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Thursday, Oct 17, 2019
news about Paris agreement
Dec 15, 2018 10:04
Negotiators were working late on Friday night to reach a deal on a “rulebook” on how to fairly and effectively implement the 2015 Paris deal, which aims to curb planet-warming emissions and soften the impacts of climate change. read more
Dec 14, 2018 23:03
The test of the Paris rulebook, the guideline on how the 2015 Paris Agreement will be operationalised, doesn’t make any distinction between loans and grants which was one of the main concerns of developing countries, including India, and of Brazil, South... read more
Dec 13, 2018 09:10
India and the other developing countries strongly resisted their move, citing the historical responsibility of the developed nations in emitting carbon dioxide, contributing to global warming. read more
Dec 08, 2018 18:54
More can be done to build a comprehensive robust environment to promote capital flows and ensure that climate considerations are integrated into other sector policies. Strategic measures to internalise climate change as a risk, build competition and... read more
Dec 04, 2018 17:31
The moment a piece of land comes under any kind of plantation, there will be questions about issues of access and community rights. read more
Nov 05, 2018 13:31
As predicted, parts of the earth would become too hot to sustain life and the rising sea levels would submerge islands and low-lying coastal areas of various countries. Resultantly, the rising seas, droughts, food and water shortages will trigger large... read more
Oct 17, 2018 11:40
Despite occupying only 0.1% of the ocean’s area, coral reefs support about one-fourth of marine species in the world. About 500 million people in the world are dependent on them for food and fisheries read more
Oct 09, 2018 00:13
Countries must make ‘unprecedented’ transition across sectors to avoid climate change’s impact, the IPCC report said. read more
Oct 08, 2018 23:58
Since 1970s, most land regions have been warming up faster than the global average, which has led to a fifth of the world’s population experiencing warming greater than 1.5°C above the pre-industrial levels. read more
Oct 08, 2018 09:23
The report said renewable energy would need to supply 70 to 85 percent of electricity by 2050 to stay within a 1.5C limit, compared with about 25 percent now. read more
Oct 06, 2018 00:18
Prime Minister Narendra Modi invites Russia to set up a dedicated defence industrial park in India; Russian president Vladimir Putin says youth interaction key to ties. read more
Sep 13, 2018 18:01
Southeast Asian nations like the Philippines and Vietnam would be most affected by heat-related mortality, along with those in Southern Europe and South America, according to a study published in the journal Climatic Change. read more
Jul 05, 2018 11:58
The past decade has been the warmest since 1901 in India. Effects of rising temperatures will manifest in frequent and intense heat waves that will impact lives and livelihoods. read more
Apr 04, 2018 15:22
The world is set for a warming of three degrees Celsius or more above pre-industrial times, he said, far above a goal of keeping a rise in temperatures “well below” 2°C under the 2015 Paris Agreement among almost 200 nations. read more