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telegraphindia.com 15 Sep, 2021 01:15 am

The present generation is leaving behind a broken planet

The present generation is leaving behind a broken planet
The present generation is leaving behind a broken planet

21, 02:11 AM The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has released a draft of the first volume of its Sixth Assessment Report.The latest Assessment Report carries strong language that scientists normally refrain from using: so instead of claiming things with “moderate confidence”, the report has used words like “unequivocally true”.According to the Sixth Assessment Report, the carbon dioxide concentration in the atmosphere is now at the highest level in at least two million years.Advertisement The Sixth Assessment Report has many new features to make the technical report more accessible to general readers.

India’s environment minister has claimed, after the Sixth Assessment Report was published, that it vindicates India’s stand that climate change is mainly caused by the cumulative emissions of the rich nations.The Sixth Assessment Report is, arguably, one final warning about the urgency of appropriate global action.

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