Climate lawyers to use UN 1.5C report to sue governments

Maurice Feschet says his family lavender farm in the south of France is suffering from increased climate disruption (Pic: People’s Climate Case)

BONN, 12 OCTOBER 2018 (CLIMATE HOME) – A major UN science report on global warming published Monday will bolster climate lawsuits, according to legal experts and those seeking redress for government inaction. The report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) sets out the difference in severity of climate impacts between 1.5C and 2C. […]

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