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Rachel Kyte: ‘Helping India make its transition is also good for the world’

December 17, 2021 5:15 am

🔴 Rachel Kyte was in conversation with Anil Sasi, National Business Editor, The Indian Express, about the recent Glasgow summit, dependence on coal and the way forward.

Glasgow Climate Pact is a mixed bag of modest achievements and disappointed expectations

November 16, 2021 7:37 am

Shyam Saran writes: As in the past, the can has been kicked down the road, except that the climate road is fast approaching a dead-end

Glasgow Climate talks are down to the wire on money, ambition and fossil fuels

November 13, 2021 12:58 pm

A draft agreement released Friday morning called for a doubling of money to help developing countries cope with climate impacts and said nations should strengthen their emissions-cutting targets by next year.

More than 40 nations pledge to cut emissions from their health industries

November 09, 2021 2:46 pm

The health care sector accounts for almost 5% of global carbon dioxide emissions. If it were a country, it would be the fifth largest emitter.

'Earth began to purge us too': slam poet brings refugee voices to Glasgow

November 08, 2021 5:43 pm

Sudanese-American poet Emtithal "Emi" Mahmoud - crowned world champion at the 2015 Individual World Poetry Slam in Washington DC - is carrying the message of those voices to world leaders at the climate summit in Scotland.

Stronger climate action urged at COP26 to avoid 'unimaginable' health risks

November 07, 2021 3:01 pm

Climate change is already driving diverse health threats around the world, said Haines, a professor of environmental change and public health.

Young women are leading climate protests. Guess who runs global talks?

November 07, 2021 1:31 pm

A march Friday was led by young climate activists, some barely old enough to vote in their countries. They accused the world leaders of wasting what little time remains to safeguard their future.

COP26 protesters back an array of causes, connected by climate change

November 07, 2021 1:02 pm

The protest illustrated how the battle to curb climate change had become an umbrella for a growing protest movement that aims to put global leaders under pressure for a broad range of causes, including racial justice and income equality.

At COP26 talks, 45 nations pledge to protect nature in climate change fight

November 06, 2021 10:14 am

On Saturday, the COP26 talks will focus on ways to enlist nature to keep alive a goal of limiting the rise in global temperatures to 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7F) above pre-industrial times, the toughest ambition of the 2015 Paris climate agreement.

Pacific islanders struggle at COP26 climate summit as pandemic keeps leaders away

November 05, 2021 2:25 pm

Usually, almost all the leaders of 14 Pacific island states come to the annual talks.“It has been a huge challenge,” Seve Paeniu, finance minister of Tuvalu, said of simply getting to Glasgow.


Modi in Rome: Joyous Indian diaspora greets PM in Italy

October 29, 2021 8:30 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a busy week ahead with high profile meetings at the G20 summit in Italy and the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland. (PTI)