Wed, Jul 28, 2021

Climate-Change News
  • Editorial: Not a change, it’s a catastrophe Editorial: Not a change, it’s a catastrophe

    It would be a mistake to consider the situation to be one of climate alone. As devastating as they are, floods and droughts, heat and cold waves, etc. are only the direct effects.

  • The Language of Commerce: The changing map of economics The Language of Commerce: The changing map of economics

    The global economy and capitalism are at a crossroads, owing to the pandemic, climate change, digital tech, and the changing nature of labour markets. Understanding this will need breakthroughs in...

  • Extreme Weather: Logic of risking lives to save homes Extreme Weather: Logic of risking lives to save homes

    In December 2019, Jack Egan watched his home in the Australian beachside settlement of Rosedale go up in flames. Despite orders from authorities to evacuate, he and his partner, Kath, decided to stay...

  • Climate envoy says US, China must end world's 'suicide pact' Climate envoy says US, China must end world's 'suicide pact'

    US climate envoy John Kerry called on China to join America in urgently cutting greenhouse gas emissions and described the international alliances that rebuilt Europe after World War II as a model for...

  • Burning Issues: Climate change made heat wave more likely Burning Issues: Climate change made heat wave more likely

    When a heat wave began to scorch Canada and the US in late June killing elderly people alone in their homes and fuelling wildfires that wiped out an entire village — scientists said burning fossil...

  • G7 Leaders' Summit to begin with focus on Covid, climate change G7 Leaders' Summit to begin with focus on Covid, climate change

    The much-anticipated G7 Leaders' Summit, which will mark the first in-person meeting of the member heads of state since the Covid-19 outbreak last year, is set to begin on Friday with the main focus...

  • G7 leaders urged to show solidarity on climate change and COVID-19 G7 leaders urged to show solidarity on climate change and COVID-19

    Pressure is growing on leaders of the G7 club of rich nations to provide more funding to deal with climate change and surplus COVID-19 vaccines for developing countries as an act of global...

  • What’s the big deal about staying in vogue? What’s the big deal about staying in vogue?

    Cheaper prices and shorter fashion cycles mean shoppers are encouraged to keep buying more to stay in style. What does it mean for the planet? Human contribution to climate change often seems abstract...

  • Pakistan most at risk due to climate change: PM Pakistan most at risk due to climate change: PM

    Pakistan is among the countries most at risk due to climate change, Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Thursday.

  • A global incentive to reduce emissions A global incentive to reduce emissions

    Proposals for coordinated climate action at the global level all too easily run into free-rider and fairness problems, leaving many of the most popular policy proposals dead on arrival. But a simple...