World's Cities Report Climate Change Impacts; Most Lag In Mitigation, Adaptation Measures

19 Nov 2019 by Staff - Water Diplomat
LONDON, United Kingdom

Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) global environment disclosure system has released its newest report on cities, revealing that of the 620 respondents in 2018, 530 revealed that they are experiencing the impacts of climate change. The combined population of these cities is over 515 million.From energy, to water supplies, cities are expecting to see many of their most fundamental pillars come under threat in the coming years.Risks identified include river flooding, extreme heat and drought but also included forest fires, extreme cold and extreme storms such as monsoons, hurricanes and cyclones...

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