The alternative G8 summit: final summary statement

The alternative G8 summit

final summary statement

Nnimmo speaking at G8 UndergroundAhead the G8 summit in L’Aquila, Italy, members of civil society movements gathered in Sardinia for an alternative G8 summit. Here is their statement on the climate, energy and natural resource management crisis.

The climate crises into which the world has been plunged is a crisis that will continue to deepen unless decisive steps are taken to halt the unsustainable consumption lifestyle dependent on increasing use of fossil fuels. Today the world has a clear path that needs to be taken to directly tackle the climate crisis and this is a common sense approach of simply  keeping fossil fuels in the soil. We drilled our way into this crisis and further drilling will not get us out of it.

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Posted on 18 July, 2009, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. also happy to read-read blog
    always successful

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