14 Nov 2021

Humanity now heading in right direction says PM, after Glasgow climate pact agreed

Chief Correspondent

Boris Johnson has hailed what he called the “game changing” agreement at the end of the COP26 climate summit, saying humanity was now heading in the right direction.

Although even Mr Johnson dialled down the optimism, after the marathon talks ended in a compromise over the future of the dirtiest fossil fuel, coal, and pledges which many scientists say fall far short of what’s needed to limit

temperature rises to 1.5 degrees.