German lawmakers voted to enshrine climate protection in law on Friday.
The new legislation will target sectors like energy, transport and housing. It aims to … Read more
Climate change has become a health emergency, children’s lungs are no longer pink, but black due to the pollution
Paediatricians in New Delhi, India, say children’s lungs are no longer pink, but black due to the pollution in the air.
Our warming planet is … Read more
All children in Italy will have to study climate change at school starting from next year, becoming the first country in the world where this … Read more
A global group of around 11,000 scientists have endorsed research that says the world is facing a climate emergency.
The researchers say they have a … Read more
The Spanish government has offered to help 16-year-old Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg travel to Madrid for a UN climate summit. The venue of the … Read more
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Friday that no matter how hard climate activists fight, implementing their demands is not necessarily feasible.
In an … Read more
Five million masks are being distributed at schools in India’s capital, Delhi, after pollution made the air so toxic officials were forced to declare a … Read more
Climate activists hold a demonstration prior to a court session in which three farmer families, along with the environmental protection organization Greenpeace, sue the German … Read more
More than three times more people are at risk from rising sea levels than previously believed, research suggests.
Land that is currently home to … Read more
Greta Thunberg has turned down an environmental award and £40,000 in prize money because “bragging” and “beautiful words” will not cut carbon emissions.
The Swedish … Read more
Climate change is a global threat and demands global action: the more countries join forces, the bigger the chances we can master this major challenge … Read more
Lucerne has become the latest Swiss city to approve proposals urging the government to implement climate-related regulations. On Thursday it adopted a petition by the … Read more
The Guardian reports that Google has made “substantial” contributions to some of the most notorious climate deniers in Washington despite its insistence that it supports … Read more
The German cabinet on Wednesday approved climate protection measures designed to drastically cut greenhouse gas emissions, keeping on track plans by Chancellor Angela Merkel to … Read more
When it comes to the climate emergency, “we have a long way to go. But the movement has begun,” UN Secretary-General António Guterres declared in … Read more