Environmental degradation risks undermining development progress, warns report

@article{Moszynski2011EnvironmentalDR,
  title={Environmental degradation risks undermining development progress, warns report},
  author={Peter Moszynski},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={343}
}
  • P. Moszynski
  • Published 2 November 2011
  • Political Science
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
Developmental progress in the world’s poorest countries could be halted or even reversed by mid-century unless bold steps are taken now to slow climate change, prevent further environmental damage, and reduce deep inequalities within and among nations, predicts the United Nations’ 2011 report on human development. The report, launched in Copenhagen on 2 November by the administrator of the UN Development Programme, Helen Clark, and Denmark’s prime minister, Helle Thorning-Schmidt, argues that…