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Before the floods arrive

Before the floods arrive

Md Sajjad Azim

Sun, Nov 12 2017

COP23 is now more important than ever before

Hopes from Bonn

Hopes from Bonn

AKM Saiful Islam

Sat, Nov 11 2017

With COP23 underway, what can we expect?

Climate target too low and progress...

Climate target too low and progress...

Climate Change

Sat, Nov 11 2017

Head of Nasa's Goddard Institute for Space Studies until 2013, James Hansen and his 18-year-old granddaughter...

Bangladeshi students in Germany demand...

Bangladeshi students in Germany demand...

Climate Change

Sat, Nov 11 2017

Facts show that the Rampal power plant will be detrimental for the ecosystem in and around the Sundarbans,...

Borrowing from our children

Borrowing from our children

Ekram Kabir , Ekram Kabir

Fri, Nov 10 2017

Wouldn’t life be beautiful if we took care of Mother Earth?

Developing world says rich nations shirking...

Developing world says rich nations shirking...

World

Fri, Nov 10 2017

The diplomatic spat has underscored the difficulty of reaching a consensus at the 196-nation talks

Bangladesh out of top 10 in Global Climate...

Bangladesh out of top 10 in Global Climate...

Uncategorized

Fri, Nov 10 2017

Most of the affected countries in the bottom 10 of the long-term index have a high ranking due to exceptional...

‘Insurance can minimise loss and...

‘Insurance can minimise loss and...

Climate Change

Fri, Nov 10 2017

'It’s a common understanding of all parties that insurance will be in place. But developing countries...

The Paris Rulebook must be...

The Paris Rulebook must be...

Climate Change

Fri, Nov 10 2017

'It is necessary to repeatedly remind the developed countries that they have an obligation to put adequate...

Can governments keep their people safe...

Can governments keep their people safe...

Climate Change

Thu, Nov 9 2017

As one of the countries that are most vulnerable to climate change, Bangladesh began early helping its...

Climate-hit nations ask: Who will pay...

Climate-hit nations ask: Who will pay...

Environment

Thu, Nov 9 2017

The question of who might pay the mounting costs of disasters is a controversial one at the talks

Is insurance the right tool to cover...

Is insurance the right tool to cover...

Climate Change

Thu, Nov 9 2017

The Clearing House for Risk Transfer is one of the provisions in the Paris Agreement adopted during COP21...

US climate activists urge govt not to...

US climate activists urge govt not to...

Climate Change

Wed, Nov 8 2017

'The US People’s Delegation is at COP23 to share, loud and clear, the message that communities back home...

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:...

Framework for combating climate change...

Framework for combating climate change...

Dhaka

Tue, Nov 7 2017

A democratic parliament should reflect the social diversity of the population in terms of gender, geography,...

Climate summit showcasing low carbon...

Climate summit showcasing low carbon...

Environment

Mon, Nov 6 2017

The Dhaka Tribune's Abu Siddique reports from Bonn, Germany

Paris Agreement modalities are the...

Paris Agreement modalities are the...

Environment

Mon, Nov 6 2017

The Paris Agreement calls for global warming to be kept well under two degrees over that of the industrial...

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