Demonstrators pretend to resuscitate the Earth while advocating the survival of the 1.5 degree warming goal at the COP27 climate summit on November 16 in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. Photo: AP
Demonstrators pretend to resuscitate the Earth while advocating the survival of the 1.5 degree warming goal at the COP27 climate summit on November 16 in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. Photo: AP
Muhamad Chatib Basri
Opinion

Opinion

Muhamad Chatib Basri and Xue Lan

1.5 degrees? We need to prepare for a temperature overshoot and worse climate change

  • With global warming of 2.7 degrees Celsius by 2100 looming, adaptation finance for poor nations is more urgent than ever
  • Planet-cooling research into carbon dioxide removal and solar geoengineering must also be accelerated

Demonstrators pretend to resuscitate the Earth while advocating the survival of the 1.5 degree warming goal at the COP27 climate summit on November 16 in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. Photo: AP
Demonstrators pretend to resuscitate the Earth while advocating the survival of the 1.5 degree warming goal at the COP27 climate summit on November 16 in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. Photo: AP
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