The United Nations has described climate change as “the largest, most pervasive threat to the natural environment and societies that the world has ever experienced”.
In a recent report, it stressed that "there is a rapidly closing window of opportunity to secure a liveable and sustainable future for all”.
One argument that the experts in the report make, is that if people reduced their personal carbon footprints, it could help to slow climate change. This got us thinking:
Over to you!
Answer the following questions, then let other people know if you agree or disagree with them by replying directly to their comment using the thumbs up or thumbs down icons.
- How is your country affected by climate change?
- What's the best (easiest or most effective) way for people to reduce their personal carbon footprints?
- What could people in your country do to help slow climate change?