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Global Warming Causes Prostitution Says U.N.

November 20th, 2009

Yet another loony U.N. notion: climate change causes prostitution and HIV Aids.

The effects of climate change have driven women in communities in coastal areas in poor countries like the Philippines into dangerous work, and sometimes even the flesh trade, a United Nations official said.

Suneeta Mukherjee, country representative of the United Nations Food Population Fund (UNFPA), said women in the Philippines are the most vulnerable to the effects of climate change in the country.

“Climate change could reduce income from farming and fishing, possibly driving some women into sex work and thereby increase HIV infection,” Mukherjee said during the Wednesday launch of the UNFPA annual State of World Population Report in Pasay City.

The author of this study, “Alacala, […] also heads the Angelo King Center for Research and Environmental Management in Siliman University” Silly, indeed.

Do you now believe that the U.N. is a political, not a scientific body?

2 Responses to “Global Warming Causes Prostitution Says U.N.”

  1. […] So global warming causes tornedos, hurricanes, polar bear starvation, flooding, malaria spreading, the Jets being terrible at football … and now … global warming causes prostitution. […]

  2. […] for the Danish government’s notice to delegates discouraging use of this service. So you see, climate change does cause prostitution. The U.N. said it […]

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