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Bangladesh minister responds to climate deniers
Minister says natural disasters in his home country are evidence of climate change.
Wed, Dec 08, 2010 at 9:13 PM
NOT CAPITOL HILL: Bangladesh has had plenty of natural disasters that one official says are evidence of climate change. (Photo: DFID/Flickr)
Bangladesh’s state minister for Environment and Forests has a hard time understanding climate deniers.
“There is salinity intrusion, increased natural calamities that are a symptom of desertification in the northern part of Bangladesh. There is more frequent and more devastating flood, and erratic rainfall. All of these are negative impacts of climate change,” he said in the video.
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