Ten worst climate-linked disasters of 2018 caused $85 billion in damage
Updated : December 29, 2018 10:16 AM IST
Extreme weather driven by climate change hit every populated continent this year, the British relief organisation said, warning urgent action was needed to combat global warming.
Experts say a warming world will lead to sweltering heatwaves, more extreme rainfall, shrinking harvests and worsening water shortages, causing both monetary losses and human misery.
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