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New report highlights risk from global warming in the “Third Pole” – Modern Diplomacy

There are thousands of small-scale, community driven initiatives making a huge difference in people’s lives and contributing to efforts to curb global warming. In early April, 29 countries pledged more than $5 billion to the UN-backed Global Environment Facility (GEF)….

Small solutions, big impacts: 5 community-based projects tackling climate change – UN News

In early April, 29 countries pledged more than $5 billion to the UN-backed Global Environment Facility (GEF). The Fund said this was “record support, providing a major boost to international efforts to protect biodiversity and curb threats to climate change,…

Cradle of transformation: The Mediterranean and climate change – Mongabay.com

The Mediterranean region is warming 20% faster than the world as a whole, raising concerns about the impacts that climate change and other environmental upheaval will have on ecosystems, agriculture and the region’s 542 million people. Heat waves, drought, extreme…

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Increase in disasters leads to spike in intentional homicides of women: UN Report

The correlation between the number of people affected by disaster and the number of female victims of intentional homicide was found to be the highest in central and south Asia, followed by east and southeast Asia

Climate change: The impact on health – Medical News Today

The consensus among scientists is that we are in an era of global heating and extreme weather events, primarily due to the devastating effects of human action on the environment. Why are researchers concerned, and what are the implications for…

Agriculture plays key role in limiting climate change – The Ohio State University News

When it comes to solving Earth’s climate crisis, the agricultural and forestry sectors are some of the hardest areas to change, yet a new report suggests that these areas will play a key role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions.  The…

Nature-based Solutions (NbS) for mitigating climate change – Times of India

Global Climate Change Scenario Multilateral accords, such as the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, recognize the need to mitigate climate change (UNFCCC). However, we are collectively on track to miss the UNFCCC’s Paris Agreement goal to keep global…

Scientists arrested for peaceful climate protests around the world say “climate revolution now” – Salon

With a protest timed to respond to the release of a shocking United Nations report on climate change that had dire warnings for humanity, a coalition of climate activists called Scientist Rebellion engaged in acts of non-violent civil disobedience around…

What Australian cities can do to pull their weight on global warming – Sydney Morning Herald

The latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change paints a worrying picture. Unless there are immediate and deep greenhouse gas emissions reductions across all sectors and regions, limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees is beyond our reach. In…

FIFA and Pacific Islands Forum to combat climate change – FIFA.com

The two organisations sign a memorandum of understanding on climate change and resilience Collaboration will drive climate change action and raise awareness through football Initiative follows the launch of FIFA’s Climate Strategy in November 2021 and aligns with the Framework…

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