US President Joe Biden signed an emergency declaration for Kentucky on Saturday, opening the door for the FEMA and other federal entities to coordinate disaster relief efforts.
December 13, 2021
The answer mention that there "will not be any major reduction of permeable surface" but did not specify how much.
December 10, 2021
The World Bank will commit to spending $25 billion in climate finance annually to 2025 through its Climate Action Plan, including a focus on agriculture and food systems.
November 7, 2021
Today's new analysis, looking across those same actions, assesses the potential impact of total commitments to date by the close of the first week of Glasgow in bending the curve towards 1.5C.
November 6, 2021
"The changes that we feared are already beginning to transform our planet," Lisa said, specifying what could happen if the world temperature rises.
November 5, 2021
Guterres said he hopes the Chinese delegation would, as always, give full play to its influence at COP26, strengthen communication and coordination with all parties, and contribute to the success of COP26
Glasgow, Nov 3 : Calling upon the Like Minded Developing Countries (LMDC) to work closely to protect the…
Country as a whole received 100.7 mm rainfall against 76 mm normal, a departure of 32.5 per cent from LPA from October 1 onwards.
Glasgow, Nov 2 : At the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow, European Commission…
Egyptian President urges Developed Nations to Fulfil Annual 100 Billion US$ Pledge to Face Climate Change
Cairo, Nov 2 : Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Monday that developed countries must fulfill their long-standing…
Discussions will centre on how the countries most vulnerable to climate change can access the finance needed to deliver climate adaptation and boost green recovery from the pandemic.
The most important way to mitigate climate risks in the future is to act now and to urgently put the world on a path to net zero emissions by 2050, the report says.
Glasgow (UK), Nov 2 : Offering a new mantra and raising a pledge for combating climate change, Prime…
November 2, 2021
The conference comes at a time when the world has gone through a series of climate-change-related weather disasters, from severe flooding to wild fires.
November 1, 2021
The Consultation Paper does not have a single word about tribal rights, considered as a lapse by experts, as majority of minerals are mined from dense forest areas coinciding with tribal habitats.
October 11, 2021
He also assured his country "will lead by example, keeping the environment on the global agenda and serving as a launch pad for a global green industrial revolution."
September 21, 2021
The Conference of Parties (COP26) to the UNFCCC is to happen from October 31 at the UK's Glasgow.
September 18, 2021
The Assessment Study, released in April 2021, was supported by the Department of Science & Technology.
September 4, 2021
Bengaluru, Aug 20 : Expressing deep concerns about the findings of The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)…
August 20, 2021
It added that if the governments have to deliver on the Paris Agreement targets, they will have to halve emissions before 2030 and also put net zero roadmaps for "rapid emissions reduction at the heart of their plans".
"Alongside the need to drive down emissions, this report rings the alarm to urgently help vulnerable communities adapt and build resilience -- in developed and developing countries alike.
August 10, 2021
"If we combine forces now, we can avert climate catastrophe. But, as today's report makes clear, there is no time for delay and no room for excuses. I count on government leaders and all stakeholders to ensure COP26 is a success."
According to her, the South and Southeast Asian monsoon has weakened in the second half of the 20th century (high confidence).
Several dams and reservoirs crossed the warning levels, and soldiers were mobilised to divert rivers which have burst their banks, a BBC report said.
July 23, 2021
The risks associated with climate change, biodiversity loss, and our responses to those problems are poorly understood, because there are no historical comparisons. But with the right tools, central banks and other macro-prudential authorities can stay ahead of the curve.
June 19, 2021
The Earth’s temperature continues to rise unabated, with 2020 being one of the three warmest years on record, as extreme weather events combine with the COVID-19 pandemic, impacting millions.
April 20, 2021
They also spoke on phone on November 17, when they exchanged views on working together on “shared priorities and global challenges”.
February 9, 2021
New York: Nations should declare a state of climate emergency until the world has reached net zero carbon…
December 13, 2020
He also referred to the efforts to tackle the problem of pollution in the national capital through public transport services.
October 18, 2020
UN warns of 'staggering rise' in natural disasters, urge leaders to take action
October 14, 2020
Guterres described the report as "a catalog of a climate crisis that is worsening by the hour."
September 10, 2020
The government has a social obligation to protect the environment; it must withdraw the Draft EIA 2020 Notification
August 13, 2020
According to the expert, the Covid-19 was a new respiratory virus which has been behaving differently and not necessarily changing with the seasons.
