Climate Change Influencer

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Climate change could trigger an international food crisis, UN panel warns   
August 08, 2019
Source: CNBC - The report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change said global warming is already exacerbating food insecurity by destroying crop yields, decreasing livestock productivity and increasing pests and diseases on farmland....
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Expert warns of climate change aggravating land degradation   
August 07, 2019
Source: Phys.org - Land degradation is hindering progress towards the UN's Sustainable Development goals, warns Professor Jane Rickson—as the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) this week (8 August ...
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Enough food and fewer climate threats - scientists cook up land use recipe   
August 07, 2019
Source: The Jerusalem Post Blogs - The flagship study from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), a U.N. body, looks at the impacts of a hotter planet on land, including desert expansion. But it also examines how human activities, such as clearing...
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's boast on judges; Dem debate misfires   
August 07, 2019
Source: Houston Chronicle - Nor do they think it's too late already. A report by the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, drawn from the work of hundreds of scientists, uses 2030 as a prominent benchmark because signatories to the Paris climate...
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Here’s how the hottest month in recorded history unfolded around the globe   
August 07, 2019
Source: Walla Walla Union Bulletin - The month was 1.01 degrees (0.56 Celsius) above the 1981 to 2010 average, "Which is close to 1.2 Celsius above the pre-industrial level as defined by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)," the agency said in a...
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CORRECTED-Funds managing $2 trillion urge cement makers to act on climate impact   
August 07, 2019
Source: Reuters - “The cement sector needs to dramatically reduce the contribution it makes to climate change,” said Stephanie Pfeifer, chief executive of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate ...
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Want to beat climate change' Protect our natural forests   
August 07, 2019
Source: The Conversation - Tomorrow a special report on how land use affects climate change will be released by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Land degradation, deforestation, and the expansion of our ...
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The American Alpine Club Gets Personal and Practical on Climate Change   
August 06, 2019
Source: Rock & Ice - The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), alongside the vast majority of scientists, has been telling us this for decades. In its latest report, however, the IPCC warns that even a half degree of warming beyond 1.5...
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Stop damaging land or face climate catastrophe, major report warns   
August 06, 2019
Source: The Independent on MSN.com - Humans need to stop abusing the land we live on if we want to avoid catastrophic levels of climate warming, scientists on the UN’s major Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will warn at at a meeting in Geneva...
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Scientists Warn That Abusing Land Can Have Devastating Consequences   
August 06, 2019
Source: Medical Daily - Come the UN’s major Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ( IPCC) to be held at Geneva this week, scientists to be present at the event will apparently deliver a warning that’s been at our faces all along: Humans...
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