The UN expects the current decade to be the hottest in history

This was stated by the United Nations World Meteorological Organization (WMO), reports DW.

According to WMO, as of the end of October, the average world temperature was 1.1 degrees Celsius higher than at the end of the pre-industrial era and at the end of the 18th century. Therefore, 2019 will be the second or third hottest year for the entire time of observation.

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Climate change: COP25 island nation in ‘fight to death’

Political leaders and climate diplomats are meeting in Madrid for two weeks of talks amid a growing sense of crisis. This conference of the parties, or COP25, was due to be held in Chile but was canceled by the government due to weeks of civil disturbances.

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