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Are we sleepwalking into a global catastrophe?

There is now 40% more carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere than there was in 1800:

Source & Copyright©2019 - Scripps

The Lex column writer in The Financial Times writes, “According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, humankind has raised global temperatures by about 1C. Even with concerted action, the world could get another degree hotter by 2052. With further increases, some countries would probably become uninhabitable.” This will lead to mass migration.

Where mankind is heading?

Kal the cartoonist in The Economist sums up where mankind is heading:

Source & Copyright©2019 - The Economist


CTMfile take: What would it take for your organisation to declare that there is a major climate crisis, and act accordingly: cutting out most air travel, moving to 100% sustainable energy sources, etc.?

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