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Scientists say intense droughts, wildfires and heatwaves are the brand new actuality.
“Adapting to local weather change is not an choice. It’s an obligation.”
That’s the warning from France’s inexperienced transition minister as folks 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 could possibly be the worst drought in 500 years.
Temperature information have been damaged in lots of European nations. Sizzling and dry situations 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 Rebel
Ilan Kelman – professor of disasters and well being, College School London