UN scientists have issued another damning warning on the inadequacy of existing carbon reduction pledges, ahead of the next round of climate talks in Doha.
In a report published on Wednesday, scientists at the UN’s environment programme (UNEP) insisted that emissions must peak before 2020 if the world is to avoid a global temperature rise of over 2°C.
This point has been made by UNEP many times before and was also reiterated in the International Energy Agency’s latest World Energy Outlook about a week ago.
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