“Red Warning to Mankind”. Faced with fears that COP26 could sink into the weather starting Sunday, calls for more and more action to curb global warming are already raining down on world leaders affected by a series of disasters.
Fires in Siberia and California, spectacular floods in Germany or Belgium, shameful heat in Canada … With the planet gaining about + 1.1 ° C from pre-industrial times, humans are already experiencing the dramatic effects of global warming. Have caused.
This is just the beginning, scientists warn, as they point out that every extra part of a degree brings with it the role of new disasters.
A CG dinosaur explodes in the UN General Assembly Hall, briefly on a UN clip: “At least we had an asteroid. What’s your apology? Don’t choose destruction, save your race before it’s too late.”
Facing the apocalyptic future predicted by UN (IPCC) climate scientists, the solution is clear: reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 45% by 2030 and control global warming to + 1.5 ° C, which is the most ambitious goal of the Paris Agreement. Achieve carbon neutrality by 2050.
But according to a recent UN report, even with the states’ new pledges for 2030, the planet is heading for a “catastrophic” warming of + 2.7 C.
“Insanity always does the same thing and expects different results”, Miles Allen, of the University of Oxford, told Einstein that at current rates, only results for 2030 will come. “In the 2080s”.
The UN says governments are “not ready to do the job.” Secretary-General Antonio Guterres insists, pointing the finger at the G20, which represents three-quarters of global emissions.
“It is absolutely essential that all G20 countries make contributions compliant with + 1.5 C in Glasgow or Glasgow”, Mr. Guterres insisted, “Deep Concern” Prior to COP26.
The same story applies to the British organizers. “I’m very worried because it’s going to get worsePrime Minister Boris Johnson announced this week without losing hope.
China, the world’s largest emitter, has not yet made its formal promises. But experts say even countries that have already done so can strengthen and strengthen them.
American Joe Biden, Indian Narendra Modi, Frenchman Emmanuel Macron, Australian Scott Morrison, or Canadian Justin Trudeau in an effort to provide strong political impetus for the two-week conference in Glasgow, Scotland, where more than 120 leaders are expected on Monday and Tuesday.
But neither Russian President Vladimir Putin nor Queen Elizabeth II gave up “with regret” after being admitted to hospital.
According to President Xi Jinping, although he has not left China since the start of the Govt-19 epidemic, COP26 leader Alok Sharma is still awaiting his arrival.
In order to put pressure on leaders, during the COP in Scotland or elsewhere, destructive insurgency and other organizations are planning operations, and the young Swedish activist Greta Dunberg is calling for a march with her on November 5 in Glasgow.Climate Justice “.
This question of justice is important for this World Climate Conference, which has been postponed for a year due to an epidemic, but access inequalities linked to Covit-19 are condemned by civil society organizations, which are an essential link to this large climate mass.
Among the explosive issues linked to the same justice, the similarity between the North and the South responsible for global warming is at the forefront of countering the effects of climate change – but also the impact of Govt-19.
More specifically, the unfulfilled promise of developed countries is to transform its effects on poor countries to $ 100 billion a year by 2020 and reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.
The report, submitted this week by the leadership of COP26, which aims to reach 100 billion by 2023 and then surpass them every year, has not allayed the anger of the most vulnerable nations.
“This is a terrible blow to developing countries.” Walton condemned Webson, who heads the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS). Financial assistance to these islands in the front line facing the oceans “It’s a matter of survival. “, He insisted.
Other contentious issues at the center of the two-week debate were the withdrawal of fossil fuels, primarily coal, and the necessary adaptation to the effects of global warming, and finally the finalization of the Paris Agreement’s user guide. Especially the activity of carbon markets.
“COP26 is the perfect opportunity for countries to show that they have learned a lesson from the recent climate disasters.”, Summarized by Anite Velasco, a member of the Climate Action Network, which brings together hundreds of voluntary organizations.
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