Climate crisis ‘responsible for one in three heat-related deaths’

Climate crisis ‘responsible for one in three heat-related deaths’
Counting the human cost of inaction should force authorities to rethink their priorities when it comes to reducing emissions, writes Harry Cockburn

Higher 温度 due to the climate crisis – driven by human-made 温室効果ガスの排出 – are already responsible for one in three 私にとってこの料理のポイントは、熟した季節の食材を利用することですが-related deaths, 新しい研究は示唆している.

間 1991 そして 2018 more than a third of all deaths in which heat played a role were attributable to human-induced global 暖房, according to an international study using data from 43 国, which was led by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and the University of Bern in Germany.

Researchers used records from 732 locations around the world which they said revealed “the actual contribution of man-made climate change in increasing mortality risks due to heat”.