Russian President Dmitry Medvedev

Posted: February 11th, 2012 under News.
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However, as noted by many, its contents are not perfect. Thus, the climate summit in Copenhagen agreed on and adopted the final document on the results of a two-week talks. Statement, which reflects the representation of different countries that how to further improve its efforts to improve the ecological situation on the planet and prevent adverse effects on the climate was accepted, but the outcome of un Climate Conference in Copenhagen are quite modest, said Russian President Dmitry Medvedev. Developing countries have strongly condemned the adoption of an agreement on climate. In the meantime, the text of the newly adopted climate agreement does not officially been made public before public. Natural disasters in the past year have caused less trouble than in the past, experts note that in the outgoing year 2009 from natural disasters have affected more than 50 million people worldwide.

Despite the fact that this figure is very high, from natural disasters in 2009 were affected fewer people than in 2008. For example, from January to November 2009 there were 245 accidents, of which 224 were due to natural factors, natural disaster affected 55 million people, killed 7,000 people, economic losses estimated at $ 15 billion. The number of victims of natural disasters this year in more than 30 times lower compared to last year: 7,000 victims 2009 against 235,000 in 2008. Such a large number of casualties in the past few years was due to two major natural disasters of our time: more than 138,400 people have died in Myanmar caused by tropical cyclone Nargis, and 87,500 people have been killed during the earthquake in Sichuan Province (China).

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