Tuesday, August 11, 2009
Climate change, social unrest and violence: the next future.
"If we do not act, climate change will intensify drought, floods and other natural disasters," said the secretary general Ban Ki -Moon.
"Water scarcity will affect hundreds of millions of people. Malnourishment will wipe out much of the developing countries. The tensions will be exacerbated. And social unrest, even violence, might follow," he added.