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Preserving our global environment

Author: Jessica Tuchman Mathews; David Gergen; World Resources Institute.; American Assembly.; Schecter Films.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : World Resources Institute, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a record of a conference entitled "Preserving the global environment" held in April 1990. It focuses on three urgent global environmental issues: population growth, biodiversity loss, and global atmospheric change. This program shows how they interrelate and suggests action to address the problems.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jessica Tuchman Mathews; David Gergen; World Resources Institute.; American Assembly.; Schecter Films.
OCLC Number: 31125451
Credits: Animated globes and graphics, Henninger Design ; music, Robert Goldstein.
Performer(s): Hosted by Jessica Tuchman Mathews and David Gergen.
Description: 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Contents: Introduction (3 min. 15 sec.) --
Population (13 min. 35 sec.) including: Zimbabwe segment from "The struggling people" / produced by the Better World Society --
Biodiversity (11 min. 45 sec.). Including: Kuna Indian segment from "The spirit of Kuna Yala" / produced by Andrew Young, Susan Todd --
Global climate change (18 min. 55 sec.). Including: Energy efficiency segment / produced by ABC World News Tonight --
Discussion and policy recommendations (6 min.).
Responsibility: produced by Schecter Films for World Resources Institute and the American Assembly.

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This is a record of a conference entitled "Preserving the global environment" held in April 1990. It focuses on three urgent global environmental issues: population growth, biodiversity loss, and global atmospheric change. This program shows how they interrelate and suggests action to address the problems.

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