Open Research. Photograph: Sarah Lee for the Guardian Wed 11 May 2011 06.23 EDT Climate change may bring some benefits, but they will most likely be unevenly shared and offset by negative impacts. Advantages of global warming. Moreover, this study is surely not the last word on the likely effects of climate on agriculture. Since mitigation, and in a lot of cases, adaptation, will take time to implement and to reduce atmospheric greenhouse gas concentrations, any decided upon actions should begin as soon as possible. Although there are many negative effects of climate change, there are some advantages too. News Russia unveils plan to 'use the advantages' of climate change. Unfortunately, though, many of these benefits are short-term and are greatly overshadowed by the negative impacts that climate change brings. The duration of these benefits is unknown because, under unmitigated climate change, continued sea‐ice loss is expected to eventually have negative demographic and ecological effects on all polar bears. In the end, even Tol's rosy outlook on the net costs and benefits of climate change acknowledges that by 2075, climate change will do net damage. 2 Extreme heat events can cause illnesses and death due to heat stroke, cardiovascular disease, respiratory disease, and other conditions. Climate change is projected to harm human health in a variety of ways through increases in extreme temperature, increases in extreme weather events, decreases in air quality, and other factors. Land and Sea Ice Loss Ice is an important part of the global climate system because it reflects a large amount of solar radiation while also … DATA AVAILABILITY STATEMENT. Climate change is obviously relevant far beyond American agriculture, so the present study is only one small piece of the puzzle we need to solve when thinking about environmental policy. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, comprising more than 2,000 of the world's leading climate-change scientists, concluded in its … Investing $1.8 trillion globally in climate change adaptation could result in $7.1 trillion in benefits, according to a new report. London, 13 November 2020 - Using new data and novel analytical approaches, research released today by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and partners underscores the size of the prize on offer from integrating action to save nature and combat climate change.. In making climate change mitigation or adaptation investments, we need to think about how we value the welfare of future generations compared to our own. Russia has published an action plan to mitigate risks associated with present and future climate change in the country.