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Biomimic Tree: Putting agriculture at...

Biomimic Tree: Putting agriculture at...

Climate Change

Wed, Nov 8 2017

'The sculpture highlights IFAD’s restoration efforts which focuses on planting trees on degraded lands...

2017 one of three hottest years on...

2017 one of three hottest years on...

Climate Change

Tue, Nov 7 2017

The global mean temperature in January-September 2017 was warmer than the 1981-2010 average

Bonn talks test global resolve to fix...

Bonn talks test global resolve to fix...

Climate Change

Tue, Nov 7 2017

Thousands of people demonstrated against coal in Bonn on Saturday with banners saying 'Protect the climate:...

UN climate negotiations start in...

UN climate negotiations start in...

Climate Change

Mon, Nov 6 2017

About 163 countries have submitted plans on how they will contribute to meeting the Paris climate agreement...

As disasters surge, nations must slash...

As disasters surge, nations must slash...

Climate Change

Mon, Nov 6 2017

Wealthy countries have pledged to raise $100 billion a year in climate finance by 2020

Dutch PM: Bangladesh champion against...

Dutch PM: Bangladesh champion against...

Climate Change

Sat, Nov 4 2017

Mark Rutte also reiterates his assurance to continue Dutch support to Bangladesh

‘Developed countries are using procedural...

‘Developed countries are using procedural...

Climate Change

Wed, Nov 1 2017

Established in 2013, UN climate body the Warsaw International Mechanism (WIM) for Loss and Damage has...

Study: Climate change harms health worldwide...

Study: Climate change harms health worldwide...

World

Tue, Oct 31 2017

The report, based on 40 indicators of climate and health, said climate change seemed to be making it...

Big role for US at climate talks despite...

Big role for US at climate talks despite...

Climate Change

Mon, Oct 30 2017

Washington retains its place in the talks because the Paris pact stipulates that no country can formally...

What you buy counts

What you buy counts

Shopping

Thu, Oct 19 2017

Thinking about your purchase choices might help save the planet

What will become of Bangladesh’s climate...

What will become of Bangladesh’s climate...

Climate Change

Wed, Sep 13 2017

Prime minister Hasina’s forecast of 30 million climate migrants is widely disputed, inside and outside...

Can timely adaptation to climate change...

Can timely adaptation to climate change...

Climate Change

Wed, Sep 13 2017

Lessons learned from planning and implementation that will help us in the future

Report: 27m Bangladeshis at risk of...

Report: 27m Bangladeshis at risk of...

Climate Change

Sun, Aug 27 2017

'Approximately 10,000 hectares of land is lost every year due to riverbank erosion'

Infographic: Dodgy greenhouse gas data...

Infographic: Dodgy greenhouse gas data...

Climate Change

Wed, Aug 9 2017

Potent, climate warming gases are being emitted into the atmosphere but are not being recorded in official...

Temperature in Bangladesh to rise to...

Temperature in Bangladesh to rise to...

Climate Change

Thu, Aug 3 2017

Under rising humidity levels, the heat will become even more deadly

Saltwater and lightning killing Bhola’s...

Saltwater and lightning killing Bhola’s...

Climate Change

Tue, Aug 1 2017

There is very little grass in the region, buffalos frequently graze on the wetlands

TIB: South Asian governments less aware...

TIB: South Asian governments less aware...

Climate Change

Mon, Jul 24 2017

The study shows that in Bangladesh, the private stakeholders are less aware of rail and water transport...

Third-hottest June puts 2017 on track...

Third-hottest June puts 2017 on track...

Climate Change

Wed, Jul 19 2017

June 2016 still holds the record at 0.92°C above the 20th century average, followed by June 2015 which...

Documentary film on Bangladesh climate...

Documentary film on Bangladesh climate...

Climate Change

Sun, Jul 16 2017

It highlights the conflicts as well as innovative approaches to tackle those conflicts taken by the Mirpur...

Study: Asia facing dire future toll...

Study: Asia facing dire future toll...

Climate Change

Fri, Jul 14 2017

Up to a quarter of Bangladesh is inundated in a normal year, and century-level flooding could put 60%...

Infographic: Giant Antarctic iceberg...

Infographic: Giant Antarctic iceberg...

Climate Change

Wed, Jul 12 2017

One of the biggest icebergs on record has broken away from Antarctica. The 1 trillion-tonne iceberg,...