Hoesung Lee, who was the vice-chair of the IPCC, will lead this scientific body in preparing the sixth assessment report over the next five or six years.
In a five-year study, researchers compared glaciers in Patagonia and in the Antarctic Peninsula.
PM’s articulation of environment commitments indicates a welcome shift in India’s climate diplomacy.
The China South-South Climate Cooperation Fund will also enhance their capacity to access the GCF, according to a China-US joint presidential statement on climate change.
All eyes are on India, a fast-growing economy, on what its INDCs will be as nations prepare to meet in December this year for the crucial Paris Climate Change Summit.
Full text of Prime Minister Modi’s address at the United Nations General Assembly.
The White House reiterated its support for India’s bid for a permanent membership of the UN Security Council.
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Climate change will see powerful “grey swan” cyclones hitting cities along the Persian Gulf, parts of Florida, and Australia more frequently over the next century, according to the study. Unlike “black swan” events, which are entirely unexpected, grey swans may be anticipated by combining physical knowledge with historical data. “Grey swan” tropical cyclones can whip […]
Merkel and Rousseff focused mainly on environmental cooperation during a 24-hour visit by the German leader that was also aimed at boosting trade and investment in Brazil’s stagnant economy.
According to UN data, nearly 20,000 people have been affected and 170 killed by the disease since the beginning of the year.
The World Health Organisation has estimated that more than 88 per cent of the existing global burden of disease due to climate change occurs in children under the age of five.
Obama’s move represented a challenge to the rest of the world to take serious action as a global summit to finalize a landmark climate change treaty approaches at the end of this year.
Obama’s climate action agenda is the most ambitious by a US president yet. It is not enough.
Rising temperatures could alter vegetation in Jammu and Kashmir by the end of the century.