Tackling the climate crisis will help resolve the financial crisis

Publication - 29 November, 2008
If we can bail out the banks why can’t we bail out the planet? Greenpeace supports a planetary rescue package as described in the ‘Green New Deal’ proposal of the New Economics Foundation and called for by UNEP2 as both feasible and necessary. The steps proposed would protect the world from climate change while stimulating the global economy. Here we present a survey of policy measures either in line with, or taken from Greenpeace’s existing policy proposals which could be deployed as a coherent approach to the present financial and environmental crisis.

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