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Conflict and climate change are big barriers for Africa’s Great Green Wall

Conflict and climate change are big barriers for Africa’s Great Green Wall – Fourteen years since the launch of Africa’s Great Green Wall project, only 4% of the 100 million hectares (247 million acres) of land targeted for restoration in the Sahel r...

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Research done in Falklands shows albatrosses are “divorcing” because of climate change

Research done in Falklands shows albatrosses are “divorcing” because of climate change A recent Royal Society study shows climate change and rising oceans are pushing black-browed albatross breakup rates higher. Among the world’s most devoted monogam...

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Scandinavia’s Wine Scene Is Growing, Partially Due to Climate Change

Scandinavia’s Wine Scene Is Growing, Partially Due to Climate Change Rising temperatures and resilient grapes have enabled Denmark and Sweden to produce unique wines. Outside the tasting room at Skærsøgaard Vin in southern Denmark, chemist-turned-winem...

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‘Pipelines will be blown up,’ says David Suzuki, if leaders don’t act on climate change

‘Pipelines will be blown up,’ says David Suzuki, if leaders don’t act on climate change ‘It is now the age of consequences,’ Extinction Rebellion organizer tells protesters in Victoria. Critics called the statement ‘dangerou...

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Impacts of climate change are here ‘sooner than expected and they’re devastating,’ Trudeau tells Parliament

Impacts of climate change are here ‘sooner than expected and they’re devastating,’ Trudeau tells Parliament The House of Commons held an emergency debate Wednesday night on the devastating floods in British Columbia amid increased attention t...

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What is climate migration?

What is climate migration? Environmental threats projected to displace populations worldwide in coming years Tens of millions of people will be forced to flee their homes over the next few decades as a result of worsening environmental effects of climate chang...

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How climate change will impact national security

How climate change will impact national security Rising temperatures and intensifying weather due to climate change, along with the unlikelihood of meeting the 2030 emissions goals of the Paris Agreement, will exacerbate geopolitical tensions, social instabili...

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The Arctic Ocean began warming decades earlier than previously thought, new research shows

The Arctic Ocean began warming decades earlier than previously thought, new research shows (CNN)The Arctic Ocean has been warming since the onset of the 20th century, decades earlier than instrument observations would suggest, according to new research. The st...

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What The Outcome Of COP26 Means For The Fight Against Climate Change

What The Outcome Of COP26 Means For The Fight Against Climate Change While addressing the 26th UN Climate Change conference in Glasgow, Scotland, during the final hours of the event, COP26 President Alok Sharma was overcome with emotion. China and India had ju...

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Politicians are failing to deliver climate justice. Lawyers and scientists could do it in court

Politicians are failing to deliver climate justice. Lawyers and scientists could do it in court London (CNN)There were few memorable moments at the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow earlier this month, but a video address by the foreign minister of Tuvalu, s...

Global warming to hit India the worst in Asia by 2070

Global warming to hit India the worst in Asia by 2070 Over 9 billion across the world likely to be exposed to annual average temperatures experienced only in the hottest deserts For over 6,000 years, humans restricted their settlements to a climate niche or se...

‘Either we kill it, or it will kill us’: The fight to dismantle a shadow court system threatening climate goals

‘Either we kill it, or it will kill us’: The fight to dismantle a shadow court system threatening climate goals ONDON — The Energy Charter Treaty is not widely known, yet it’s feared the influence of this international agreement could be enough by itse...

Brussels makes climate leap forward into accepting zero-waste strategy

Brussels makes climate leap forward into accepting zero-waste strategy The move makes the Belgian capital the largest city in the European Union to join the European Zero Waste Charter Yesterday, local authorities in Brussels signed the European Zero Waste Cha...

Fall foliage was disrupted by climate change. It might be the new normal.

Fall foliage was disrupted by climate change. It might be the new normal. Throughout the eastern U.S., fall colors arrived behind schedule, which scientists say is a sign of things to come Fall is a special time of year in the forests along the eastern seaboar...

LEAK: EU strategy seeks to remove carbon from atmosphere

LEAK: EU strategy seeks to remove carbon from atmosphere The European Commission will reward green farming practices like afforestation and soil conservation while putting rules to identify activities that “unambiguously remove carbon from the atmosphere” ...

2021 Brazil-Africa Forum Commit to Boost Solutions for Food Insecurity, Climate Change

2021 Brazil-Africa Forum Commit to Boost Solutions for Food Insecurity, Climate Change The African continent is known to be the most vulnerable to climate change and the least equipped to cope with severe challenges such as food insecurity. Rabat – As the CO...

Springs dying across Himachal Pradesh

Springs dying across Himachal Pradesh Over two-thirds of traditional water sources in the Himalayan state of Himachal Pradesh are dead; experts blame climate change and human activities. The population of Mundaghat village in the Indian state of Himachal Prade...

Climate Change Through the Lens of Bangladesh

Climate Change Through the Lens of Bangladesh Bangladesh is especially affected by negative effects of climate change and can function as role model to the developed and developing world. As Bangladesh is located at the end of the drainage basin of mighty Gang...

Japan Pledges Support For Asia-wide Decarbonization

Japan Pledges Support For Asia-wide Decarbonization Japan aims to lead Asia toward a carbon-free society but failed to commit to a turn away from fossil fuel projects. At the United Nations climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland, Japanese Prime Minister Kishida F...

Record high temperatures in Central Asia highlight need for climate action

Record high temperatures in Central Asia highlight need for climate action In the summer of 2021, record high temperatures scorched Central Asia. Distressing videos and news showed livestock dying on pastures in the western provinces of Kazakhstan due to water...

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