I am hopeful that it is not too late to change the alarming course we are on and address climate change in a just and equitable way. An organization I support, Corporate Accountability International, is advancing a smart strategy for addressing climate change at the global level.
New examples continue to emerge about how the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and its American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) affiliates have done the bidding of the tobacco industry and fought measures to reduce tobacco use around the world.
The Lagos Water Summit succeeded beyond our wildest dreams. I wish you could have been with us for the cross-continental inspiration, strategy, and power-building to stop water privatization around the world.