The Eurobarometer survey released on 7 October on climate change found that over two-thirds of Europeans consider climate change to be a very serious problem and that 80% think actions to combat climate change can be beneficial to the economy and job market.

The concern about climate change has grown since 2009, while many believe climate change to be a greater worry than the economic situation.

Climate Action Commissioner Connie Hedegaard said: "This is encouraging news! This ...

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