Posted by: r.m. | November 5, 2010

more on CC

Not surprising
UN report warns of threat to human progress from climate change: The UN warned today that a continued failure to tackle climate change was putting at risk decades of progress in improving the lives of the world’s poorest people. … The UN said that on one estimate, the adverse effects of climate change on grain yields would push prices up, more than doubling the price of wheat. In a worst case scenario, the report added, by 2050 per capita consumption of cereals would fall by a fifth, leaving 25 million additional children malnourished, with South Asia the worst affected.”


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