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Sustainable Development Goal SDG 13 is to take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts. SDG 3 is to ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.
- Environment and Climate Protection
- Sustainable development through climate action
- SDG 13: Health and climate action
- Africa: Climate change and sustainable development must be a two-way street
As heat trapping CO2 builds up in the atmosphere, it leads to a warming of the climate, provoking changes around the world in the atmosphere, land, and oceans. An IPCC Special Report defines climate risk as the likelihood of unfavourable impacts occurring as a result of severe climate events interacting with vulnerable environmental, social, economic, political or cultural conditions. They relate to extreme values of climate variables such as storm, snow, flood, drought, wildfire, sea level rise, landslides, hurricanes, etc.
The Philippines is highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change because it is heavily dependent on climate-sensitive economic processes such as agriculture and has fewer resources for adaptation. As UNFCC indicated, developing countries like the Philippines are highly vulnerable to climate change impacts because they have fewer resources to adapt socially, technologically and financially. As such, it is anticipated that developing countries would suffer far reaching effects of climate change especially on their ability to attain sustainable development UNFCC
Environment and Climate Protection
An intact environment with fertile soils, drinkable water and clean air is a fundamental prerequisite for a healthy life without hunger, as well as for every kind of economic progress. Natural disasters such as droughts, floods or landslides cause great harm especially where the environment is already degraded and can no longer provide a protective function. In the light of global climate change, it is crucial to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and to ensure that the negative impacts of climate change do not compromise progress in sustainable development.
Likewise, it is important to factor expected consequences of climate change into project planning. In the special report on the impact of global warming of 1.
Environmental degradation and pollution especially harm the poorest and most vulnerable groups in developing countries as they are the ones who directly depend on natural resources. On average, their risk of suffering health impacts from negative environmental conditions is ten times higher than for Europeans. Limited or at times no access to water, land and minerals is the most common source of conflict in developing countries. Effective environmental protection requires the full commitment of national institutions and the local population.
The global dimension of environmental degradation calls for increased global cooperation. The Sustainable Development Goals SDGs of the United Nations include the protection of ecosystems such as forests, wetlands, drylands and mountain regions to enable sustainable development and secure the livelihood of future generations and of all other living beings. Environment and Climate Protection.
Sustainable development through climate action
Climate change is the most significant challenge to achieving sustainable development, and it threatens to drag millions of people into grinding poverty. At the same time, we have never had better know-how and solutions available to avert the crisis and create opportunities for a better life for people all over the world. Climate change is not just a long-term issue. It is happening today, and it entails uncertainties for policy makers trying to shape the future. In , the Russian National Hydrometeorological Service Roshydromet found that winter temperatures had increased by 2 to 3 degrees Celsius in Siberia over the previous years, while average global temperature rose about 0. While warming might have some potential gains for Russia, the adverse effects include more floods, windstorms, heat waves, forest fires, and the melting of permafrost.
Climate change will affect the availability, quality and quantity of water for basic human needs, threatening the effective enjoyment of the human rights to water and sanitation for potentially billions of people. The hydrological changes induced by climate change will add challenges to the sustainable management of water resources, which are already under severe pressure in many regions of the world. Food security, human health, urban and rural settlements, energy production, industrial development, economic growth, and ecosystems are all water-dependent and thus vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. Climate change adaptation and mitigation through water management is therefore critical to sustainable development, and essential to achieving the Agenda for Sustainable Development, the Paris Agreement on Climate Change and the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction. Combined with a more erratic and uncertain supply, climate change will aggravate the situation of currently water-stressed regions, and generate water stress in regions where water resources are still abundant today. Physical water scarcity is often a seasonal phenomenon, rather than a chronic one, and climate change is likely to cause shifts in seasonal water availability throughout the year in several places.
SDG 13: Health and climate action
An intact environment with fertile soils, drinkable water and clean air is a fundamental prerequisite for a healthy life without hunger, as well as for every kind of economic progress. Natural disasters such as droughts, floods or landslides cause great harm especially where the environment is already degraded and can no longer provide a protective function. In the light of global climate change, it is crucial to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and to ensure that the negative impacts of climate change do not compromise progress in sustainable development. Likewise, it is important to factor expected consequences of climate change into project planning.
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Africa: Climate change and sustainable development must be a two-way street
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Keywords: carbon emissions, climate change, sustainable development, international cooperation, mitigation, adaptation. Page 2. UN/DESA Working Papers are.
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