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Está na hora de cobrar pelo carbono

(0) Comments | Posted December 12, 2014 | 7:32 PM

Nelson Mandela, que fundou o grupo The Elders (Os Anciãos) em 2007, acreditava que os líderes transformadores precisam ter generosidade e coragem para enxergar além do interesse próprio. Nenhum desafio exige tanto essas qualidades, ou de maneira tão urgente, quanto a mudança climática.

Enquanto as complexas negociações entre 195 representantes...

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It's Time to Put a Price on Carbon

(73) Comments | Posted December 10, 2014 | 10:26 AM

Nelson Mandela, who founded The Elders in 2007, believed transformative leaders needed the generosity and courage to see beyond narrow self-interest. No challenge requires these qualities as much, or as urgently, as climate change.

As the complex negotiations between 195 member state representatives gather pace in Lima, Peru,...

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Time to Explore How to Regulate Drugs

(41) Comments | Posted May 20, 2013 | 11:31 AM

Co-signed by the following members of the Global Commission on Drug Policy:
George P. Shultz, former Secretary of State, United States, honorary chair
Paul Volcker, former Chairman of the United States Federal Reserve and of the Economic Recovery Board
Louise Arbour, former UN High Commissioner...

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Drugs: The Debate Goes Mainstream

(1205) Comments | Posted April 9, 2012 | 10:05 AM

What is the best way to deal with drugs? Criminalizing drug users or treating them as patients? Sticking to a strict prohibitionist stance or experimenting with alternative forms of regulation and prevention?

Latin America is talking about drugs like never before. The taboo that has long prevented open debate about...

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