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Climate Change Could Mean More Kids, Not Less

The effects will vary across the globe and could worsen inequality. Climate change threatens to affect every inch of life as we know it.  Some impending disasters are obvious:  rising sea levels will cause flooding, droughts will restrict access to…

How much does climate change affects the risk of armed conflict

Intensifying climate change will increase the future risk of violent armed conflict within countries, according to a new study. Synthesizing views across experts, the study estimates climate has influenced between 3% and 20% of armed conflict over the last century and that the influence will likely increase dramatically.

Climate disruption is worsening global economic inequality – PRI

As if crop failures, infrastructure damage and biodiversity loss linked to climate change weren’t enough, new research finds that since 1961, global warming has reduced the gross domestic product of poorer countries an average of 25%, while some richer countries have actually benefited….

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The 2019 GreenBiz 30 Under 30

They work in technology and tires, finance and forestry, retail and recovery operations. They hail from Tokyo and Toronto, London and Lima, Mexico and Manhattan. Meet this year’s honorees.

Climate change: Science and scepticism – Open Access Government

© Roman Didkivskiy | Peter Jansen – Principle Lecturer and sustainable business expert, London School of Business and Finance, explains the science behind climate change and the barriers preventing people and businesses from acting In October 2018, the Intergovernmental Panel…

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‘Hindsight is a wonderful thing’: how GetUp’s election campaign fell flat

After polls closed last Saturday night, volunteers from the activist group GetUp gathered at a bar on Brisbane’s southside and watched the election results roll in. For months, an army of some 1,500 volunteers had been engaged in a bitter…