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Africa grapples with climate finance issue

March 24, 2022 9:39 pm

The continent is upping the pressure on wealthy nations to make good on their climate finance pledge. But a lack of expertise on the ground has also stalled crucial adaptation projects.

COP26: What would success look like at the climate summit?

October 31, 2021 5:41 pm

Scientists say capping warming at 1.5C would require global emissions to plummet 45% by 2030 from 2010 levels, and reach net zero by 2050.

John Kerry says climate talks may miss target

October 14, 2021 6:26 pm

Kerry and others early on billed the Glasgow summit as "the last, best chance" to drum up momentum for the emissions cuts and investment in renewable energy"

'Urban forests': Miyawaki technique helps create dense green patches in one year

March 07, 2021 11:59 pm

Along with manicured gardens, playing arenas, jogging and cycling tracks, the 57,000-sq m Bhakti Park, located in the city's industrial ward Chembur/Wadala, hides a nascent forest of nearly 1,100 native plants that were planted a year ago on 230 sq m of area.

Longest UN climate talks end with no decision about key issue on agenda

December 16, 2019 2:24 am

Details of new carbon market postponed to next summit; after objections over draft agreement, final text lacks specifics

COP21: What world leaders said about Paris agreement

December 13, 2015 8:32 am

Climate negotiators in Paris approved a breakthrough accord that will for the first time unite rich and poor nations in combating climate change.

Express in Paris: Climate change talks enter extra time

December 12, 2015 12:01 am

“The success of Paris will now depend on the spirit of accommodation and flexibility shown by the developed nations,” Javadekar told mediapersons.

Paris climate talks: No agreement yet, new text to be ready on Saturday morning

December 11, 2015 2:33 pm

Discussions went on throughout the night, and it was decided to give the countries some more time to strike compromises with each other on the language that everyone can be satisfied with.

Climate talks head for final phase, India promises positivity

December 06, 2015 4:00 pm

Analysts said any deal emerging from Paris is likely to fall short of what is needed to cap global warming at 2.0 degrees Celsius or below.

The Paris template

November 30, 2015 7:33 am

Ahead of the summit, India has been again targeted as a spoiler. It must stand its ground till the end.