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Scientists call for 'fossil fuel non-proliferation treaty'

Thursday 16 Sep 21 11:30am

 

"WE, the undersigned, call on governments around the world to adopt and implement a Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty, as a matter of urgency, to protect the lives and livelihoods of present and future generations." So begins an open letter from 2,185 scientists from 81 countries presented to the UN this week.

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