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Global warming’s biggest losers: Matteo Mantovani at TEDxBaghdad
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Added Apr 10, 2013
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“Agriculture is dying in the place where it was born.”

While nations in Africa and the Middle East are among the lowest contributors to climate change, they stand to lose more than most from its effects. At TEDxBaghdad, Matteo Mantovani outlines the risks facing these areas of the world -- from loss of water for irrigation to the threat of crippling dust storms -- and advocates for local citizens to do what they can to stem warming.