21 November 2012- UN News Center
Meeting the worldwide goal of stalling global warming at a two degree- Celsius increase by 2020 is increasingly unlikely, according a UN Environment Program (UNEP) report
“If no swift action is taken by nations, emissions are likely to be at 58 gigatonnes (Gt) in eight years’ time,” states the report, which has involved 55 scientists from more than 20 countries.
As countries prepare to meet next week at a major United Nations meeting on climate change, the world body today released a new report which finds that the concentration of warming gases like carbon dioxide (CO2) has increased by 20 per cent... http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=43566&amp;amp;Cr=climate+change&amp;amp;Cr1=#.UK163IXZ03Z
Via Firoze Manji