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OP-ED: Why tackling deforestation is...

OP-ED: Why tackling deforestation is...

The Conversation

Wed, Nov 3 2021

The advantages of halting deforestation go beyond climate, like protecting biodiversity and securing...

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s climate...

PM Hasina’s climate leadership lauded...

Climate Change

Tue, Oct 5 2021

Bangladesh should make a powerful statement at COP26

Bangladesh: On the frontline of a planet...

Bangladesh: On the frontline of a planet...

Climate Change

Tue, Sep 28 2021

Experts have long bemoaned the fact that the wealthier, industrialized countries are still reluctant...

World's youth return to the streets...

World's youth return to the streets...

Climate Change

Fri, Sep 24 2021

A landmark UN climate science report in August warned that human activity has already locked in climate...

UN says world likely to miss climate...

UN: World likely to miss climate...

Climate Change

Thu, Sep 16 2021

The average global temperature for the past five years was among the highest on record, estimated at...

ED: Rich countries are the biggest culprits...

ED: Rich countries are the biggest culprits...

Editorial

Wed, Sep 8 2021

This includes actually meeting the $100 billion in climate financing that was agreed upon

Shipping industry proposes levy to speed...

Shipping industry proposes levy to speed...

Business

Mon, Sep 6 2021

For the first time, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and Intercargo jointly proposed a levy...

OP-ED: How to make  global emissions...

OP-ED: How to make global emissions...

The Conversation UK

Wed, Aug 11 2021

And what’s stopping us

OP-ED: The Earth is burning

OP-ED: The Earth is burning

The Conversation UK

Tue, Jun 29 2021

There are currently no grounds for optimism that we will meet the 1.5°C target by 2050

Nature-based solutions should be an...

Nature-based solutions should be an...

Climate Change

Fri, Jan 22 2021

Even though the term nature-based solutions is relatively young, its philosophy is being practiced globally...

Pandemics, climate change intensify...

Pandemics, climate change intensify...

World

Thu, Dec 3 2020

Last two decades have seen a 54% increase in heat-related deaths among older people

OP-ED: What the latest Nobel economics...

OP-ED: What the latest Nobel economics...

The Conversation

Fri, Oct 16 2020

In winning the Nobel prize in economics, Wilson and Milgrom show that it is possible to have your cake...

BP: Fossil fuel demand to take historic...

Fossil fuel demand to plummet

Commerce

Mon, Sep 14 2020

BP, in 2020, extended its outlook into 2050 to align it with the company’s strategy to slash the...

Investors launch climate plan to get...

Investors launch climate plan to get...

World

Wed, Aug 5 2020

'Countries, cities and companies around the globe are committing to achieve the goal of net zero...

Denmark to introduce green taxes on...

Denmark to introduce green taxes on...

Europe

Mon, Jun 22 2020

As part of a broader climate deal set to reduce Denmark's carbon emissions by 3.4 million tonnes,...

New Zealand passes law aiming for net...

New Zealand passes law aiming for net...

World

Thu, Nov 7 2019

The bill, spearheaded by her centre-left Labour-led coalition government, was passed with cross party...

Saving with solar

Saving with solar

Editorial

Sat, Sep 21 2019

The government has understood that the solution lies in switching to solar

An inefficient design

An inefficient design

Anik Kabir

Thu, May 16 2019

Skyscrapers are an environmental folly that should be avoided 

Food for the future

Food for the future

Mahmudur Rahman

Thu, May 9 2019

Are our diets harming the environment?

Trump climate deregulation could boost...

Trump climate deregulation could boost...

North America

Wed, Mar 6 2019

The increase from the world's second-biggest greenhouse gas emitter behind China would hobble global...

Global carbon emissions set to rise...

Global carbon emissions set to rise...

World

Thu, Dec 6 2018

World emissions grew by 1.6% last year and will increase even more this year due to the sustained use...