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Why this Pacific island country wants to become world's first 'digital nation'?

While addressing UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) through video conferencing, Tuvalu’s Foreign Minister Simon Kofe said, “As our land disappears, we have no choice but to become the world’s first digital nation."

Tuvalu's digital illustration (screengrab/ YouTube )
Published on Nov 24, 2022 03:00 PM IST
By | Edited by Aryan Prakash

At COP27, UN adopts 'loss and damage' climate fund in historic move | 5 points

COP 27: The deal, a reparation, is a major victory for poorer and developing nations as it gives them the funding they have long called for.

People gather for a global climate strike in Madrid, Spain.(AP File Photo/Representative)
Updated on Nov 20, 2022 01:33 PM IST
By | Edited by Swati Bhasin

COP 27: UN report denounces greenwashing. What it means

The report, released at the COP 27 climate conference in Egypt, is intended to draw a "red line" around greenwashing dubbed as the false claims of progress in the fight against global warming that can confuse investors and policy makers.

A group of teenage protesters, part of the global movement
Published on Nov 08, 2022 09:59 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Nisha Anand

Why did Rishi Sunak make a dramatic exit at a COP27 session? Watch

An aide had come onto the stage, according to Hickman, and whispered something in Sunak's ear. Moments later, another aide came up to him and took him off stage and out of the room.

UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak leaves COP27 event after being rushed by his aides. (Twitter/@LeoHickman)
Published on Nov 08, 2022 08:14 AM IST
By | Edited by Swati Bhasin

India sees carbon emissions peaking in 2040-45, before slumping

India has built more than 100 gigawatts of renewable power capacity and aims to more than quadruple that by the end of the decade.

India is pinning its hopes on lower storage costs and hydrogen produced from clean energy (Reuters)
Published on Nov 03, 2021 07:45 PM IST
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