COP27 highlights international climate change

By Mattie Cielpak, Staff Writer COP27, the 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference, concluded Nov. 20 in Egypt. World leaders met to discuss and devise plans to continue to combat climate change. Scientists say climate change‚Äôs effects are approaching irreparable, unless extreme restrictions are created and strictly followed over the next few years.  The conclusion of the conference reiterated the goal set by the Paris Agreement at COP21, the 2015 summit, which was to keep global warming from rising more than 1.5 degrees Celsius from the 1800s.  One of the biggest takeaways from the conference was the creation of a … Continue reading COP27 highlights international climate change