'Wake-up call': Cotton industry urged to act now to tackle escalating climate risks

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'Wake-up call': Cotton industry urged to act now to tackle escalating climate risks

Forum for the Future report warns that global cotton industry is at risk of severe disruption from worsening climate impacts

By 2040 half of the world's cotton growing regions are expected to face drastic exposure to high temperatures, changes to water availability, and extreme weather events, with impacts set to escalate further...

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