The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has been accredited as an implementing partner of the Adaptation Fund and will work with … Read more
Heatwaves have increased in both length and frequency in nearly every part of the world since the 1950s, according to what is described as the … Read more
Greta Thunberg criticises the way world leaders behaved after her UN climate change speech in September
Greta Thunberg has voiced her frustration with world leaders who want selfies with her just so they can “look good”.
The 17-year-old environmental campaigner criticised … Read more
Greta Thunberg says the world needs to learn the lessons of coronavirus and treat climate change with similar urgency, which means acting “with necessary force”.… Read more
Last month was the warmest May on record and carbon dioxide levels also hit a new high despite the economic slowdown from COVID-19, the World … Read more
Activists belonging to the environmental organization Greenpeace hold up a placard reading in English: ‘Back to Normal = Back to Climate Crisis’ while others ride … Read more
Mayors in many of the world’s leading cities have warned there can be no return to “business as usual” in the aftermath of the coronavirus … Read more
Levels of air pollutants and warming gases over some cities and regions are showing significant drops as coronavirus impacts work and travel.
Researchers in New … Read more
The United Nations’ weather and climate agency is out with its annual State of the Climate report, and it says “the tell-tale physical signs of … Read more
Half of the world’s beaches could disappear by the end of this century as a result of climate change-induced coastal erosion and rising seas, according … Read more
The European Commission on Wednesday adopted proposals for Europe’s first ever climate law. The draft regulation commits all 27 EU member states to reduce net … Read more
The European Commission will receive young climate activist Greta Thunberg on Wednesday, when it will discuss the EU’s first climate legislation, a spokesperson of the … Read more
Plans for a third runway at Heathrow airport have been ruled illegal by the court of appeal because ministers did not adequately take into account … Read more
A handout photo made available by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) of a satellite image showing the Pine Island Glacier (PIG) in Antarctica, … Read more
Bumblebees are disappearing at rates “consistent with a mass extinction” thanks largely to climate change, according to a new study in Canada.
Researchers at the … Read more
A major ocean current in the Arctic is faster and more turbulent as a result of rapid sea ice melt, a new study from NASA … Read more
Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg said on Instagram she has applied to register her name and that of the Fridays For Future movement she founded … Read more
“The moment of crisis has come” in efforts to tackle climate change, Sir David Attenborough has warned.
According to the renowned naturalist and broadcaster, “we … Read more
Asylum policy and climate change are the top concerns for Germans, according to the DeutschlandTrend poll published on Thursday.
Nearly a third of all respondents … Read more
A father and a son look at the Viking-era Rok runestone near the Lake Vattern and the town of Odeshog, Ostergotland, Sweden.
The Rokstone, dated … Read more
The European Union’s climate change monitoring agency, Copernicus, has reported that temperatures across Europe in December 2019 were the hottest on record for that month.… Read more
The New Year has begun with our world in turmoil. We are living in dangerous times”, said the UN chief, noting that turbulence is only … Read more
Greta Thunberg has changed her name to Sharon on Twitter, in honour of a game show contestant who appeared to have no idea who she … Read more
A majority of Germans say they would consider scaling down their Christmas lights to protect the climate, a survey released on Sunday said.
A total … Read more
Marathon international climate talks ended Sunday with negotiators postponing until next year a key decision on how to regulate global carbon markets.
After two weeks … Read more
Greenpeace environmental activists hang a giant placard reading “Climate Emergency” and light flares on the European Council Europa building ahead of a European summit in … Read more
40 million more people at risk of flooding as Greenland loses ice ‘seven times faster than in 1990s’
Greenland’s ice is melting seven times faster than it was in the 1990s, and at much greater speeds than current predictions, according to a new … Read more
A delegation from the European Parliament is in Madrid to participate in the COP25, where they will meet with key stakeholders in the negotiations.
An … Read more
The number of Caribbean children displaced by storms has risen approximately six-fold in the past five years, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) reveals in a … Read more
The global wave of school strikes for the climate over the past year has “achieved nothing” because greenhouse gas emissions have continued to rise, Greta … Read more
European investors representing over six trillion euros in assets are calling on European Union governments to speed up efforts to enshrine the EU’s 2050 climate … Read more
As the climate warms, birds are shrinking and their wingspans are growing, according to a new study.
Researchers analysed 70,716 specimens from 52 North American … Read more
Pope Francis has blasted the international community’s weak response to the climate crisis in his message to participants at the COP 25 United Nations Conference … Read more
People are failing to grasp the anger of the younger generation in the face of a changing climate, Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said … Read more
Combating climate change should be Parliament’s top priority, new Eurobarometer reveals, highlighting youth-led climate protests as great influencers.
“Combating climate change and preserving our environment, … Read more
Britain’s increasingly rancorous election campaign took a bizarre turn on Thursday night when prime minister Boris Johnson refused to join other party leaders in a … Read more
Thousands of Australian students walked out of class on Friday to join rallies demanding stronger action to rein in climate change, which they said is … Read more
The European Parliament have passed a continent-wide ‘Climate Emergency’ resolution 429 votes to 225.
The decision precedes next month’s United Nations climate conference, COP25, in … Read more
UN emissions report: World on course for more than 3-degree spike, even if climate commitments are met
Even if countries meet commitments made under the 2015 Paris Agreement, the world is heading for a 3.2 degrees Celsius global temperature rise over pre-industrial … Read more
EasyJet is set to become the world’s first major airline to operate net-zero carbon flights across its entire network, after announcing it would offset all … Read more
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