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General Ron Keys, U.S. Air Force (ret) recently spoke at the launch of the CNA Corporation’s new report “National Security and the Accelerating Risks of Climate Change.” The entire launch is worth watching (here), but for this week’s weekly wisdom we’d like to leave you with a quote from Gen. Keys regarding responding to climatic risks:
There is not just one solution. It is not a silver bullet. It’s silver buckshot.
If we are going to adequately prepare and respond to climate risks, we’d be wise to listen to Gen. Keys and develop broad and expansive responses to these threats and opportunities.
Be sure to mark your calendars for May 15, 2014. CNA Corporation will be launching an update to the seminal 2007 report, National Security and the Threat of Climate Change, from CNA’s Military Advisory Board. The launch will be held at the Woodrow Wilson Center, in Washington, DC and webcast online. (more…)