World losing trust in climate science, Indians most-trusting: WEF survey

The Economic Times | Jan 21, 2020 at 3:23 PM
  • The global public overwhelmingly blames global warming on human activities with trust level declining in climate science , but Indians are the most trusting people in this regard, a new opinion poll showed on Tuesday.
  • The new public opinion poll published by the World Economic Forum here at its 50th annual meeting called for better climate education and urgent upskilling.
  • By region, almost a fifth of North American adults expressed “little” (12 per cent) or “no” (6 per cent) trust in climate science, compared to South Asia, expressing “little” trust (4 per cent), and “no” trust (2 per cent).