巴里·加德纳

    巴里·加德纳 Barry Strachan Gardiner是一位英国政治家,自1997年以来一直是布伦特北方的国会议员。作为工党成员,他在2016年至2020年期间担任能源和气候变化事务影子国务卿、国际贸易影子国务卿和国际气候变化影子部长。

巴里·加德纳(Barry Gardiner)名言

We as politicians have to understand that the greatest threats to our security are no longer conventional military ones. You cannot nuke a famine.

我们作为政治家必须明白,对我们安全的最大威胁不再是常规军事威胁。你不能制造饥荒。

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Climate change brings pressures that will influence resource competition between nations and place additional burdens on economies, societies and governance institutions around the globe. These effects are threat multipliers.

气候变化带来的压力将影响国家间的资源竞争,并给全球经济、社会和治理机构带来额外负担。这些影响是威胁倍增。

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The degradation of natural resources such as forests and freshwater has removed much of the resilience that societies formerly enjoyed.

森林和淡水等自然资源的退化已使许多社会丧失了以前享有的复原能力。

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Understanding government can be a complex business. The stated reason for a policy and the real reason for it are rarely the same.

了解政府是一项复杂的工作。一项政策的公开理由和真正理由很少是相同的。

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If government is so keen to let local people have a veto in stopping wind farms, why does it not allow local people to say no to fracking?

如果政府如此热衷于让当地人民否决风电场,为什么不允许当地人拒绝水力发电?

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Public demand for better services requires increased revenue, but international market competition for capital and labour drives down the ability of any one country to raise either corporate or personal income tax.

公众对更好服务的需求需要增加收入,但资本和劳动力的国际市场竞争会降低任何一个国家提高企业或个人所得税的能力。

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Most people are surprised to find out that the myth of the crowded little island is just that - a myth.

大多数人惊讶地发现,拥挤的小岛的神话只是一个神话。

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The unpopularity of raising corporate or personal income tax has been a straight jacket constraining Labour's thinking on how best to invest and grow the economy.

提高企业所得税或个人所得税的不受欢迎一直是束缚工党思考如何最好地投资和发展经济的一件外衣。

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