Posts Tagged "kyoto protocol"

ELCIC letter to Minister Kent re. Canada’s withdrawal from Kyoto Protocol

December 15, 2011

The Rev. Susan C. Johnson, National Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), has written to  Minister of the Environment Peter Kent expressing her disappointment and concern over the recent decision of the government to withdraw Canada from…

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Kyoto Withdrawal Diminishes Canada

December 14, 2011

Environment Minister Peter Kent’s announcement of Canada’s withdrawal from the Kyoto Protocol not only tarnishes our international reputation but also betrays the efforts of the thousands of Canadians who worked long and hard for Canada to ratify the only legal…

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Backwards to Climate Chaos or Forwards to Climate Action?

December 8, 2011

By John Dillon Environment Minister Peter Kent wants out of the Kyoto Protocol (KP), which he describes as “ineffective and unfair because the major emerging economies [particularly China and India], still want to consider themselves … to be developing countries.”…

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