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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. "
Fuel for Thought: An Environmental Strategy for the Energy Sector - Page 61
2000 - 118 pages
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National Academy of Sciences' Review of the U.S. Climate Change ..., Volume 4

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation - 2006 - 38 pages
...the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, which set as its goal "stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system." And that "such a level should be achieved within a time frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt...
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The Science and Politics of Global Climate Change: A Guide to the Debate

Andrew E. Dessler, Edward A. Parson, School of Law and School of Natural Resources and the Environment Edward A Parson - 2006 - 190 pages
...190, including the United States.11 The FCCC's stated objective is "Stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system . . . within a time-frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally to climate change, to ensure...
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Global Issues for Global Citizens: An Introduction to Key Development Challenges

Vinay Kumar Bhargava - 2006 - 456 pages
...2005. The ultimate objective of both the UNFCCC and the protocol is the stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system. That level should be achieved within a timeframe sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally...
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Climate Change Technology Research: Do We Need a "Manhattan ..., Volume 4

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform - 2006 - 207 pages
...the United States shares with many countries its ultimate objective: stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system. In February 2002, President Bush reaffirmed the Administration's commitment to this long-term goal...
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Fluorine and the Environment: Atmospheric Chemistry, Emissions & Lithosphere

Alain Tressaud - 2006 - 318 pages
...increase emissions of these gases. The objective of the protocol is the stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system. Indeed, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has predicted an average global rise in...
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Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change

Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, Wolfgang Cramer, Wolfgang P. Cramer, Nebojsa Nakicenovic, Gary Yohe, Tom Wigley - 2006 - 392 pages
...Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) states its ultimate objective as: 'Stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system.' This level should be achieved within a timeframe sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally...
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Bilateral Ecopolitics: Continuity and Change in Canadian-American ...

Philippe G. Le Prestre, Peter John Stoett - 2006 - 286 pages
...aim of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change of "stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system" (Article 2). NEG-ECP climate change efforts also draw from national US and Canadian assessments and...
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Making Globalization Work

Joseph E. Stiglitz - 2006 - 358 pages
...They did not agree on a specific target but committed themselves to "stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system . . . within a time-frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally." The United States and...
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The New Public Finance: Responding to Global Challenges

Director Office of Development Studies Inge Kaul, United Nations Development Programme - 2006 - 664 pages
...current provision. For global climate stability full provision would be stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system (as set out in the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change). By this measure climate...
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Compendium of South African Environmental Legislation

Morné Van der Linde - 2006 - 565 pages
...Changes (1992) Description: The purpose of this Convention is to achieve stabilisation of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system. Ra tified: 29 August 1 997 Acceded: 27 August 1 997 Enabling legislation: Atmospheric Pollution Prevention...
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