Exhibit on Amazon Forest and Climate Change Opens at UN Headquarters

10 July 2008: In the North-East Gallery of the UN Visitors'

Lobby, an exhibit entitled “The Amazon Forest & Climate Change” opened on

10 July 2008, and will be on display until 6 August 2008.

Organized by the

Health and Happiness Project and the Amazonian Working Group, the exhibit

includes small-scale models and informational panels to enhance understanding

of the Forest's role in the climate, as well as how climate change is impacting

the Amazon Forest.