Created on Thursday, 17 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: Paris Agreement, 1.5 degrees celcius, outcome, business, national governments
COP21 success? Andrea Karpati from Climate-KIC underlines that only our actions will tell whether COP21 has been a success and emphasises the importance of innovation in finding the solutions to tackle ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 10 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 5 - Business, Investment and Innovation
Tags: Academic institutions, UK Government, COP21, sustainability
UK-led Global Alliance of universities urges government action on climate change Iain Patton from the Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges reports on an open letter, signed by over ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 06 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 1 - Climate and Health
Tags: WHO, UNFCCC, health, government, COP21
WHO/UNFCCC climate and health country profiles provide evidence on the health impacts of climate change to empower governments to take action WHO draw attention to the constructive role that Health Country ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 12 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 10 - Cites, Urban Governance and Transport
Tags: local governments, mayors, climate action, UNFCCC, mitigation, partnership
Local government climate roadmap – Lima Communiqué ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability and United Cities and Local Governments present the Lima Communique, which outlines the commitment of local ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 30 November 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: IPCC, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Fifth Assessment Report, climate change mitigation, climate change adaptation, impacts, vulnerability, climate science
... Report of 2001 provided further information relevant to the development of the UNFCCC and the Kyoto Protocol. The Fourth, Climate change 2007, paid greater attention to the integration of climate change ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 23 July 2010 / Blog
Tags: security, climate change, ecosystems, water, destabilise, Middle East, Afghanistan, Kabul, MoD, Taliban, United Kingdom, government, terrorism, humanitarian disaster
The issue of security and climate change has, so far, largely slipped under the radar of the mainstream media and the general public. The reasons for this are legitimate. Climate change has so many ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 28 May 2010 / Blog
Tags: green economy, earth summit, rio +20, Commission on Sustainable Development, Prep Com 1, sustainable development, civil society, Southern, global change, poverty alleviation, global investment, green ...
The choice of the 'green economy' as one of the main themes for the next world Earth Summit (Rio +20) seemed to appeal to a range of governments on the basis that it could provide an optimistic and forward ... [ +++ ]