Chandran Nair

Founder and CEO, Global Institute for Tomorrow (GIFT)

Chandran is the founder and CEO of the Global Institute For Tomorrow (GIFT). He is the author of the best-seller -Consumptionomics: Asia's Role in Reshaping Capitalism and Saving the Planet. His photo book project The Other Hundred aims to provide a counterpoint to the mainstream media consensus about some of today's most important issues. Chandran frequently speaks at major global gatherings such as the World Economic Forum in Davos and APEC where his thought leadership is sought for its fresh insights and intellectual honesty. He was the Chairman of Environmental Resources Management (ERM) in the Asia Pacific until 2004 and established it as the leading environmental consultancy. For more than a decade he has championed the cause of sustainable development. His latest book is, The Sustainable State: The Future of Government, Economy and Society.

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気候変動への取り組みにもがく欧米諸国:開発途上国は差別化をはかる事ができるか

すでに多くの人々が、気候に関する政府間パネル(IPCC)の緊急警告を耳にしています。世界の気温が1.5℃上昇すると、その影響は当初考えられていたものよりも大きいことを示したうえで、私たちはたった10数年後の2030年までに、壊滅的な気候変動を回避しなければならないとIPCCは結論づけています。

25 Feb 2019