Delusional Barroso thinks "global deal possible in 2009"
The Age reports:
A crucial global pact on climate change is possible by next year, European Commission chief Jose Manuel Barroso said in Beijing following two days of talks between Asian and European leaders.
Speaking after two days of ASEM talks in Beijing that were dominated by the global economic turmoil, Barroso urged the world not to neglect the issue of climate change.
"The financial crisis is not a reason and it should not be a pretext to postpone our commitment to the fight against climate change," he said.
"Because we have a financial crisis does not mean that climate change disappears."
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