Mitigate, Adapt or Face Catastrophe: Stark Warning of New IPCC Report

Mitigate, Adapt or Face Catastrophe: Stark Warning of New IPCC Report

The new report from the International Panel on Climate Change is a wake-up call for urban leaders everywhere. It alerts them to the likely consequences of climate change and provides a stark warning that they must prepare to protect their citizens now. It confirms that there is absolutely no doubt that the climate system is warming, for each of the last the decay that's has been successively warmer at the Earth's surface than any preceding decade since 1850. The report, Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability , details the impacts of climate change to date, the future risks from a changing climate, and the opportunities for effective action to reduce risks. It has been compiled by 309 coordinating lead authors, lead authors, and review editors, drawn from 70 countries, plus 436 contributing authors, and a total of 1,729 expert and government reviewers. ...

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