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Climate Change and The Sustainable Development Agenda

 Hoesung Lee
Description: Human influence on the climate system is clear. The more we disrupt our climate, the more we risk severe, pervasive and irreversible impacts. We have the means to limit climate change and build a more prosperous, sustainable future. Global Warming of 1.5 °C, an IPCC special report on the impacts of global warming of 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels and related global greenhouse gas emission pathways, in the context of strengthening the global response to the threat of climate change, sustainable development, and efforts to eradicate poverty.
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Domain: Energy
Category: Environmental
Contributing Organization: UNITED NATIONS
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Climate change and the sustainable
development agenda
UN Headquarters, 23 March 2017
Hoesung Lee
IPCC Chair

Lines of evidence

Complex relationship between observations
(panels a, b, c) and emissions (panel d)

Figure SPM.1, Synthesis Report of the Fifth
Assessment Report

Figure SPM 1, AR5 Synthesis Report

Fifth Assessment Report 2013/2014

Key messages
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