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Indigenous Environmental Network, North America 10 Principles for Just Climate Change Policies in the U.S. The principles were developed by the coalition -- which includes CorpWatch, Third World Network, Oil Watch, the Indigenous Environmental Network, among others -- at the final preparatory negotiations for the Earth Summit in Bali in June 2002. Guided by core principles the Mary Robinson Foundation Climate Justice dedicates itself to action in order to realise its vision of a wo… 0000000000 00000 f 15297 Climate Justice requires that we, as individuals and communities, make personal and consumer choices to consume as little of Mother Earth's resources, conserve our need for energy; and make the conscious decision to challenge and reprioritize our lifestyles, re-thinking our ethics with relation to the environment and the Mother Earth; while utilizing clean, renewable, low-impact energy; and ensuring the health of the natural world for present and future generations. 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