Nick Robins

HSBC

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Head of the Climate Change Centre of Excellence at HSBC, an international bank based in London

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President George H.W. Bush joined other world leaders at the United Nations'  first Earth Summit  in Rio in 1992. Since then, global temperatures have been on the rise.

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