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Integrating Green and Gray Infrastructure for Water Security and Climate Resilience

"Integrating Green and Gray – Creating Next Generation Infrastructure" is a joint report from the World Bank and the World Resources Institute (WRI) that...

Migration and the climate crisis: the UN’s search for solutions

Throughout human history, migration and climate have always been connected, but in the modern era, the impacts of the man-made climate crisis are likely...

Germany pledges 4 million Euro to tackle challenges of climate changes

Kathmandu-- Germany has pledged additional 4 million Euro for technical cooperation to further upgrade the use of solar energy in order to tackle the...

Nepal lies at the hotspot of climate change

Four years into the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the scorecard of its implementation remains a mix. There have been important achievements across the...

IPCC Working Group II meets to prepare sixth assessment report

Kathmandu – The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Working Group II, which deals with impacts, adaptation and vulnerability to climate change, has organized...

Facing our global environmental challenges requires efficient international cooperation

By Erik Lundberg, Finland's Ambassador to Kenya, Somalia, Uganda, Seychelles and Permanent Representative to the UN Environment Programme and UN-Habitat.  The changes we need are huge—time is short Our planet...

Climate change to push up deaths of freshwater fish in U.S. state: study

SAN FRANCISCO  -- Global warming in the next several decades will likely pose a grave threat to freshwater fish in the U.S. state of...

Monkeys facing extinction threat due to climate change, claims study

Washington D.C. : There are several animals that are at the risk of extinction because of climate change, and monkeys living in South...

Oil and gas sector can bring quick climate win by tackling methane emissions

As September’s UN Climate Summit fast approaches and the mercury rises across Europe and India, the pressure is on to find workable solutions that...

Himalayan glaciers melting twice as fast: study

Washington - Himalayan glaciers are melting twice as fast now as they were before the turn of the century, according to a new study...