At the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, yesterday, participants had the opportunity to engage with a panel in a discussion of the 2011 worldwide agenda for the environment. According to notes from the session, it was a pretty realistic discussion of the significant challenges facing the world in the coming year:
It’s a challenging situation, for sure. Add to all this the upcoming expiration of the Kyoto Protocol (with no plans yet for a replacement framework) and you have an urgent situation crying out for leadership. Who will step up to the plate?