Climate Change

Climate Equity: Whose CO₂ emissions are more than their share?

Climate change poses the greatest threat to those least responsible for it–generally people that are already vulnerable to deep-rooted challenges such as poverty. Conversely, those who have contributed the most to climate change have much better capacity to protect themselves from its impacts. In a completely equal world, each country's share of the world's Carbon dioxide emissions would be equal to its share of the global population. But this is not reality.

 
Climate Equity: Whose CO₂ emissions are more than their share?
Climate Equity: Whose CO₂ emissions are more than their share? Climate Equity: Whose CO₂ emissions are more than their share?
Last Updated: Monday 14 January 2019

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