Futurevision: Scenarios for the World in 2040 by Richard Watson, Oliver Freeman

By Richard Watson, Oliver Freeman

EISBN-13: 9781922072009

the longer term isn't really what it was once. during this risky period, with the realm altering speedily, everyone is extra curious than ever to understand what lies ahead.

Will relentless consumerism turn out destroying our planet? Or can technological know-how and expertise let us innovate our manner out of difficulty? possibly a better social awareness and community-based residing will take over — or, conversely, the contest for constrained assets can result in each person struggling with for themselves.

Drawing on those 4 attainable futures, Richard Watson and Oliver Freeman invite us to check severely the hazards and possibilities to return. They talk about the major elements, tendencies, severe uncertainties, and wildcards that might form the long run, guiding us to a better expertise of long term difficulties and attainable suggestions — and empowering us not just to evolve to what could take place, but in addition to form our destiny and to generate change.

It's very unlikely to grasp for definite what the long run holds, yet we will be able to get rid of a few of its surprises by means of undertaking a significant debate concerning the offerings we are facing now. This publication indicates us how.

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SECTION 1 ABOUT THE CLEA ABOUT THE CLEA The Commonwealth Legal Education Association (CLEA) fosters and promotes high standards of legal education in the Commonwealth. It was founded in December 1971 at a meeting in Maryborough House, London and has had its headquarters there ever since, courtesy of the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Division. The CLEA is recognised as a Charity by the UK Charity Commissioners and receives funding from the Commonwealth Foundation as well as from other sources.

The outcome was the adoption of the Latimer House Guidelines (LHG). In 1999 Commonwealth Law Ministers at their Meeting in Port of Spain, Trinidad referred the Guidelines to Senior Officials of Law Ministries (SOLM) for study and a report. At their November 2001 meeting in London, Senior Officials considered the Guidelines. Their report states: Senior officials noted that the principles of good governance and judicial independence had been clearly endorsed by Commonwealth Heads of Government and welcomed the general thrust of the declaration of the Guidelines.

The same problem will be used throughout the Competition. Any ambiguities arising out of the problem must be pointed out to the Commonwealth moot co-ordinator and the Mooting Committee before the Competition begins. The Mooting Committee may then resolve the ambiguities at its absolute discretion. Teams are expected to prepare arguments for both the appellant and the respondent. The competition (i) (ii) (iii) (iv) (v) Each team will moot twice in the first round (the General Round), once as appellant and once as respondent.

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