Suzuki Off Base on Climate Change and Pollution Impact (Sun TV)
October 11, 2012: Watch “The Charles Adler Show” on Sun Media TV across
At least 70% of those 4.5 million die due to indoor air pollution caused by the burning of dung, wood, straw and other biowaste in buildings without proper ventilation due to a lack of chimneys in many homes in poor countries. This has nothing whatsoever to do with "air pollution caused by burning fossil fuels." Even the report, the Climate Vulnerability Monitor, that Dr. Suzuki cites does not make this mistake.
The quickest way to solve this problem is to assist the poor in these nations by helping them install chimneys to vent the dangerous gases from their fires out of their homes. For example, Bold Earth Teen Adventures of
This is the sort of “boots on the ground” approach needed to make real differences in the world.