Justice in managing global climate change

  title={Justice in managing global climate change},
  author={Ivo Wallimann-Helmer},
  journal={Managing Global Warming},
Caution in Defining the Public for Legitimate Geoengineering Governance
Let me first explain why I fully agree with Gardiner and Fragniere that geoengineering governance demands participatory structures. To be acceptable, the negative side effects of geoengineering mus...
Political Economy of Straw Houses: Traditional and Contemporary Way of Enhancing Sustainability of the Buildings
Introduction Cities, as production and consumption hubs, cause significant amount of global CO2 emissions and energy consumption. Climate change challenges world’s welfare due to the global warming.


A Survey of Global Climate Justice: From Negotiation Stances to Moral Stakes and Back
Climate change poses immense problems of intergenerational, intragenerational and international justice. This critical survey describes the intellectual landscape of global climate justice, and
Distributing the burdens of climate change
Global climate change raises many questions for environmental political theorists. This article focuses on the question of identifying the agents that should bear the financial burden of preventing
Climate justice and historical emissions
Climate change can be interpreted as a unique case of historical injustice involving issues of both intergenerational and global justice. We split the issue into two separate questions. First, how
Reconciling justice and attribution research to advance climate policy
The Paris Climate Agreement is an important step for international climate policy, but the compensation for negative effects of climate change based on clear assignment of responsibilities remains
Cosmopolitan Justice, Responsibility, and Global Climate Change
  • S. Caney
  • Philosophy
    Leiden Journal of International Law
  • 2005
It is widely recognized that changes are occurring to the earth's climate and, further, that these changes threaten important human interests. This raises the question of who should bear the burdens
The Ethical Challenges in the Context of Climate Loss and Damage
This chapter lays out what we take to be the main types of justice and ethical challenges concerning those adverse effects of climate change leading to climate-related Loss and Damage (L&D). We argue
Justice and the distribution of greenhouse gas emissions1
The prospect of dangerous climate change requires Humanity to limit the emission of greenhouse gases. This in turn raises the question of how the permission to emit greenhouse gases should be
Ethics and Global Climate Change*
Very few moral philosophers have written on climate change. This is puzzling, for several reasons. First, many politicians and policy makers claim that climate change is not only the most serious
Distributive Justice and Climate Change. The Allocation of Emission Rights
Abstract The emission of greenhouse gases causes climate change. Therefore, many support a global cap on emissions. How then should the emissions allowed under this cap be distributed? We first show
Dual climate change responsibility: on moral divergences between mitigation and adaptation
In this paper it is argued that climate change adaptation poses different moral questions than mitigation. Proceeding from a ‘hybrid’ model recently advanced by Simon Caney, an analytical framework