Responding to the climate crisis

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27 02 2020 | 07:49

UNDP Photo Essay - Cultivating Resilience in Costa Rica.

LIFE LESSONS Cultivating resilience in Costa Rica

21 02 2020 | 06:53

Time’s up for coal!

                              Burning fossil fuels poisons the air we breathe, plus drives the climate emergency Demand action on air pollution, click the button below, send a message to South…

18 02 2020 | 08:40

Cambridge's Trinity College lawn dug up by Extinction Rebellion.

Climate activists have dug up a lawn outside a Cambridge University college over its role in a major development in the Suffolk countryside. Extinction Rebellion members said the action at Trinity…

18 02 2020 | 05:35

Greenpeace Africa activists successfully stormed the international cricket match between England and South Africa, demanding clean air.

Yesterday afternoon, at least ten fearless Greenpeace Africa activists successfully stormed onto the SuperSport Park cricket field during the international T20 cricket match between England and South…

16 02 2020 | 05:56

Climate change: How 1.5C degrees of global warming could change the world.

Leading climate scientists say in order to stop global warming from exceeding 1.5C and causing a "climate catastrophe" urgent steps need to be taken now. Research by the UN Intergovernmental Panel…

16 02 2020 | 05:23

London and Glasgow form partnership to pursue circular economy principles.

The cities will share knowledge and best practice from case studies developed in the Circular London and Circular Glasgow projects which began in 2017 Business and local government bodies in England…

14 02 2020 | 05:19

Global Investors Driving Business Transition.

Climate Action 100+ is an investor initiative to ensure the world’s largest corporate greenhouse gas emitters take necessary action on climate change.

14 02 2020 | 05:12

Carbon-neutral in 15 years? The country with an ambitious plan.

When a small village in Finland took the country’s biggest peat producer to court over a polluted river, it didn’t expect to win.  But it had a secret weapon - a local fisherman-turned-scientist…

13 02 2020 | 06:43

Climate Change Mitigation For The Youth.

This video highlights the causes and effect if climate change but it is more focussed toward mitigation tactics/methods that you could adopt into your lifestyle and environment.     10 January…

06 02 2020 | 07:58

Greta Thunberg on Averting a Climate Apocalypse | DAVOS 2020.

Global emissions of carbon dioxide remain on course to rise above 1.5°C despite clear and present risks. How can business and government work together to accelerate the fast and far-reaching changes…

03 02 2020 | 07:38

Young African Climate Activists seek Africa climate change action.

Teen activist Greta Thunberg has hosted a press conference to stress the importance of how climate change is affecting people in Africa. One of those taking part was Vanessa Nakate, a Ugandan at the…

31 01 2020 | 16:32

‘Enhanced’ Environment Bill returns to UK Parliament.

The UK Government has introduced a new enhanced Environmental Bill into Parliament. The new Environment Bill, introduced into Parliament this week, will introduce measures to improve air and water…

31 01 2020 | 09:06

Anger as Ugandan activist cropped out of photo with white peers.

Climate advocate Vanessa Nakate calls out racism after she is removed from image taken with her white peers in Davos Social media users have come out in support of Ugandan climate advocate Vanessa…

30 01 2020 | 14:53

A Battle to Protect Forests Unfolds in Central Africa.

Indigenous people, environmentalists and industries vie for control over lands that can offer economic benefits or climate protection — but not always both. Beneath the forest canopy, Lucien Maka…

30 01 2020 | 13:45

Δράμα: Το Σαντιρβάν τζαμί ξαναπαίρνει ζωή

Το Σαντιρβάν τζαμί ανακαινίστηκε, σύμφωνα με την κεντρική επιγραφή που κοσμεί την είσοδό του, το 1806 από τον Μεχμέτ Αλί Αγά, πιθανόν πατέρα του Μαχμούτ-πασά Δράμαλη, λειτούργησε ως τζαμί μέχρι τη…

29 01 2020 | 16:30

Mainstreaming Gender and Empowering Women for Environmental Sustainability: 5-6 March.

To meet environmental goals and in line with Agenda 2030, policy- and decision- makers need to consider links between environmental policy responses and other goals, such as achieving gender equality…

28 01 2020 | 15:44

“Suffering in Silence": New CARE report highlights top 10 crises that received little to no media attention in 2019.

9 out of 10 most under-reported crises on the African continent / man-made climate change dramatically fuels displacement and hunger crises

25 01 2020 | 08:47

China to phase out single-use plastics.

China, one of the world’s biggest plastic producers, has unveiled a new plan to phase out single-use plastics. China has released a statement announcing they will be implementing a series of…

24 01 2020 | 10:38

Green bonds issuance hit $255 billion in 2019.

A new report by Climate Bonds Initiative has found that in 2019, green bonds issuance hit a record $255 billion. Global green bond and loan issuance climbed by 49% last year to a record high of $249…

24 01 2020 | 08:48

Nigel Topping appointed UK High Level Climate Action Champion.

Joint announcement by the incoming UK Presidency of COP26 and UN Climate Change Nigel Topping has today been appointed by the UK Government as its High Level Climate Action Champion ahead of UN…