Poverty and Global Climate Change

Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore and activist and musician Bono talked about the interrelations between the climate crisis and extreme… read more

Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore and activist and musician Bono talked about the interrelations between the climate crisis and extreme poverty and how international efforts to eliminate extreme poverty and to solve the climate crisis could be coordinated to improve the chances for success in both efforts.

“A Unified Earth Theory: Combining Solutions to Extreme Poverty and the Climate Crisis” was a session of the Annual Meeting 2008 of the World Economic Forum. The principal theme of the 2008 annual meeting was “The Power of Collaborative Innovation.” close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
201864-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Davos, Switzerland
First Aired:
Jan 24, 2008
Last Aired:
Feb 22, 2008

Airing Details

  • Jan 24, 2008 | 8:39pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 25, 2008 | 5:15am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 25, 2008 | 8:24am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 25, 2008 | 11:58am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 26, 2008 | 12:33pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 28, 2008 | 4:23pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2008 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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