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Over 21,000 killed since UN global ceasefire
At least 21,347 people have been killed in conflict, including more than 5,800 civilian adults and children who were directly targeted, despite the adoption of a UN Security Council resolution call.
The Carbon Inequality Era
The Carbon Inequality Era
This is extreme carbon inequality. As we move into recovery from COVID-19, we need far-reaching and ambitious action against the inequality and climate crises. Every ton of carbon counts.
Carbon emissions of richest 1 per cent more than double the emissions of the poorest half of humanity
Carbon emissions of the richest 1 per cent
The richest one per cent of the world’s population are responsible for more than twice as much carbon pollution as the 3.1 billion people who made up the poorest half of humanity.
Confronting Carbon Inequality
Carbon Inequality Report
Despite sharp falls in carbon emissions in 2020 linked to the COVID-19 pandemic, the climate crisis – which is driven by the accumulation of emissions in the atmosphere over time – continued to grow.

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