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TRIBUTE: Climate-change pioneer Bernard Forde

Tuesday 16 Oct 18 10:00am

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††Dr Bernard John Forde, MBE JP PhD.

†††††††††††††††††††††††† Born February 17, 1935, died October 11, 2018.

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† By ADELIA HALLETT

Today is the funeral†of a man who pushed, to the best of his scientific and political ability, to get action on climate change.

Dr Bernard John Forde, MBE JP, was a plant physiologist who worked on environmental issues, and that, inevitably, led to climate change. And although I didnít know it at the time, he also turned out to be one of the most influential people in my life.

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