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climate change

15 lutego 2018

Ghana:Oxfam Engages Civil Society Partners On Private Climate Financing

[Ghana Govt.] The limited engagement of the private sector is a major barrier to developing innovative and scalable climate adaptation solutions in West Africa, Mr Komlan Messie, General (...)

15 lutego 2018

Zimbabwe:UK Injects U.S.$30 Million Into Resilience Building Fund

[Financial Gazette] The UK Department of International Development (DFID) on Friday announced a £21.5 million grant to the Zimbabwe Resilience Building Fund (ZRBF), which seeks to contribute to (...)

15 lutego 2018

Namibia:Dam Levels Up After Rains

[Namibian] Widespread rains over large parts of Namibia since late last week have resulted in a rise in the levels of Namibia's three largest dams.

22 kwietnia 2019

A game changer for climate action: Finance ministers step up

​In a packed World Bank board room on April 13, 2019, Finance Ministers from over 20 countries came together as part of a Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action. It was an inspiring (...)

28 marca 2019

Cracking open the green bond market – What’s next?

From left to right, Jean-Marie Masse, Chief Investment Officer, IFC Financial Institutions Group, and Flora Chao, Global Head of Funding, IFC Treasury, and Frédéric Samama, Co-Head Institutional (...)

19 lutego 2019

Why finance ministers may hold the keys to climate action

People watch the rescue process in the flooded area on August 17,2018 in Pathanamthitta, Kerala, India. Kerala was badly affected by the floods during the monsoon season. Source: AJP, (...)

5 grudnia 2017

Pacific island fish migrating to cooler seas

Pacific island countries face loss of fisheries as warming drives fish to migrate to cooler oceans, says study.

30 listopada 2017

Siren-like invasive toad call may cause Sao Paulo house price drop

Tiny toad that produces a deafening noise is one of six invasive species causing concern in Brazil.

29 listopada 2017

Action plan to boost women’s input on climate change

Plan adopted at COP23 emphasises role in adaptation and mitigation, but existing cultural values are a worry.

15 marca 2018

Keynote address to the Carbon Expo Conference by Executive Secretary Joke Waller-Hunter

Keynote address to the Carbon Expo Conference Cologne, 11 May 2005 ------- Joke Waller-Hunter Executive Secretary, UNFCCC secretariat It is a real pleasure for me to be here today at the second (...)

12 marca 2018

Primer acuerdo sobre derechos ambientales para América Latina y el Caribe

Representantes de 24 países de América Latina y el Caribe reunidos en San José, Costa Rica, adoptaron el lunes 5 de marzo de 2018 el primer acuerdo regional vinculante para proteger los derechos de (...)

10 marca 2018

Women Can Raise Ambition for Urban Climate Action

UN Climate Change News, 26 February 2018 - One of the key outcomes of the UN Climate Change Conference COP23 in Bonn, Germany, at the end of last year was the adoption of a Gender Action Plan, (...)

17 maja 2018

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15 maja 2018

Switching oil type could cut emissions

Shale and other 'light tight' oils emit less greenhouse gas

14 maja 2018

How clean is tropical hydropower?

Emissions from some Mekong reservoirs as high as from fossil-fuel plants

29 marca 2016

These tiny mangroves hold vast stores of carbon

Climate Central: Squat mangrove forests that seem at first blush to simply eke by along the coasts of Baja California are sitting on a big secret — one with sweeping implications in an era of (...)

29 marca 2016

Could Pacific waters give early warning of East Coast heat waves?

Christian Science Monitor: For much of the United States east of the Rocky Mountains, the summer of 2012 brought a heat wave that smashed temperature records, triggered extensive crop failures, (...)

29 marca 2016

Arctic sea ice falls to record low for winter

Climate Home: Arctic sea ice fell to its lowest winter extent in recorded history for a second straight year, according to scientists at the National Snow and Ice Data Center and NASA. Ice cover (...)

28 lutego

Scott Morrison's duty is to protect the Australian people and there is no greater threat than climate disruption | Ian Dunlop and David Spratt

Our government continues to focus on the supposedly horrendous cost of climate action without mentioning the benefits The first duty of a government is to protect the people. There is no greater (...)

28 lutego

Zali Steggall on getting to zero net emissions – Australian politics live podcast

Independent MP for Warringah, Zali Steggall, is seeking bipartisan support for a climate change bill aimed at transitioning Australia to a decarbonised economy. Katharine Murphy sits down with (...)

28 lutego

Morrison's urgent manoeuvring on coronavirus is atonement for summer's bushfire shambles | Katharine Murphy

As the PM who likes to style himself as the Generation X John Howard knows all too well: what good is a conservative who can’t keep Australians safe? Have you heard the Morrison government has a (...)

11 lutego

Green economy, degradation narratives, and land-use conflicts in Tanzania

The implementation of the green economy in Tanzania is currently re-arranging space in significant ways.

8 stycznia

Providing alternatives to fossil fuels in Nepal

Inadequate energy supply continues to hinder social and economic development in Nepal.

30 maja 2014

Forest Inventory Key to Policy Planning

Source: The Hindu -- Forest inventories are crucial for assessing the current status of trees, woodlands and forests in a country, and providing a benchmark for monitoring the performance of (...)

9 stycznia 2014

UN-REDD Explores Transparency and Accountability in REDD+

Source: IISD -- The UN Collaborative Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation (UN-REDD) released a report on 'Sharing National Experiences in Strengthening Transparency, Accountability, (...)

25 listopada 2013

'Signature' Achievement on Forests at UN Climate Talks

Source: BBC News -- Nations meeting in Warsaw at UN talks have agreed a significant step forward towards curbing emissions from deforestation.

13 lutego

Stop the depletion of forests in Cameroon

In Cameroon, the government wants to release 60,000 hectares of rainforest for clear-cutting for palm oil plantations. As the concession borders on Campo Ma’an National Park over a distance of (...)

6 lutego

Stop Canada's tar sand apocalypse!

The Canadian province of Alberta could become the scene of the world's largest open-pit mine for tar sand – the world's dirtiest fossil fuel. If realized, it would wipe out 292 square (...)

4 lutego

No new tar sand mines – stop the world's dirtiest fossil fuel!

The Canadian province of Alberta is planning the world's largest open-pit tar sand mine to produce yet more of the world's dirtiest fossil fuel. If realized, it would wipe out 292 square (...)

13 lutego

Stop the depletion of forests in Cameroon

In Cameroon, the government wants to release 60,000 hectares of rainforest for clear-cutting for palm oil plantations. As the concession borders on Campo Ma’an National Park over a distance of (...)

6 lutego

Stop Canada's tar sand apocalypse!

The Canadian province of Alberta could become the scene of the world's largest open-pit mine for tar sand – the world's dirtiest fossil fuel. If realized, it would wipe out 292 square (...)

4 lutego

No new tar sand mines – stop the world's dirtiest fossil fuel!

The Canadian province of Alberta is planning the world's largest open-pit tar sand mine to produce yet more of the world's dirtiest fossil fuel. If realized, it would wipe out 292 square (...)