IPCC Special Report on Climate Change & Land

Monday 12 August 2019

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Climate Change & Land was released on 8th August and received significant media coverage in Australia, much of it featuring CCI Director, Prof Mark Howden, who is also an IPCC Vice Chair.  Here's what the media had to say about the research:

ABC RN Drive - https://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/drive/experts-special-report-on-climate-change-and-land/11397634

ABC AM - https://www.abc.net.au/radio/programs/am/beef-industry-responds-to-un-climate-report/11398470

ABC Online - https://www.abc.net.au/news/science/2019-08-08/ipcc-report-climate-change-land-use/11391180

ABC JJJ - https://www.abc.net.au/triplej/programs/hack/ipcc-report-says-we-need-to-overhaul-diets-and-food-production/11397442

Guardian - https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/aug/08/farmers-call-for-national-strategy-on-climate-change-and-agriculture

Sydney Morning Herald - https://www.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/warning-flag-ipcc-finds-rapid-land-warming-threatens-food-security-20190808-p52f6m.html

Canberra Times - https://www.canberratimes.com.au/story/6318874/report-poses-climate-risk-to-food-security/?cs=14231

The Conversation - https://theconversation.com/un-climate-change-report-land-clearing-and-farming-contribute-a-third-of-the-worlds-greenhouse-gases-121551

National Geographic - https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/2019/08/ipcc-un-food-security/

9 News - https://www.9news.com.au/national/report-poses-climate-risk-to-food-security/96f2b04b-bfda-4d2e-b744-33af18cda298

RenewEconomy - https://reneweconomy.com.au/ipcc-issues-wake-up-call-on-climate-and-global-food-supply-80166/

New Daily - https://thenewdaily.com.au/news/world/2019/08/08/ipcc-report-climate-meat/

Straits Times - https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/land-use-and-abuse-in-south-east-asia-have-implications-for-global-climate-change

Straits Times - https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/land-use-and-abuse-in-south-east-asia-have-implications-for-global-climate-change

 

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