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Guatemala's Poor Bear Brunt of Climate Change, Research Says

Guatemala's subsistence farmers and indigenous people living in poor rural  communities are most affected by rising temperatures and unpredictable rainfall linked to climate change, a leading researcher said Friday. Poverty makes the Central American country highly vulnerable to the impact of global warming that damages harvests and causes food shortages, said Edwin Castellanos, lead author of a report by the Guatemalan System of Climate Change...

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