3 Mar 2021

Pacific warns 'Earth on red alert' for climate crisis

From , 6:02 am on 3 March 2021

Pacific leaders are warning the world is on red alert when it comes to the climate crisis.

A global stock take has warned the earth's atmosphere will heat up by more than 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels unless nations produce tougher policies.

The UK-based New Climate Institute says some countries have yet to submit a climate plan and others such as Australia are judged to have offered no substantial improvement on their previous proposals.

Christine Rovoi reports.


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