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UN warns world still on track for catastrophic global temperature rise of around 2.7 degrees Celsius 

 

  • United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has stressed the need to close the leadership gap in climate action before the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland. 
  • He made the plea at the launch of the UN Environment Programme's Emissions Gap Report-2021, entitled 'The Heat Is On.' 
  • Mr. Guterres said the world is on track for a catastrophic global temperature rise of around 2.7 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.