129. United Nations: United in Science 2020
On September 9, 2020, a group of key global partner organizations of the United Nations led by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) jointly announced United in Science 2020, a multi-organization high-level compilation of the latest climate science information. With the spread of COVID-19, there is no sign that the progress of climate change has stopped, and the greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere continue to increase. The report highlights the irreversible impact of climate change and emphasizes the urgent need for action, such as technical solutions and changes in consumption patterns.
The report is available electronically at https://public.wmo.int/en/resources/united_in_science
Press release 09 SEP 2020: United in Science report: Climate Change has not stopped for COVID19
Contributor: IIYAMA Miyuki and KANAMORI Norihito (Research Strategy Office)