New blog post: The UNSC and climate change: a debatable mandate

On 20 July 2011, the UN Security Council again held a debate on whether climate change is a threat to international peace and security. If it found so, the Council would be free to use its powers under the UN Charter to address it. The first such meeting in four years revealed new issues and cast a different light on the more familiar ones. What was the outcome of these discussions, and how did the Council see its role?

Read the post by Rebecca Pryce here.

Last changed: Aug 18 2011 at 6:14 PM

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