Heherson Alvarez Warns United Nations About Climate Change "Tipping Point"
The tipping point is when the level of greenhouse gasses reach 450 ppm (parts per million)
The present level is already 372 ppm – and rising.
Alvarez, staunch environmentalist and former Senator, spoke at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference in
This was even before Oxfam’s recently-released report on the looming chronic hunger trend brought about by climate change.
“Now, the whole world is looking forward to the climate conference in Copenhagen in December, especially because U.S. President Barack Obama, while campaigning for the presidency, proposed that the U.S. progressively reduce emissions to 80 percent below 1990 levels by 2050,” according to the Philippine Daily Inquirer editorial, July 14, 2009.
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