Climate of fear: Time for change?

Climate of fear: Time for change? It boils down to you acting on global warming

The UN's climate change report calls for individuals to do their bit to stop the planet from overheating. Insight looks at where Singapore stands and what Singaporeans can do.

ST Environment Correspondent Audrey Tan at the Theewaterskloof dam in South Africa, on June 7, 2018.
ST Environment Correspondent Audrey Tan at the Theewaterskloof dam in South Africa, on June 7, 2018. ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI
Low water level at the Theewaterskloof dam in South Africa.
Low water level at the Theewaterskloof dam in South Africa.ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI
A poster on saving water in V & A Waterfront in Cape Town, South Africa.
A poster on saving water in V & A Waterfront in Cape Town, South Africa.ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI

If there is one thing the latest report by an international panel of scientists has highlighted, it is that everyone can do something to help the world avoid catastrophic climate change.

Not just governments or businesses - but individuals, too.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on October 14, 2018, with the headline ' It boils down to you acting on global warming'. Print Edition | Subscribe