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Lifestyles for climate justice

A change in consumption patterns of the rich is as essential for climate mitigation as supply-side innovations and even more crucial for climate justice

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Climate Change talks  | Climate Change | Global Warming

Nitin Desai 

Nitin Desai

A recent report of the Intergovernmental Panel on (IPCC)(1) has pointed out that has caused substantial damages, and increasingly irreversible losses, in terrestrial, freshwater and coastal, and open ocean marine ecosystems. The policy approach to tackling this has tended to concentrate on supply-side changes, involving decarbonising production, particularly of electricity and energy-efficient appliances.

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First Published: Tue, March 29 2022. 22:38 IST
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