Updated: 03/31/2014 08:11 | By Agence France-Presse

Climate change boosts conflict risk, hunger: UN panel

Soaring carbon emissions will amplify the risk of conflict, hunger, floods and migration this century, the UN's expert panel said Monday in a landmark report on the impact of climate change.


"Increasing magnitudes of warming increase the likelihood of severe, pervasive, and irreversible impacts," the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) said.

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