The Himalayas need special policy attention, given their strategic importance and unique vulnerabilities
Climate change incites debate and discussion but there are no absolutes. Where do we go from here? And for how long before it is too late?
Amid financial crisis and public fatigue,world leaders turn their back on issue,IPCC loses clout
The Summary for Policymakers of the IPCC Working Group I assessment report approved Friday by member governments of the IPCC in Stockholm.
Report says earth is getting hotter and sea levels are likelier to rise in the 21st century.
Over past 5,000 years,Earth cooled about -17 degree Celsius,until the past 100 years.
The IPCC report said renewable sources currently accounted for about 13 pct of global energy supply.
The rising temperatures will adversely affect the world’s food production and India would be the hardest hit.
Rajendra Pachauri said that what is being done today is certainly far from adequate.
A call to reform the IPCC
The Daily Telegraph on Saturday apologised for publishing an article about UN climate body chairman R K Pachauri accusing him of making a fortune from his links with carbon trading firms….
The fears were vastly exaggerated,to shock,most probably!
Facing severe criticism in the wake of revelations that its landmark 2007 report contained some highly embarrassing mistakes….
After Glaciergate and errors in Climate Change report spawned attacks,UN Climate Chief R K Pachauri faced demands from Britains chief…
Facing the most serious crisis of his tenure as chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC),R K Pachauri on Saturday…