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A Billion Indians in a Changing Climate

@inproceedings{Pathan2009ABI,
  title={A Billion Indians in a Changing Climate},
  author={A. Pathan},
  year={2009}
}
  • A. Pathan
  • Published 2009
  • Environmental Science
  • Climate change is seen worldwide as a serious and urgent issue. The Earth has warmed by 0.7°C since 1900 and will be subject to further warming over coming decades simply due to past emissions. Average global temperatures are estimated on current trends to rise by 2–3°C within the next fifty years, with several degrees more by the end of the century if emissions continue to grow (Stern 2006: 56). Climate change will affect people around the world, threatening basic elements of life: access to… CONTINUE READING

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