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This org notes that one way to mitigate climate change in Asia is the use of clean #cookstoves. What do you think?

This org notes that one way to mitigate climate change in Asia is the use of clean #cookstoves. What do you think?

"Countries that move quickly down a clean energy pathway will be the economic powerhouses of the 21st century." United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon [1] The majority of the world's people live in Asia. With a total population of over 3.8 billion, it dwarfs Africa, the second-most populous continent, which has 922 million. Asia is home to the world's most populous city, Shanghai, with 17.8 million people, making huge metropolises like Mexico City (8.8 million) and New York (8.1 million), look puny in comparison.[2][3] MORE PEOPLE, BIGGER PROBLEMS Considering all those people, it's not surprising that Asia contributes the highest annual global warming emissions among all the continents. The Union for Concerned Scientists, a non-profit environmental advocacy group headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusettes, also notes that "the Asian region also faces a range of clima...

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