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The New Energy Order: Managing Insecurities in the Twenty-first Century

Summary:



Growing demand for energy in developing countries and calls for greener energy worldwide are putting unprecedented pressure on the global energy system. Existing energy institutions are struggling to remain relevant. A new mechanism for cooperation is needed.



DAVID G. VICTOR is a Professor at the School of International Relations and Pacific Studies at the University of California, San Diego, where he directs the Laboratory on International Law and Regulation.… Continue

Added by courtnae dunn on January 22, 2010 at 5:53 — No Comments

Council on Foreign Relations: Countdown to Copenhagen Symposium

See link for: Video, audio, and related articles



http://www.cfr.org/publication/20731/chance_for_climate_change_momentum.html?breadcrumb=%2F



November 10, 2009

Conference Panel Session: U.S. Options for Copenhagen



Frank E. Loy, chairman of the Board of Population Services International; Michael A. Levi, director of the Program on Energy Security and… Continue

Added by courtnae dunn on November 12, 2009 at 12:21 — No Comments

Crisis Guide: The Global Economy (Council on Foreign Relations)

http://www.cfr.org/publication/19710/crisis_guide.html?breadcrumb=%2F



Excellent comprehensive and interactive "crisis guide" exploring the Global Economy and the recent events. This explores how it came about as well as implications for business moving forward. A compilation of past articles, time lines, interviews, videos etc.



There are also other such "Crisis Guides" on Darfur, Israeli/Palestinian Conflict, and Climate Change.



CFR is a non partisan American… Continue

Added by courtnae dunn on July 1, 2009 at 9:08 — No Comments

Ghana: Digitial Dumping Ground - great site/documentary

PBS Frontline: Small World



Ghana: Digital Dumping Ground

Dirty little secrets from the e-waste trade



On the outskirts of Ghana's biggest city sits a smoldering wasteland, a slum carved into the banks of the Korle Lagoon, one of the most polluted bodies of water on earth. The locals call it Sodom and Gomorrah.



Correspondent Peter Klein and a group of graduate journalism students from the University of British Columbia have come here as part of a global… Continue

Added by courtnae dunn on June 24, 2009 at 9:13 — No Comments

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