Mediterranean is warming up faster than the rest of the planet, report warns. Part 16 in everywhere is warming twice as fast as everywhere else.
Some 500 million people are at risk of drought, lack of freshwater and food shortages if no action is taken.
Whether they like it or not, 500 million people from three continents are united by the same problem: climate change.
The Mediterranean basin is one of the hot spots of this global crisis, and in some ways it is being “hit harder than other parts of the world,” according to Wolfgang Cramer, scientific director at the French-based Mediterranean Institute of Biodiversity and Ecology (IMBE).
A new report, whose main conclusions are being presented on Thursday in Barcelona, shows that the temperature increase in the Mediterranean region has already reached 1.5ºC above pre-industrial levels, which means that the warming effect in this area is 20% faster than the global average.
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It’s the exact same alarming fake information they’re desperately urging in the previous 15 episodes.
Climate change worse everywhere than everywhere else