Barack Obama delivered a brief video message Wednesday to the Governors' Global Climate Summit in Beverly Hills, Calif., in which he unequivocally affirmed the scientific basis of climate change and vowed to take action on cutting carbon emissions, in spite of the troubled global economy.
Sixty-nine percent of those polled in 21 countries say utility firms should be obliged to use more renewable resources, even if this would increase their monthly bills.
Woeser has sued the government, investigated Tibet's March uprising, and flouted the official line about Tibet.
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They pledge a more coordinated response to the global financial crisis, including stronger regulation.
The former rebels plan to put all children in public schools by 2010, saying it will even the playing field.