Hunger, drought, disease: UN climate report reveals dire health threats

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    #Hunger, drought and disease will afflict tens of millions more people within decades, according to a draft #UN assessment that lays bare the dire human health consequences of a warming planet. After a pandemic year that saw the world turned on its head, a forthcoming report by the Intergovernmental Panel on #Climate Change offers a distressing vision of the decades to come: malnutrition, water insecurity, pestilence.

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