UN: Climate change threatens security, health and the poor

Rising temperatures will increasingly threaten security, health and food supplies, and exacerbate poverty and damage species and habitats, the report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has warned.

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Davey: 'We have to move fast' on climate change

The world "needs to act fast" if it is to prevent a future dominated by climate catastrophe, the Energy Secretary has warned.

Speaking to Daybreak, Ed Davey defended the Government's record on tackling climate change but said he thought "the world had acted too slowly" on measures designed to combat greenhouse gases.

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