- January 14, 2018
‘Ours has long been a Dhaka-centric institution. Therefore, we have now decided to reach out to vulnerable communities outside Dhaka’
‘LUCCC aims to capacitate all 47 LDCs to become able to adapt effectively to the adverse impacts of climate change’
‘The non-economic losses and damages that occurred during the extreme situations need to be explored and measured’
Dr C Emdad Haque, professor of the Natural Resources Institute at the University of Manitoba, Canada, has presented his paper ‘Relationships between extreme weather events and climate change, and their policy implications’ at Gobeshona 4. Speaking to the Dhaka Tribune’s Afrose Jahan Chaity, he explains the causes for extreme weather globally and how Bangladesh can cope with the effects of climate change
Global warming caused by climate change might influence the transmission dynamic of cholera.
The agreements were signed on Tuesday, at the BRAC Centre in Dhaka
A 2014 study analyzed all possible pairs of neighbouring seasons in the Bangla calendar and found that the summer and monsoon seasons had become indistinguishable from each other
The workshop focused on climate resilient aquaculture technologies and expansion of Dof’s protection activities.
Climate experts, researchers and government officials discussed concerning issues affecting the climate change in the cities of Bangladesh.
Bangladesh is already one of the most climate vulnerable nations in the world
The UN’s 12-day negotiations came to an end Saturday with an agreement to hold a stocktake in 2018 of national efforts to cut fossil fuel emissions
Harjeet Singh, the global lead on climate change for ActionAid International, welcomed the leadership shown by the European powers
In his address to COP23 in Bonn, Germany, French President Emmanuel Macron said France would step forward to make up the shortfall created by the US
Parties attending COP23 in Germany expressed the need for another year to finalize the guidelines for implementing the 2015 Paris Agreement by 2020
The fallout centres on the introduction of private sector financing for so-called “loss and damage” resulting from climate change
The dissatisfaction surfaced at a press briefing held by the Bangladesh delegation on Thursday
A new gender action plan could help make that a reality in the coming years
25 large insurance companies have joined the global partnership, with an aim to reduce climate vulnerability
Dr Maruf Mallick, a research fellow at the Centre for Contemporary Concerns, has a PhD in the politics of climate change from the University of Bonn in Germany. He speaks to the Dhaka Tribune’s Abu Siddique about the nuances of climate negotiations and why it has been so difficult to implement the 2015 Paris Agreement
Tomaise Blair, counsellor at the Permanent Mission of Antigua and Barbuda to the United Nations, speaks to the Dhaka Tribune’s Abu Siddique on how the Small Island Developing States want to address the Loss and Damage in global climate conference in Germany