Climate Change

Action 2030's Senior Scientist Dale Wen spoke at COP15 as part of Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy's press conference titled "The importance of agriculture in the climate negotiations". Dale spoke on behalf of the International Forum on Globalization after IATP's Jim Harkness and Niggli Urs of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements. Dale Wen's comments begin at 15:30.

Copenhagen, Dec 15, 2009

16:49: "The major message from the conclusion of this study in the words of Dr. Watson is business as usual is no longer an option for agriculture. Because business as usual of industrial farming with very intensive chemical and energy input and marginalization of small farmers will not work for the next 50 years.

The press conference can also be viewed on the COP 15 on-demand page

COP15 demo
Copenhagen Climate Rally, Dec 12, 2009