Tracing Footsteps towards Self-reliant Community

Tracing Footsteps towards Self-reliant Community

Despite unsatisfactory results from Bali COP 2007 to Copenhagen COP 2009, the global community still has a hope to prevent the increasing global warming and to slow down global degradation. Many reports speak of negotiators, governments’ heads, scientists, policy makers and activists seeking global, serious and legally-binding agreement to cut down carbon emission, at a level enough for the earth and all living things on it to just survive. Among the discourses, wise words, statistical figures and scientists’ recommendations, anecdotes and social ecological analyses scatter like sand on the beach. Generally, these small stories are presented in side events and never find their way to the main negotiation tables where the fate of the civilisation and future generations are decided.

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