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Ending the degradation of land can play an important role in securing a liveable planet by cutting emissions, providing sustainable food and reducing poverty. The threat of land degradation is real for India(AP)

India must step up efforts to tackle climate change

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2019 07:15 PM IST
The UN report indicates the need for more climate-sensitive food and less wastage
Small islands, megacities, coastal regions and high mountain ranges will be the areas most affected by climate change. India, with all such vulnerable areas, will experience multiple impacts simultaneously.(HT/File Photo)
Small islands, megacities, coastal regions and high mountain ranges will be the areas most affected by climate change. India, with all such vulnerable areas, will experience multiple impacts simultaneously.(HT/File Photo)

Greater collective ambition is the need of the hour to tackle global warming

By Joyashree Roy
PUBLISHED ON OCT 09, 2018 08:31 AM IST
People, ecosystems and livelihoods across the world are experiencing various impacts of this change at varying levels, as some regions are warming faster than global average. Urban areas are having additional urban heat island effect.
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