Climate change poses ‘serious threat’ to Bahamas

| 11/10/2009

(The Tribune): In his starkest warning yet about the danger that climate change poses for the Bahamas, Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham has told the international community that it is a “serious threat to our economic viability, social development and our territorial integrity.” Ahead of a critical conference when countries are to get what many are calling a “last chance to save the world” by creating a new pact to reverse the negative impacts of climate change, Mr Ingraham emphasised that if current trends continue some low-lying states — of which the Bahamas is one — “are set to become entirely uninhabitable.”

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