Climate change is exacerbating world conflicts, says Red Cross president

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/oct/21/climate-change-is-exacerbating-world-conflicts-says-red-cross-president

‘It’s obvious some of the violence we are observing … is directly linked to climate change,’ says Peter Maurer

Climate change is already exacerbating domestic and international conflicts, and governments must take steps to ensure it does not get worse, the head of the International Committee of the Red Cross has said.

Peter Maurer told Guardian Australia it was already making an impact and humanitarian organisations were having to factor it into their work far earlier than they were expecting.

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Original Title: Climate change is exacerbating world conflicts, says Red Cross president
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