Environment/Science
Climate Change
Sydney: A new Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies (IMAS)-led study has revealed a previously undocumented process where melting glacial ice sheets change the ocean in a way that further accelerates the rate of ice melt and sea level rise. more
Climate change threatens agricultural trade in Pacific Rim economies, UN agency warns

New York, Aug 25(Just Earth News): With global warming expected to significantly impact future yields in countries located closer to the equator, the United Nations agriculture agency is cal ...

US tells UN about Paris Climate Change walkout

Washington/New York, Aug 5 (JEN): The United States has formally written to the United Nation about their decision to pull out of the Paris climate deal, though it said that it will continue ...

The Harvest Shall Come

Farmers from USA to India adapt to the global challenge of climate change. Renee Hickman with Anna Kohls from Missouri and Tanushree Sen from West Bengal report  

Paris Accord: Greenpeace slams USA, says climate denier Trump surrenders leadership

New Delhi, Jun 2 (JEN): Donald Trump’s irresponsible and short-sighted decision to pull the USA out of the Paris Agreement is a loss for the United States in many ways and an opportunity f ...

Trump’s decision deals death blow to Paris Agreement, says CSE

New Delhi, Jun 2 (JEN): With the US President’s latest assault on the global fight against climate change, meeting the objectives of the Paris Agreement will become an uphill task, an offi ...

Climate-vulnerable islands in spotlight ahead of UN disaster risk reduction forum in Mexico

New York, May 22(Just Earth News): Hurricanes, cyclones and tsunamis are increasingly common threats to the world’s most climate-vulnerable island nations, whose representatives are meetin ...

Amid ‘dramatic’ climate changes, UN launches plan to step-up polar weather and sea-ice monitoring

New York, May 14 (Just Earth News): With relatively little data available about the Earth’s Polar Regions – posing risks for people and the environment – the United Nations weather age ...

Sundarbans: Life in the delta

Sundarbans, the land where three great rivers merge, is the third most vulnerable delta in the world today. Sea level rise due to climate change, devastating cyclones, etc. are affecting thi ...

Global CEOs call for greater disclosure of climate risks

Geneva, Switzerland, Apr 22(Just Earth News): The heads of major global businesses are urging G20 governments to formally accept that companies should disclose climate-related financial risk ...