Extreme weather events are the'new normal' as leaders gather for climate summit | SBS News

Extreme weather events have ravaged every continent on Earth since world leaders last gathered to address the existential threat of climate change.

A new Climate Council report chronicles the succession of disasters that have struck since last November’s global climate summit in Scotland.

It’s sobering reading as leaders prepare to meet again from Sunday, this time in the Egyptian city of Sharm el-Sheikh.

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