Published 30 Sep 2003
Last modified 13 Apr 2011, 07:16 PM
The science and impacts of climate change are in the spotlight again with the World Conference on Climate Change that took place in Moscow from 29 September to 3 October. The European Environment Agency is participating. Read the EEA's latest information on climate change across Europe in Europe's environment: the third assessment. The latest update on progress by the European Union and its Member States towards reaching their Kyoto Protocol targets can be found here.
A summary report is available at
the conference web site .
Our climate is changing. Scientific evidence shows that the global average temperature is rising, and rainfall patterns are shifting. It also shows that glaciers, Arctic sea-ice and the Greenland ice ...