UK sets out climate adaptation approach ahead of COP26
The government has set out the UK’s approach to preparing for climate change effects at home and supporting those impacted overseas, fulfilling a Paris Agreement commitment.Through an Adaptation Communication, the UK is setting out how it is enhancing climate change resilience and is one of the world’s first countries to publish its plans ahead of COP26 in Glasgow this y
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Limiting global warming to 2°C above pre-industrial levels is now possible if all nations honour the climate pledges made at the Glasgow COP26 conference last year, a new study has found.
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COP26 is now over, and we’re all digesting what the deal agreed in Glasgow actually means for us, our businesses and the planet. It was my privilege to represent IEMA members at the event.