Tag: climate change
Reducing waste is becoming a global priority amid growing calls for more aggressive action on climate change and plastic pollution.
The law mandates reducing emissions by 85% from 1990 levels by 2050, and offsetting the remaining 15%, making the state carbon neutral.
Greenland's ice sheet may completely melt within the next millennium if greenhouse gas emissions continue at their current rate, according to a new study.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres also calls for leaders to phase out burning coal.
'Living areas in the oceans are shrinking,' says Callum Roberts, an oceanologist at the University of York.
The airline industry says it is "hellbent" on reducing emissions – but the technology needed to drastically reduce its carbon footprint is still a long way to come.
Bukit Gelugor MP Ramkarpal Singh says freedom of speech and assembly is guaranteed to all irrespective of age.
Reviewers are parsing "Godzilla: King of the Monsters" for insights into the world’s paralysis in the face of climate breakdown.
More than 200 of the world's largest listed companies forecast that climate change could cost them a combined total of almost US$1 trillion, with much of the pain due in the next five years.
City councillor gets criticised for alleging that activists were exploiting school children at protest demonstration.
Singapore’s master development plan outlines a strategy for the next 10-15 years for the city state.
Greta Thunberg has become a figurehead for young climate activists internationally.
As one of the fastest growing faiths in the world, Islam could be a powerful force if Muslims were stirred to environmental action, climate activists say.
Gardens of the future are being unveiled in London, where green-fingered designers have imagined innovative solutions to help combat climate change.
These corals appear to be naturally able to survive in a climate that is usually hostile.
UN Secretary General says Pacific region was on the front line of climate change and possesses 'a unique moral authority' to demand global action.
It is the first time a declaration had been cancelled since the Arctic Council was formed in 1996.
Investors say they will vote against all Exxon directors and urged other shareholders to follow suit for failing to get a climate change proposal at the company's annual meeting.
'The shoreline keeps eroding much faster than predictions and we are continuously having to move back from the river to higher ground,' a city council member says.
Abnormally warm weather broke up the sea ice on which the penguins normally raise their young between 2016 - 2018.
More than 1,000 demonstrators blocked five high profile locations in central London, including Oxford Circus, Piccadilly Circus and Parliament Square.
Pressure group Klima Action Malaysia urges Putrajaya to treat climate change as an urgent crisis.
Protestors rallied around the slogan, 'Block the Republic of Polluters' and held banners calling Macron 'president of polluters'.
The group wants to governments to declare a climate and ecological emergency, reduce greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2025.