Inequality between rich and poor nations helps fuel a climate of mistrust and sabotages efforts to secure a climate deal

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For developed nations the more global environmental issues such as climate change, ozone depletion and habitat loss are higher up on their priority list. The ozone layer crisis during the 1980’s is a good example of how the world can come together to combat global environmental issues. India was equally tough in their negotiations and their environment minister said in a statement that: “We didn’t destroy the layer. Photo credit: america.gov.

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“We Are Not A PR Stunt” – Marine Protection Organisation On Corporate Sponsorship

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When we found out about the hole in the ozone layer, companies, governments and organisations like the UN said we had a problem and they got together to stop CFCs and we had some success but then it stopped. Maldives’s Floating ‘Green’ Golf Island Not So Green. We speak to the Emirates Diving Association about why they accepted funding from the gas-guzzling car manufacturer Ford Motors.

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