The UN just released a landmark climate-change report. Here’s the grim timeline it gives us – ONWA

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 2023137 Views

March 21, 2023

The United Nations has released a report on climate change which warns that decisions made in the next few years will determine the environment that children will grow up in.

The report suggests that carbon emissions must be reduced by almost half by 2030 and to zero by 2050 to prevent a future with increased floods, fires, crop failures, forced migration, and infectious disease outbreaks.

The report also reaffirms the goal of net-zero emissions by 2050 and suggests that wealthy countries like Canada should reach net-zero even sooner, by 2040. Protecting natural ecosystems and using solar and wind power are solutions to the crisis that are already in use.

Read More: https://www.onwa.ca/post/a-grim-timeline-for-climate-change-outlined-in-landmark-report

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