Europe gripped by extreme weather, ‘era of global boiling has arrived’

Europe gripped by extreme weather, ‘era of global boiling has arrived’

Record-breaking heatwaves and droughts, devastating wildfires, torrential rain and hailstorms all across Europe are costing lives, damaging infrastructure, diminishing biodiversity and hitting tourism, harvests and the economy. Some governments have imposed rules to ensure the safety of their workers and are calling for rigorous measures to combat climate change.