KEY ASKS for CoP 25 Asia Climate Change Consortium December 2019


Asia hosts many of the low-lying and densely populated cities in the world.  And the recent IPCC Special Report on the Oceans and the Cryosphere raised the alarm of increasing marine heatwaves, sea-level rise, rising ocean heat content, ocean acidification, and the decline of oxygen in the oceans.  Asia also has a vast number of upland communities dependent on the regularity of ice melts for water security and agriculture.