World Bank warns global warming woes closing in

Thursday, 20 June 2013 - 12:38



The World Bank yesterday, warned that severe hardships from global warming could be felt within a generation, with a new study detailing devastating impacts in Africa and Asia.


The report presents an alarming scenario for the days and years ahead – which this generation could face.


According to scientists, if the world warms by two degrees Centigrade - warming which may be reached in 20 to 30 years will cause widespread food shortages, unprecedented heat waves, and more intense cyclones.


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