26 November, 2019
Syllabus subtopic: Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment
News: Greenhouse gases in the atmosphere hit a new record in 2018, exceeding the average yearly increase of the last decade and reinforcing increasingly damaging weather patterns, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Monday.
Prelims and Mains focus: About WMO, green house gases and their impact on the environment, ways to tackle their harmful effects
Key highlights of the report:
Reports published by WMO:
Source: The Hindu
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