drive-by planet: COP 18 Doha: Appadurai ban lifted but youth, civil society voices marginalized

According to recent reports from the UN Climate Conference in Doha the activities of youth delegates, the press and civil society representatives have been significantly curtailed. A Common Dreams article quotes an IPS reporter named Stephen Leahy: For no obvious reason, security at the meeting known as COP 18 is very strict. Worse, the much ...