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PM Modi for Shift in Climate Change Discourse to ‘Climate Justice’

By: for financialexpress.com on Sept. 4, 2015
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Climate change is a “pressing” global challenge and the poor people are ‘most adversely’ affected by it, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said and suggested a shift of the discourse on the issue from ‘climate change to climate justice.’

“In my view, the most adversely affected by climate change are the poor and the downtrodden. When a natural disaster strikes, they are hit the hardest. When there are floods, they are rendered homeless. During a quake, their homes are destroyed.

Read more: http://www.financialexpress.com/article/economy/pm-modi-for-shift-in-climate-change-discourse-to-climate-justice/130156/

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[ climate-change ] [ environment ] [ modi ] [ poverty ]
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