July 29, 2020
United Nations, April 21 : UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned against a retreat from climate action at…
April 21, 2020
New Delhi, Nov 21 Key papers are to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday by Minister…
November 21, 2019
Sonia Gandhi also mentioned Indira Gandhi's contribution towards environment protection.
November 19, 2019
New Delhi, Nov 7 Concerned over environmental degradation, the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on…
November 7, 2019
United Nations, Sep 24 Indian Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar has said that industry has…
September 24, 2019
‘All you can talk about is money and fairytales of eternal economic growth. How dare you!’ says Swedish teenager
September 23, 2019
New York, Sep 23 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday told the United Nations that Indias policy…
September 23, 2019
Nairobi, Sep 22 G20 nations are collectively not on track to meet their Paris Agreement commitments, but they…
September 22, 2019
New York, Sep 22 Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, and three other young environment crusaders have…
September 22, 2019
Venice, Sep 8 Rolling Stones rocker Mick Jagger and veteran actor Donald Sutherland have slammed US President Donald…
September 8, 2019
"It is scary to find so many dead animals. This is a terrifying example of how climate change affects nature. It is just sad," said researcher Ashild Onvik Pedersen.
July 27, 2019
The programme is one of its kind in India and is developed with a vision to integrate national and international perspectives on environmental law, energy and climate change
July 10, 2019
The Paris Agreement also emphasises the role of climate finance in strengthening the global response to climate change.
July 4, 2019
US President Donald Trump attacked India, China and Russia on climate change and claimed that these countries don’t…
June 5, 2019
A recent study has claimed that in another 31 years, 90 per cent of humans will be extinct…
June 4, 2019
Washington, May 4: Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde has urged countries to “get…
May 4, 2019
India has a national election in April-May. This election is critically important because of the climate change consuming…
April 5, 2019
If the climate change apocalypse was imminent, as he noted in his article, why did he undertake that journey?
December 17, 2018
These nations are climate villains and they must be opposed by the rest of the world, instead, they have found a steadfast ally and co-conspirator in the world's most powerful country, the US, he said.
December 9, 2018
Read this: “The world is falling apart. The future of humanity is hanging on a cliff, on the…
November 7, 2018
Maroš Šefcovic, Vice President of the Commission, presided the official Memorandum of Understanding for the BEE which both Gates and Moedas signed.
October 17, 2018
Bengaluru, Oct 16 : As the effects of climate change on livelihoods become more pronounced, especially for people…
October 16, 2018
United Nations, Oct 12: India has suffered economic losses of $79.5 billion due to natural disasters during the…
October 12, 2018
According to the ministry, statistics show that flood disasters are one of the most significant in terms of damage and losses.
October 11, 2018
New Delhi, Oct 8: Even with an increase of little over one degree Celsius in global warming, India…
October 8, 2018
United Nations, Sep 27: India has declared that as a firm believer in multi-lateralism, it was ready to…
September 27, 2018
New Delhi, Sep 14 : A court here on Friday ordered framing of sexual harassment charges against noted…
September 14, 2018
Islamabad, Sep 3 : Pakistan on Sunday kicked off the “Plant for Pakistan” campaign by Prime Minister Imran…
September 3, 2018
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed to everyone to work together to mitigate…
April 22, 2018
Davos, Jan 23: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said Climate Change, Terrorism and Inward focus are the…
January 23, 2018
United Nations, Jan 13: India has taken on a major leadership role in fighting climate change when others…
January 13, 2018
Chicago, Dec 6: Former President Barack Obama has lamented the lack of US leadership in the fight against climate…
December 6, 2017
By Vishal Gulati New Delhi, Sep 28: Climate change is annually impacting the US economy by an average of…
September 28, 2017
New Delhi, Aug 5, 2017: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that “Dialogue is the only way…
August 5, 2017
India on Sunday made a move towards ratifying the Paris Agreement to combat climate change. India officially joined…
October 3, 2016
IANS :China’s legislature on Saturday ratified the Paris Agreement on climate change, officials confirmed. Lawmakers voted to adopt…
September 3, 2016
India and Tanzania today agreed to work closely in combating the twin threats of terrorism and climate change.…
July 10, 2016
US President Barack Obama has warned that the effects of climate change were already being felt in national…
June 19, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has come in for praise from the White House over India’s fight against climate…
June 7, 2016
India and the United States today signed an MoU here to enhance cooperation on energy security, clean energy…
June 2, 2016
As many as 175 countries, including India, China and the US, signed the historic Paris Agreement on climate…
April 23, 2016