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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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Climate Change 2007 - Mitigation of Climate Change: Working Group III ...

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change - 2007 - 851 pages
...the Parties may adopt is to achieve, in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Convention, stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in...economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner' (UN, 1992). The criterion that relates to enabling economic development to proceed in a sustainable...
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Climate Change Law: Emissions Trading in the EU and the UK

J. Robinson, Jonathan Robinson - 2007 - 927 pages
...prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system.'7 The Convention provides that such a level 'should be achieved within a time frame...economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner.' At the heart of the UNFCCC lies the principle of 'common but differentiated responsibilities'. This...
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Europe and Global Climate Change: Politics, Foreign Policy and Regional ...

Paul G. Harris - 2007 - 415 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' (UNFCCC 1992: Article 2). Developed countries agreed to a non-binding target of reducing their GHG...
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Climate Law in Australia

Tim Bonyhady, Peter Christoff - 2007 - 315 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': UNFCCC, above n 4. 30 Nicholas Stern, Tl1e Economics of Climate Change: The Stern Review, Cambridge...
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The Economics of Climate Change: The Stern Review

Nicholas Stern, Nicholas Herbert Stern, Great Britain. Treasury - 2007 - 692 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." However, this does not provide a quantitative guide to policy-makers on the action required. The EU...
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Climate Change: What it Means for Us, Our Children, and Our Grandchildren

Joseph F. DiMento, Pamela Doughman - 2007 - 217 pages
...anthropogenic interference with the climate system. This level should be achieved within a time-frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally...economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner." In support of the idea that climate change is a common concern and the world's nations have different...
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The Improving State of the World: Why We're Living Longer, Healthier, More ...

Indur M. Goklany - 2007 - 516 pages
...the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change's objectives outlined in article 2, namely, "to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally to climate...economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner." First, either strategy would reduce emissions. Second, by limiting habitat loss, the strategies would...
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Compliance Mechanisms Under Selected Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Gregory Lawrence Rose, United Nations Environment Programme - 2007 - 142 pages
...achieved 'within a time-frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally to climate change, ensure food production is not threatened and to enable economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner.'220 The level and the timeframe are omitted from the provision. All Parties have general obligations...
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Large-Scale Disasters: Prediction, Control, and Mitigation

Mohamed Gad-el-Hak - 2008
...prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system. Such a level should be achieved in a time frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt...economic development to proceed in a sustainable manner. Several years hence, the Kyoto agreement, following intensive debates and deliberation in the UN conference...
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Economics and Management of Climate Change: Risks, Mitigation and Adaptation

Bernd Hansjürgens, Ralf Antes - 2008 - 304 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." This citation demonstrates the necessity of economic models which try to • develop suitable benchmark...
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