Verdes desde la base

BLOOMINGTON - Hay mucho en juego en Cumbre de Río +20 de las Naciones Unidas. Muchos la consideran un "Plan A para el Planeta Tierra" y quieren que los líderes se comprometan a un acuerdo único internacional para proteger nuestro sistema de sustento de la vida, evitando así una crisis humanitaria mundial.

La falta de acción en Río sería un desastre, pero un acuerdo internacional único sería un grave error. No podemos depender de políticas globales en singular para resolver el problema de la gestión de nuestros recursos comunes: los océanos, la atmósfera, los bosques, las vías fluviales y la rica diversidad de manifestaciones naturales que se combinan para crear las condiciones adecuadas para el desarrollo de la vida, incluida la de siete mil millones de seres humanos.

Nunca habíamos tenido que lidiar con problemas de la escala que enfrenta la sociedad global interconectada de hoy. Nadie sabe a ciencia cierta lo que va a acabar por funcionar, por lo que es importante construir un sistema que pueda evolucionar y adaptarse rápidamente.

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