Representatives from nearly 200 countries gather in Poland for talks on climate change – with the aim of breathing new life into the Paris Agreement.
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Intergovernmental Panel Scientists The Climate Change Summit (IPCC), the leading international body for global warming, argued last month that 2C's Parisian pledge had not gone far enough. The global average temperature rise should actually be kept below 1.5 ° C.
How warm is the world and what can we do about it?
. 1 The world has become hotter year by year
According to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the world is now almost one degree warmer than before its widespread industrialization.
The global average temperature for the first 10 months of 2018 was 0.98 ° C above the levels of 1850-1900, according to five independently held global datasets.