The world’s leading climate scientists have delivered their starkest warning yet about the deepening climate emergency, projecting climate changes to increase across all regions in the coming decades.
The United Nations climate panel warns that limiting global warming to close to 1.5 degrees Celsius or even 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels “will be beyond reach” without immediate, rapid and large-scale reductions in greenhouse gas emissions.
The new report states that humanity's damaging impact on the climate is a "statement of fact" and that ongoing emissions of warming gases could also see a key temperature limit broken in just over a decade.
Commenting, Shadow Minister for Climate Change, Janet Finch Saunders MS said:
“This report reinforces that we cannot sit idly by; we either act now or face a devastating climate catastrophe. Clima