Jørgen Randers

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Name: Jørgen Randers
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Climate expert to speak at Biomin’s World Nutrition Forum

Professor Jorgen Randers, one of the authors of the famed Club of Rome publication “Limits to Growth” and “2052-A global forecast for the next forty years”, will grace the Biomin World Nutrition Forum 2014 as its keynote speaker.The Bavarian capital of ... [Published AllAboutFeed.net - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

The Overlooked Group of Climate Change Fighters

There are a group of people often overlooked in the fight against climate change and they can be one of our greatest allies as we figure out how to limit the damage from extreme weather, rising seas and threats to food security.They are the millions of ... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Can we consume our way to a fairer, more prosperous society?

Westerners are constantly worrying about consuming too much and living too well. This is not a new concern. For at least the past 2,000 years we have worried about having to pay a price for prosperity. What is perhaps more surprising is that we continue ... [Published Aeon Magazine - Jul 21 2014]
First reported May 22 2014 - Updated May 22 2014 - 1 reports

Commented On: 2052: A Global Forecast for the Next 40 Years

Is it possible to predict what the world will look like in 2052? thinks so, and his global forecast may surprise you.In “2052,” Jorgen Randers draws on his own experience in the sustainability arena, global forecasting tools, and the predictions of more ... [Published Utne Reader Online - May 22 2014]
First reported Feb 27 2014 - Updated Feb 27 2014 - 1 reports

Climate politics: a melting glacier

A new political tone on climate change in Britain is matched by a breakthrough in understanding the retreat of tropical glaciers. The great floods across parts of southern England may have abated, but questions over their linkage to climate change ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Feb 27 2014]

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...8 degree rise by 2080," reported Reuters. Jorgen Randers, author of the club's report, said, "it is unlikely that governments will pass necessary regulation to force the markets to allocate more money into climate-friendly solutions, and (we) must not assume that markets will work for the benefit of humankind."

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