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" Convention, stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system. Such a level should be achieved within a time frame sufficient to allow ecosystems... "
Scientific Integrity and Public Trust: The Science Behind Federal Policies ... - Page 352
by United States, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science. Subcommittee on Energy and Environment - 1996 - 1190 pages
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Principles of International Environmental Law

Philippe Sands - 2003 - 1116 pages
...which is in addition to natural climate variability observed over comparable time periods': Art. 1(2). ent of Annex I parties to quantified emissions reduction...obligation accepted by the Annex I parties is set out in 2-"" Moreover, the Convention includes numerous references to the 'effects' and 'adverse effects' of...
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Challenges to the World Economy: Festschrift for Horst Siebert

Horst Siebert - 2003 - 402 pages
...should be achieved within a time frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally, to ensure food production is not threatened, and to enable economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner'. But FCCC does not define 'dangerous anthropogenic interference', nor how one would identify the rate...
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International Law

Malcolm N. Shaw - 2003
...within a time-frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally to climate change, to ensure food production is not threatened and to enable economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner.180 The states parties undertake inter alia to develop, update and publish national inventories...
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Understanding Environment

Kiran Chhokar, Mamata Pandya, Meena Raghunathan - 2004 - 331 pages
...foundation of global efforts to combat global warming. The objective of this Convention is stabilization of dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate...threatened and to enable economic development to proceed The Convention on Wetlands, signed in Ramsar, Iran, in 1977, is an intergovernmental treaty which provides...
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The International Climate Change Regime: A Guide to Rules, Institutions and ...

Farhana Yamin, rhana Yamin, Joanna Depledge - 2004 - 699 pages
...additional guidance concerning the timing of actions to stay within this threshold. It states that 'such a level should be achieved within a time frame...economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner'. The reference to allowing ecosystems to 'adapt naturally' means that the Convention provides that the...
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World in Transition: Towards Sustainable Energy Systems

Wissenschaftlicher Beirat der Bundesregierung Globale Umweltveršnderungen (Germany), German Advisory Council on Global Change, Hans-Joachim Schellnhuber - 2004 - 242 pages
...anthropogenic interference with the climate system. Such a level should be achieved within a time-frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally...economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner' (Art. 2, UNFCCC). Recent IPCC assessments (2001a) confirm the WBGU's decision to adopt the climate...
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Environmental Policy

Jane Roberts, Jane Susan Roberts - 2004 - 240 pages
...that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system within a timeframe sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally...economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner' 1FCCC Secretariat 19921. The convention is based on the twin principles of equity and common but differentiated...
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Climate Change: Five Years After Kyoto

V Grover - 2004 - 455 pages
...anthropogenic interference with the climate system. Such a level should be achieved within a timeframe sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally...economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner." • Article 3 (on Principles) stipulates in the first paragraph: "The Parties should protect the climate...
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Mad Cows and Mother's Milk, Second Edition: The Perils of Poor Risk ...

William Leiss, Douglas Alan Powell - 2004 - 452 pages
...anthropogenic interference with the climate system. Such a level should be achieved within a time-frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally...economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner." Parties (ie, countries) that signed this convention have met nine times since its inception to promote...
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International Law And Sustainable Development: Principles And Practice

Nico J. Schrijver, Friedl Weiss - 2004 - 711 pages
...anthropogenic interference with the climate system. Such a level should be achieved within a time-frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally...enable economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner."14 In working towards this objective, parties should be guided, inter alia, by equity, common...
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