KATOWICE, Poland | UN: Curbing climate change would reap huge health benefits
KATOWICE, Poland — The United Nations says curbing climate change will have huge benefits for people’s health worldwide.
The World Health Organization said Wednesday that meeting the 2015 Paris accord’s goals would significantly cut global air pollution, saving a million lives each year by 2050.
Fossil fuels that produce air pollution, such as coal, gasoline and wood, are also a major source of greenhouse gas emissions.
In a report released at the U.N.