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A Climate Summit for the Rest of Us

Video: The Cochabamba climate summit was designed to respect the power and knowledge of world social movements and indigenous peoples.
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Cochabamba video stillWelcome to the World People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth—an inclusive summit that one participant called "the people's response to the fraud of Copenhagen." More than 20,000 people from around the world participated. With footage from the conference and interviews with Maude Barlow, Naomi Klein, and Nnimo Bassey.


Video produced by Lauren Rosenfeld and Tupac Saavedra for YES! Magazine.


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