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But researchers warn achieving 1.5C target is highly unlikely unless national climate pledges are strengthened and followed with policy action

The world stands a chance of capping global temperature rise at just below 2C if governments act quickly to enact the policies required to deliver on their national climate pledges, fresh scientific research...

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