Dec. 10, 2010
Speaking at the U.N. Climate Change Conference, Bolivian President Evo Morales warned against throwing out the Kyoto Protocol, saying such a move could result in ecocide or genocide. Bolivia has become a leading critic of how the climate talks have developed and of last year’s U.S.-backed Copenhagen Accord. At a news conference, Morales also talked about U.S. dispatches on Bolivia unearthed by WikiLeaks and his response to recent criticism from Nobel Prize winner Mario Vargas Llosa. [includes rush transcript]
Note: replaced video Aug. 16, 2012
mediagrrl9 on Dec 10, 2010
Bolivian Pres. Evo Morales at Cancún Climate Summit:
AlJazeeraEnglish | December 08, 2010
A look at Evo Morales’ struggle to reconcile environmental goals with economic development.
People and Power: COP16