing climate change. V. I. Gusarov, Doctor of Geographical Sciences, who chaired the discussion, opened the session with an introductory statement "The UN Climate Conference and the place of African countries in its documents". In particular, he noted that the Paris Climate Change conference was held from November 30 to December 12, 2015. It was the 21st conference held under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change and the 11th meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol. The goal of the conference is to sign an agreement to support an increase in the average global temperature below 2°C applicable to all countries. One of the main achievements of the conference: for the first time, all UN members - 193 countries-took part in it. Commitments to reduce emissions were developed independently by participants, taking into account existing conditions and future prospects. Instead of the previously agreed 2°C, the task was set to prevent the temperature from rising above 1.5°C1. V. I. Gusarov emphasized that much attention was paid to African issues, in particular, projects in the field of environmental rehabilitation, as well as sustainable agricultural development. The second day of the ... Read more
____________________

This publication was posted on Libmonster in another country. The article seemed interesting to our editor.

Full version: https://libmonster.com/m/articles/view/GLOBAL-CLIMATE-CHANGE-IMPLICATIONS-FOR-SOCIO-ECONOMIC-DEVELOPMENT-IN-AFRICA
India Online · 46 days ago 0 86
Professional Authors' Comments:
Order by: 
Per page: 
 
  • There are no comments yet
Library guests comments




Actions
Rate
0 votes
Publisher
India Online
Delhi, India
06.03.2024 (46 days ago)
Link
Permanent link to this publication:

https://elib.org.in/blogs/entry/GLOBAL-CLIMATE-CHANGE-IMPLICATIONS-FOR-SOCIO-ECONOMIC-DEVELOPMENT-IN-AFRICA


© elib.org.in
 
Library Partners

ELIB.ORG.IN - Indian Digital Library

Create your author's collection of articles, books, author's works, biographies, photographic documents, files. Save forever your author's legacy in digital form. Click here to register as an author.
GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE: IMPLICATIONS FOR SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA
 

Editorial Contacts
Chat for Authors: IN LIVE: We are in social networks:

About · News · For Advertisers

Indian Digital Library ® All rights reserved.
2023-2024, ELIB.ORG.IN is a part of Libmonster, international library network (open map)
Preserving the Indian heritage


LIBMONSTER NETWORK ONE WORLD - ONE LIBRARY

US-Great Britain Sweden Serbia
Russia Belarus Ukraine Kazakhstan Moldova Tajikistan Estonia Russia-2 Belarus-2

Create and store your author's collection at Libmonster: articles, books, studies. Libmonster will spread your heritage all over the world (through a network of affiliates, partner libraries, search engines, social networks). You will be able to share a link to your profile with colleagues, students, readers and other interested parties, in order to acquaint them with your copyright heritage. Once you register, you have more than 100 tools at your disposal to build your own author collection. It's free: it was, it is, and it always will be.

Download app for Android