COP 17

COP 17

The 2011 meeting of the parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 17) was held in Durban, South Africa from November 28 to December 9, 2011.

Mia MacDonald of Brighter Green attended the conference to share Brighter Green’s research on climate change and the globalization of intensive animal agriculture. Brighter Green shared a conference booth with Humane Society International and Mia participated in an official “side event” (panel discussion) along with Tozie Zokufa of Compassion in World Farming, Geoff Evans of Humane Society International, Andre Leu of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements, and Samwel Naikada of Dupoto Community Forest Association.

Her presentation is available here.

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Below, see a list of Mia’s blogs from the conference.

Blogging from Durban

Ask Him Why He’s a Vegetarian. December 9, 2011
The Quiet Ones. December 9, 2011
The Unanswered Question? December 8, 2011
Children and the COP Climate Summit. December 8, 2011
Winding Down (the Climate?) at the Durban Conference. December 8, 2011
Arriving and Greening. December 6, 2011
Courage and Hesitation in Durban. December 6, 2011
COP 17 Cuisine: Climate-Friendly and Not. December 5, 2011
Killing Bad Incentives and Not. December 5, 2011
O Brazil. December 4, 2011
Occupy COP and Climate-Smart Agriculture. December 3, 2011
Seasons at COP 17. December 3, 2011