poor countries

Energy Development and Poor Nations

February 28, 2014 by Roger Pielke, Jr.

Poor Nations and Energy Development

Having failed to stem carbon emissions in rich countries or in rapidly industrializing ones, policy makers have now decided to focus their attention on what is the only remaining target: poor and developing countries that do not emit much carbon to begin with.[read more]

The Tragic Toll of Extreme Weather on Vulnerable Nations

November 16, 2013 by NRDC Switchboard

In the large world beyond our borders, the impacts of climate change are being felt. In most cases, these impacts are being felt with even greater strength and causing even greater damage and sorrow. Some living through these disasters are calling for action.[read more]