In August this year, more than half of the sprawling metropolis of Manila was submerged in floodwaters. Hundreds of thousands of people globally have been left stranded via extreme flooding - but extreme is becoming a normal part of our future predictions…
There is strong scientific consensus that the intensity and frequency of extreme weather events, such as the drought that is also afflicting the American mid-west, are likely to increase under climate change
Greenpeace strongly calls on industrialised countries, which account for most of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions – the greatest contributor to climate change – to take responsibility and curb their emissions. For more background please read on and see the video.
@Greenpeace Thanks to @Camz99 for the tweet.