Caring for the environment

Climate change is real, is caused by humans, and requires urgent action.

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  • Meinshausen M, Meinshausen N, Hare W et al.  Greenhouse-gas emission targets for limiting global warming to 2 degrees C. Nature 2009; 458: 1158-62.

Climate Change

Climate change is having a significant impact on public health which is likely to worsen. Find out more »

Economic Consequences

There are also likely to be substantial economic consequences of climate change.

The Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change. Read more »