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Scientists say intense droughts, wildfires and heatwaves are the brand new actuality.
“Adapting to local weather change is now not an possibility. It’s an obligation.”
That’s the warning from France’s inexperienced transition minister as individuals in Europe expertise droughts, wildfires and heatwaves.
The European Drought Observatory has recorded water shortages on greater than half the continent. Meteorologists have warned this might be the worst drought in 500 years.
Temperature data have been damaged in lots of European nations. Scorching and dry circumstances are fanning the flames of wildfires in France, Spain and Portugal.
So how can we put together our cities and alter our behaviour to deal with excessive climate patterns?
Presenter: Laura Kyle
Giulio Boccaletti – visiting senior fellow, Euro-Mediterranean Heart on Local weather Change
Clare Farrell – co-founder, Extinction Revolt
Ilan Kelman – professor of disasters and well being, College Faculty London
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