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Mudança climática: quem vai liderar?

(0) Comments | Posted April 23, 2014 | 10:21 AM

Com os últimos alertas emitidos pelo Painel Intergovernamental sobre Mudanças Climáticas (IPCC, na sigla em inglês) nas últimas semanas, nenhum líder mundial poderá dizer que foi pego de surpresa pela mudança climática.

Como ex-chefes de Estado, passamos por crises globais dentro dos corredores do poder. Algumas podem surpreender, mas às...

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Qui prendra les rênes de la lutte contre le changement climatique?

(0) Comments | Posted April 22, 2014 | 1:55 PM

Les jeunes recevront notre planète en héritage. Nous les exhortons à ne pas sous-estimer leur pouvoir, leur influence et leur responsabilité.

Avec les dernières mises en garde du Groupe d'experts intergouvernemental sur l'évolution du climat (GIEC), aucun chef d'État ne pourra prétendre avoir été pris de court par le changement...

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Qui prendra les rênes de la lutte contre le changement climatique?

(22) Comments | Posted April 22, 2014 | 9:21 AM

Les jeunes recevront notre planète en héritage. Nous les exhortons à ne pas sous-estimer leur pouvoir, leur influence et leur responsabilité.

Avec les dernières mises en garde du Groupe d'experts intergouvernemental sur l'évolution du climat (GIEC), aucun chef d'État ne pourra prétendre avoir été pris de court par le changement...

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Climate Change: Who Will Lead?

(205) Comments | Posted April 21, 2014 | 9:43 AM

With the latest warnings delivered by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) over the past few weeks, no world leader will ever be able to claim that they were caught off-guard by climate change.

As former heads of state ourselves, we've experienced global crises from within the corridors of...

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World Habitat Day: A Day to Recognize the Basic Need for Shelter

(219) Comments | Posted October 1, 2012 | 9:25 AM

In the waning hours of a January afternoon, as children played after school and parents prepared to end their work days, Haiti was suddenly shaken forever by a 7.0-magnitude earthquake. Lives were lost, communities destroyed. An already-challenged country instantly faced even greater odds. Nearly three years later, some progress has...

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A Devotion By Jimmy Carter: Make Peace

(24) Comments | Posted January 9, 2012 | 8:21 PM

The following is excerpted from "Through the Year with Jimmy Carter: 366 Daily Meditations from the 39th President."

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.”
--Matthew 5:9

During 13 difficult days, Prime Minister Menachem Begin of Israel, President Anwar Sadat of...

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Why Is the World's Most Successful Child Health Intervention Going Begging?

(149) Comments | Posted August 3, 2010 | 12:26 PM

Vaccines have saved the lives of millions of children around the world, and have the potential to save millions more in the future as newer vaccines are developed and introduced. Vaccines have resulted in global eradication of smallpox, we are on the brink of attaining global eradication of polio, and...

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