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Cop26 is our last chance to tackle climate change as extreme weather takes hold

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With less than 100 days to go until the UN Climate Change Conference – also known as COP26 – kicks off in Glasgow, preparations are well underway for the most important summit since that held in Paris back in 2015.

Expectations are high, and rightly so. After all, to quote Sir David Attenborough, this is our “last chance” to tackle climate change and its effect on weather, oceans, biodiversity, and ultimately our way of life.

This year we’ve seen again first-hand the effects of extreme weather, from heatwaves and wildfires sweeping North America, to floods and heavy rain devastating parts of Europe and cities in China.

The science is clear: if we don’t take action now on emissions, these issues are only set to get worse.

Since the Paris Agreement........

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