To help poor countries prepare for climate change in the coming years.
The world Bank stated that investing $200 billion to help poor countries prepare for climate change in the coming years. Thus, the Bank has doubled financing of the investment plan adopted after the signing of the Paris agreement in 2015.
$50 billion will be spent on adaptation to the destructive effects of global warming. They will be invested in the construction of buildings that can withstand extreme weather conditions, the search for new sources of fresh water and clean the oceans from garbage.
“Despite geopolitical instability, climate change Agreement is supported by most countries who signed it, — commented the results of the negotiations of the UN climate Christian Figares. Sadly, however, that the government of the United States, a country that has been feeling the force of climate change, refuses prikosatsya to the head of science and reason”.
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Earth is the third planet from the Sun and the fifth among all the planets of the Solar system in size.
Age – 4.54 billion years
Average radius – 6 378,2 km
The average circumference – 030,2 40 km
Area – 072 510 million km2 (of 29.1 percent and 70.9% water)
The number of the continents – 6: Eurasia, Africa, North America, South America, Australia and Antarctica
The number of oceans – 4: Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic
Population – 7.3 billion people (50.4% of men and 49.6% women)
The most densely populated States: Monaco (18 678 people/km2), Singapore (7607/km2) and the Vatican (1914/km2)
Number of countries: a total of 252 independent 195
The number of languages in the world – about 6,000
The number of official languages – 95; the most common are English (56 countries), French (29 countries) and Arabic (24 countries)
The number of nationalities – about 2 000
Climatic zones: Equatorial, tropical, temperate and Arctic (main) + sub-Equatorial, subtropical and subarctic (transitional)