Posts by Peter Dauvergne

Peter Dauvergne, Professor of International Relations at the University of British Columbia

The Coming Crisis: planetary instability

Peter Dauvergne

To solve the escalating environmental crisis the unsustainability of global wealth creation must be confronted, argues Peter Dauvergne in our new ‘coming crisis’ blog. Last year was the hottest ever recorded. And for the first time average global temperatures reached 1°C above pre-industrial times. This was but one sign in 2015 of an escalating global environmental crisis. Rivers of plastic … Continue reading

27 April 2016 by Peter Dauvergne
Categories: Climate change, Environment, Europe and the EU, SPERI Comment, Sustainability, The coming crisis Tags: ,