Tag: Climate Change

Green Economy Shift Must Have All Aboard

In the quest to go green, as is the case with major changes, some people stand to gain much as others lose.

Hurdles Remain in Kenya’s Quest to Achieve Climate Action Goal

Only eight nations across the globe are making sufficient efforts to contain global warming below two degrees Celsius (2°C) – the level...

South Africans, Kenyans Most Concerned About Climate Change

South Africa, Kenya and Chile have the highest share of citizens most concerned about the effects of climate change across the globe,...

Morocco, Gambia Top the World in Efforts to Contain Global Warming

Morocco and Gambia are the only two countries worldwide on track to containing global warming below 1.5°C (degrees Celsius), a new global...

Seychelles Tops Africa in Environmental Rankings

Seychelles leads Africa in efforts to protect the environment and mitigate climate change as Denmark takes the world’s top spot, new global...

UN Admits Poverty Eradication By 2030 A Pipe Dream

Even before the globe got hit by the Covid-19 crisis, efforts to slow down climate change, reduce the number of people going...

Covid-19 Has Provided A New Environmental Sustainability Model, Now We Need...

Covid-19 has achieved what decades of climate change talks couldn’t - a significant decrease in our global emissions of carbon dioxide.

We’re Running Out Of Time To Flatten The Curve — For...

If any image has singularly captured the public’s attention during the coronavirus pandemic, it has been The Curve. The graph charts the...

Losses From Weather Disasters Hit $232bn

Extreme weather disasters like cyclones, floods and wildfires caused economic damage of $232 billion last year – the second warmest on record.

76 Solutions Available Now To Drawdown Climate Change

All the solutions we need to avoid catastrophic warming are in our grasp. A new report by nonprofit Project Drawdown says they can be...