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Switzerland speeds up its climate goals

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A new UN study shows that climate impacts are happening faster and harder than expected.
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Temperatures in Switzerland are rising twice as fast as the global average.
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Ice melts inside a glacier cave in Fiesch, Switzerland. We have experienced the warmest five years on record.
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