Another breathless headline : “Climate Change Has Cut Global Agricultural Productivity by 21% Since 1961

Climate Change Has Cut Global Agricultural Productivity by 21% Since 1961

The exact opposite is true. Crop yields across the world, South America and Africa increased dramatically since 1961.

Crop Yields – Our World in Data

Hunger has declined sharply.

Hunger and Undernourishment – Our World in Data

Poverty has declined sharply.

The short history of global living conditions and why it matters that we know it – Our World in Data

Illiteracy has declined sharply.

Global Rise of Education – Our World in Data

Life expectancy has increased sharply.

Life Expectancy – Our World in Data

And as CO2 has risen, deaths from natural disasters have plummeted.

Global natural disaster death rates – Our World in Data

via Real Climate Science

https://ift.tt/3uuLFOB

Posted on April 7, 2021 by tonyheller