IPCC Report: Urgent Action Required to Limit Global Warming

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The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report is a study that provides an overview of the current state of climate change, potential impacts, and strategies for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The report states that human activities have caused global warming, leading to many climate-related risks and projected results that are up to multiple times higher than currently observed. Urgent action is required to limit global warming, as vulnerable communities are disproportionately affected, and additional human and natural systems will reach adaptation limits. Taking action to reduce energy consumption and waste, protecting natural habitats, and supporting sustainable agriculture are practical ways to address environmental challenges.