COP18 demonstrated that we can no longer put our faith in politicians to make the tough decisions we need to avert catastrophic climate change. They have ignored the greatest challenge we face in the world today.
The world's media has been plumbing the depths of the thesaurus to report on the growing despondence in and around the UN climate talks in Doha, testing the limits of their vocabulary as the world's leaders test the planet's patience.
The Future Influencers, n exclusive think tank of young decision makers dedicated to tackling the problems of global sustainability, debated the future of energy in the run-up to the COP18 UN Climate Conference.
With the 18th UNFCCC Conference of the Parties (COP 18) entering the crucial final week of negotiations in Doha, Qatar, President Obama once again has the opportunity to lead the world's international community of nations on a sustainable path to a safe and sustainable future.