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Climate pledges set to fail

Climate pledges set to fail

Climate Change

Sat, Oct 1 2016

Global temperatures are set to rise by 3 degrees Celsius by 2100, despite government commitments to curb...

Poor countries have the edge on climate...

Poor countries have the edge on climate...

Climate Change

Sat, Oct 1 2016

The developing world and emerging markets are among the most exciting places for climate policy and...

Climate change research based on Dhaka...

Climate change research based on Dhaka...

Climate Change

Sat, Sep 24 2016

The Pot Gan has proved a very effective tool to deepen engagement and understanding of the everyday realities...

Living on the edge

Living on the edge

Climate Change

Sat, Sep 17 2016

The main sufferers of climate change are the poor people

Let’s talk about mental health and climate...

Let’s talk about mental health and climate...

Climate Change

Sat, Sep 10 2016

After Cyclone Aila struck in 2009, children were seen burying dolls in clay mounds. The children would...

Transforming Dhaka into a more equitable...

Transforming Dhaka into a more equitable...

Climate Change

Sat, Sep 3 2016

We need to adapt to climate change. This is the second part of a two-part series on urban adaptation...

China ratifies Paris climate...

China ratifies Paris climate...

Climate Change

Sat, Sep 3 2016

The country is the world's largest emitter of harmful CO2 emissions, which cause climate change.

Recent floods break 100-year record...

Recent floods break 100-year record...

Climate Change

Sat, Aug 20 2016

Recent flooding in Bangladesh broke the 100-year water level record at the Bahdurabad station, situated...

Our greenhouse problem isn’t going to...

Our greenhouse problem isn’t going to...

Climate Change

Sat, Aug 20 2016

Despite the country’s limited resources, Bangladesh is showing its resourcefulness in addressing climate...

The world’s largest human rights...

The world’s largest human rights...

Climate Change

Thu, Aug 18 2016

If denying people access to fresh water, food, health services, and proper education all violate human...

Creating solar villages in...

Creating solar villages in...

Climate Change

Sat, Aug 13 2016

It can once more set the international standard for smart rural grids. As SOLshare’s motto goes: Create...

How will Brexit affect climate...

How will Brexit affect climate...

Climate Change

Fri, Jul 1 2016

This last week has been a milestone in British history. After three months of campaigning, the British...

Better informed, better prepared

Better informed, better prepared

Climate Change

Fri, Jun 24 2016

Lack of funds within local government sometimes led community people to conclude that it is central government’s...

The basis for climate-friendly...

The basis for climate-friendly...

Climate Change

Fri, Jun 17 2016

While there are many 'glimpses' of green growth and fine aspirations, there are also big blocks to significant...

Muhith makes his case

Muhith makes his case

Economy

Fri, May 27 2016

Finance Minister AMA Muhith talks about his upcoming budget

Climate adaptation conference begins...

Climate adaptation conference begins...

Climate Change

Mon, Apr 25 2016

More than 300 practitioners, experts, academicians and policy makers are participating in the...

Donors shut down climate fund, Bangladesh...

Donors shut down climate fund, Bangladesh...

Uncategorized

Tue, Apr 5 2016

Set up with foreign funds six years ago, the fund has not been successful in its intent or purpose, according...

Sundarbans fire under control

Sundarbans fire under control

Climate Change

Mon, Mar 28 2016

The fire in Nagli area near Dhansagar station in Chandpai range of the Sundarbans has been brought...

As safe as water

As safe as water

Climate Change

Wed, Jan 27 2016

In the southern coastal Delta, multi-layered aquifer conditions exist, with arsenic contamination at...

‘Lack of directives on financing weakened...

‘Lack of directives on financing weakened...

Climate Change

Mon, Jan 11 2016

Timmons Roberts is Ittleson Professor of Environmental Studies and Sociology at Brown University where...

Local heroes raise climate hopes

Local heroes raise climate hopes

Climate Change

Mon, Dec 21 2015

Meet the farmers who have developed salinity-tolerant paddy varieties using traditional technology, baffling...