Environment/Science
Environment/Science
New York: During the UN COP24 Climate Change Conference grand opening on Monday, Secretary-General António Guterres told over 150 world leaders gathered for climate action that “we are in deep trouble” and asked decision-makers to focus on four key things: stepping up climate action, according to a solid plan, with more funding, as a smart investment in the future of the planet. more
UN chief welcomes G20 commitment to fight climate change

New York, UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, has welcomed the declaration released on Saturday at the conclusion of the 2018 G20 meeting of the world’s leading economies ...

Cutting emissions, one bog at a time

New York,Farmers and entrepreneurs in rural eastern Europe are helping to tackle climate change while boosting their livelihoods as a result of regenerating ancient wetland peat bogs.

CO2 emissions on the rise for first time in four years, UN agency warns

New York, A new report released on Tuesday by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) shows that global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions rose again during 2017 after a three year hi ...

Greenhouse gas levels in atmosphere break another record, UN report shows

New York,Levels of heat-trapping greenhouse gases in the atmosphere have reached another new record high, according to a report issued on Thursday by the United Nations weather agency, wh ...

Future of our planet hinges on action by today’s youth – UN deputy chief

New York, Protecting the planet rests on this generation’s youth and their inclination “to hold leaders and decision-makers accountable,” especially in the combat agains ...

Congo Prospers from Environmental Protection

New York,  Families in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are being supported by their government and the United Nations to protect the environment and build what the UN Deve ...

Every bite of burger boosts harmful greenhouse gases: UN Environment Agency

New York, Even though meat production is known to be a major contributor to climate change and environmental destruction, worldwide demand for meat continues to rise, said UN environment ...

Healing of ozone layer gives hope for climate action: UN report

New York, The findings of a new UN-backed report, released on Monday, showing the ongoing healing of the ozone layer, are being hailed as a demonstration of what global agreements can ach ...

Sustainability themed Marathon runners sport GOTS-certified organic cotton T-Shirts

Mumbai, Oct 30 (JEN) A Green Marathon held in Mumbai in Oct-end was aimed at celebrating a passion for the environment, sustainability and better living conditions for future generations ...