Environment/Science
Climate Change
New York, The concerns of the Pacific Islands, on the front line of climate change, are at the heart of the United Nations work, said Secretary-General António Guterres on Friday, at a meeting of the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF), an intergovernmental organization, which holds UN Observer status. more
UN’s Guterres on climate change: ‘We need to do more and we need to do it quicker’

New York,  As governments prepare to meet later this year for the next round of climate talks, Secretary-General António Guterres today underscored the need to speed up action ...

Conflicts and extreme climate change threatens access to food in 39 countries – UN agriculture report

New York,  Unrelenting conflict and rapid climate change is continuing to reshape agriculture across the world, and contributing to major food shortages across 39 countries, which co ...

Hottest April day ever recorded - maybe: World Meteorological Organization

New York: Deadly storms in India and record temperatures in Pakistan are an indication that more extreme weather events are happening globally owing to climate change, United Nations weat ...

Climate change impacting fish reproduction in the Sundarbans: Study

Some of West Bengal’s most-loved fish may go off the menu, thanks to climate change in the Sundarbans.

New Antarctic process contributing to sea-level rise and climate change: Study reveals

Sydney: A new Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies (IMAS)-led study has revealed a previously undocumented process where melting glacial ice sheets change the ocean in a way that fu ...

Climate change threatens agricultural trade in Pacific Rim economies, UN agency warns

New York, Aug 25(Just Earth News): With global warming expected to significantly impact future yields in countries located closer to the equator, the United Nations agriculture agency is cal ...

US tells UN about Paris Climate Change walkout

Washington/New York, Aug 5 (JEN): The United States has formally written to the United Nation about their decision to pull out of the Paris climate deal, though it said that it will continue ...

The Harvest Shall Come

Farmers from USA to India adapt to the global challenge of climate change. Renee Hickman with Anna Kohls from Missouri and Tanushree Sen from West Bengal report  

Paris Accord: Greenpeace slams USA, says climate denier Trump surrenders leadership

New Delhi, Jun 2 (JEN): Donald Trump’s irresponsible and short-sighted decision to pull the USA out of the Paris Agreement is a loss for the United States in many ways and an opportunity f ...