Weak climate deal may jeopardise development

The world's chances of achieving new international development goals will be slim without more ambitious action to curb climate change, researchers say.

Pakistan, for example, is unlikely to be able to end poverty by 2030 if accelerating climate change brings worse weather disasters, water scarcity and other problems, a new report from the UK-based Climate and Development Knowledge Network said.

Author: 
Laurie Goerig
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News24
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