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Friday, 10 February 2017 12:30

4°C temperature rise could increase flood risk by 500%

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This is why a shift to low carbon matters!

According to a new JRC report, a 4°C global warming will mean that countries representing more than 70% of the global population and global GDP could face increases in flood risk of more than 500%.  Read more at https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/en/news/global-flood-risk-increase-five-fold-4-temperature-rise

 

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