To identify a variety of problems caused by climate change.
Term Outline Enquiry Questions What is the UN? What is the Israel-Palestine Conflict? How can issues facing Africa be solved? How can the International community deal with Carbon Emissions How effective has the UN been? Lesson Key Questions What are carbon emissions? What is the UN’s involvement? What are the current problems facing various countries? What are the barriers to solving the problems globally? What are the possible solutions to problems of global warming? Mock UN Debate – How can we solve the problem of global warming?
Increased ___________ and extreme _______ are causing a decline in crop productivity around the world. This is a major _______ to primary _________ who export meat and vegetables around the world. Decreased crop __________ can also mean food ________ which have many social implications.
Increased temperatures and extreme drought are causing a decline in crop productivity around the world. This is a major concern to primary economies who export meat and vegetables around the world. Decreased crop productivity can also mean food shortages which have many social implications.
During the 20th century, sea level rose about 15 cm (6 inches) due to melting glacier ice and expansion of warmer seawater. Models predict that sea level may rise as much as 59 cm (23 inches) during the 21st Century, threatening coastal communities, wetlands, and coral reefs.
In your own words; Describe what is happening with rising sea levels.
Which groups would be most concerned by this occurring? Explain your answer.
Renewable energy sources are all well and good but, although they may be less costly to the environment, they are very costly to businesses. This causes inflation and a higher cost of living for us poor consumers.
Discuss: how does renewable energy affect business and society?
1. What kinds of societies will be more effected by a change towards more renewable energy? Explain your answer.