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Greta Thunberg tells world leaders ‘you are failing us’, as nations announce fresh climate...

New York : Speaking at the beginning of the UN’s Climate Action Summit on Monday, the 16-year-old acclaimed climate activist Greta Thunberg, was unsparing...

Ten threats to global health in 2019

The world is facing multiple health challenges. These range from outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases like measles and diphtheria, increasing reports of drug-resistant pathogens, growing...

The impacts of climate change on mountain have been felt as existential threat

PM KP Sharma Oli Nepal’s case is a unique example of peaceful and democratic transformation. It is a telling testimony that dialogue triumphs the differences;...

2018 temperatures set to be among hottest on record: UN

GENEVA - Global temperatures in 2018 are set to be the fourth highest on record, the UN said Thursday, stressing the urgent need for...

World Bank Group Announces $200 billion over Five Years for Climate Action

World Bank Group Funding for 2021-2025 includes a significant boost for adaptation and resilience Washington DC - 3 December, 2018 --The World Bank Group today announced...

Policies that tackle climate and air pollution at the same time can raise global...

Air pollution affects us all to some degree. Whether we live in highly polluted cities or the countryside, there is no escaping the impact dirty...

We are losing the race’ on climate change: UN chief

DAVOS, Switzerland - The world is "losing the race" against climate change, UN chief Antonio Guterres warned Thursday at the elite Davos forum, demanding...

COP24: Key outcomes agreed at the UN climate talks in Katowice

This year’s COP24 annual UN climate conference concluded late on Saturday evening in Katowice, Poland, after two weeks of tension-filled talks. Nearly 23,000 delegates descended on the...

New Zealand makes ‘zero carbon’ target law

Wellington : New Zealand's plan to reduce carbon emissions to net zero by 2050 became law on Thursday, when it cleared its final hurdle...

Bird species threatened by climate change

Kathmandu-- A growing number bird species are facing threat of extinction due to the impact of climate change on their habitat and food. The...