Thursday, February 09, 2012

European death toll rises to 480 - and counting

150 cattle killed when roofs collapse under the weight of the snow. “It seems more like a war in Europe,” says Italian geologist Mirco Poletto.

EXCLUSIVE: UN Chief, Aides Plot 'green Economy' Agenda At Upcoming Summit | Fox News

At a closed-door retreat in a Long Island mansion late last October, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and his topmost aides brainstormed about how the global organization could benefit from a "unique opportunity" to reshape the world, starting with the Rio + 20 Summit on Sustainable Development, which takes place in Brazil in June.

A copy of the confidential minutes of the meeting was obtained by Fox News. According to that document, the 29-member group, known as the United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination (CEB), discussed bold ambitions that stretch for years beyond the Rio conclave to consolidate a radical new global green economy, promote a spectrum of sweeping new social policies and build an even more important role for U.N. institutions “ to manage the process of globalization better.”

At the same time, the gathering acknowledged that their ambitions were on extremely shaky ground, starting with the fact that, as Ban’s chief organizer for the Rio gathering put it, “there was still no agreement on the definition of the green economy, the main theme of the [Rio] conference.”

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1 comment:

Robert of Ottawa said...

It's all about world government, no matter the convenient faddish excuse.