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President Macri: 'Electricity production in Argentina will be be greenhouse gas free by 2040' December 04, 2019   |  Source : Buenos Aires Times  | Copyright : Perfil.com 2006-2019 - All rights reserved

Argentinian resident Mauricio Macri landed in Madrid yesterday to participate in the 25th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 25), kicking off his farewell tour and last week in office. In the Spanish capital, the Cambiemos leader spoke about...

Global biodiversity could be in a worse state than previously thought, warns study December 04, 2019   |  Source : News-Medical.Net  | Copyright : AZoNetwork, © 2000-2019

Biodiversity across the globe could be in a worse state than previously thought as current biodiversity assessments fail to take into account the long-lasting impact of abrupt land changes, a new study has warned. The study by PhD graduate Dr Martin Ju...

Tackling degraded oceans could mitigate climate crisis - report by Fiona Harvey December 04, 2019   |  Source : The Guardian  | Copyright : 2019 Guardian News & Media Limited or its affiliated companies. All rights reserved.

Halting overfishing and the plastic pollution of the oceans could help tackle the climate emergency by improving the degraded state of the world’s biggest carbon sink, a report has found. The oceans absorb both the excess heat generated by our greenh...

Conakry: fishing community to be evicted due to the enlargement of Hotel Noom’s parking by Joelle Philippe December 03, 2019   |  Source : CFFA

Approximately 800 artisanal fishermen, women fish processors and fishmongers working on the landing and processing site of Kouléwondy, in the Kaloum municipality of Conakry are to vacate the area they have been using for a century. Last week, Guinean sec...

UN climate conference opens in Madrid by Audrey Wilson December 03, 2019   |  Source : FP  | Copyright : © 2019, THE SLATE GROUP

This year’s annual U.N. Climate Change Conference, known as COP25, begins today (2 December) in Madrid, where 29,000 visitors are expected over the next two weeks, including 50 heads of state. Ahead of the conference, U.N. Secretary-General António Gut...

Secretary-General's remarks at opening ceremony of UN Climate Change Conference COP25 December 03, 2019   |  Source : UN  | Copyright : United Nations

Quiero agradecer a los gobiernos de Chile y de España por haber trabajado juntos en un espíritu de multilateralismo inclusivo para tornar a esta COP25 posible y felicitarlos por la impecable organización conseguida en un tan corto espacio de tiempo. Fe...

Climate change: COP25 island nation in 'fight to death' by Matt McGrath December 03, 2019   |  Source : BBC News  | Copyright : 2019 BBC

The president of an island nation on the frontline of climate change says it is in a "fight to the death" after freak waves inundated the capital. Powerful swells averaging 5m (16ft) washed across the capital of the Marshall Islands, Majuro, last week....

Vietnamese women are hit harder by climate change—but they’re starting to fight back by Jessica Wapner December 03, 2019   |  Source : Quartz

Tran Thi Phuong Tien remembers when the floods came. Sitting at her cafe in Hue city, where she roasts her own coffee beans and serves sizzling beef that draws customers from the other side of the Perfume River, she recalls how Tropical Storm Eve hit the ...

Myanmar’s earth champions raise awareness about climate change by NICOLE TU-MAUNG December 03, 2019   |  Source : Frontier Myanmar  | Copyright : 2019 Frontier Myanmar

A small and passionate group of young activists is working in diverse ways to raise public awareness about the threat Myanmar faces from climate change. On A Sunday afternoon in September, hundreds of people gathered on the cobblestones at Yangon’s b...

Bank of England governor Mark Carney appointed UN envoy for climate action December 02, 2019   |  Source : BBC  | Copyright : 2019 BBC

Bank of England governor Mark Carney has been appointed United Nations Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance. Mr Carney will take up his new post once his term as governor ends on 31 January 2020. The announcement comes ahead of COP25, the UN...

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