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Amid heatwaves and floods, time is running out for rich nations to fulfil climate pledges and avert catastrophe

Amid heatwaves and floods, time is running out for rich nations to fulfil climate...

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The current pledges of financial and policy support are nowhere near enough to meet the goal of limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees....
Australia votes for climate action with rejection of coal-loving PM Scott Morrison

Australia votes for climate action with rejection of coal-loving PM Scott Morrison

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The election result, with the pivotal role climate change played, represents a remarkable shift for Australia, one of the world’s biggest per capita...
Climate change may increase risk of new infectious diseases, especially in Asia, Africa

Climate change may increase risk of new infectious diseases, especially in Asia, Africa

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A new study brings together the two most pressing global concerns and suggests over 3,000 mammal species might migrate and share viruses over...
Climate Change: China has a new carbon-storage tool from decades of frenzied tree planting to avert hillside erosion and prevent floods

Climate Change: China has a new carbon-storage tool from decades of frenzied tree planting...

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As the world struggles to avert climate change, vegetation may help deliver the decarbonisation needed, and China arguably has a head start thanks...
Extinction Rebellion climate activists stage sit-down protests in central London

Extinction Rebellion climate activists stage sit-down protests in central London

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Hundreds of protesters gathered at Hyde Park in the morning before moving to Oxford Street and Regent Street, where they sat in the...
China’s climate change commitments in focus

China’s climate change commitments in focus

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At the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow on October 31 to November 12, 2021, Beijing came under pressure to embrace more ambitious climate...
Australia’s Morrison cut a climate deal ahead of COP26 but this fossil fuel giant’s path to net zero isn’t going to be smooth

Australia’s Morrison cut a climate deal ahead of COP26 but this fossil fuel giant’s...

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Australia’s journey to the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow was so rocky that until recently, there were question marks over whether Prime Minister...
Internship Opportunity at the United Nations Climate Change (UNFCCC)

Internship Opportunity at the United Nations Climate Change (UNFCCC)

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Background The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is the focus of the political process to address Climate Change. The UNFCCC secretariat supports...
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Young Women Leadership on Climate Adaptation Program (Fully-funded)

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ABOUT THE PROGRAM  The Online Executive Training – Young Women Leadership on Climate Adaptation is a virtual educational and capacity-building program that fosters the leadership...
China warns rapid climate change may be warming Tibet but extreme weather and disasters to follow

China warns rapid climate change may be warming Tibet but extreme weather and disasters...

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Rapid climate change in China’s Qinghai-Tibet plateau could destabilise water supplies and cause more frequent disasters, even though warmer temperatures had improved conditions...
UNICEF Internship Programme 2021 – Fully Funded Internships - Opportunities  for Youth

Apply for a Paid Climate and Environment Internship at UNICEF’s Regional Office for South...

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APPLY NOW Job no: 540532Contract type: InternshipLevel: InternshipLocation: NepalCategories: Education UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To...
Thousands protest in France as Emmanuel Macron takes climate plan to Senate

Thousands protest in France as Emmanuel Macron takes climate plan to Senate

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Tens of thousands of people marched in France on Sunday calling for more ambitious climate action, as President Emmanuel Macron’s promise to enshrine...
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Apply to attend the Commonwealth Small States Youth Climate Policy Boot Camp with the...

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Together with the University of Cambridge, the Commonwealth Secretariat is hosting a virtual Policy Boot Camp for young people, to support government investment in...
US climate envoy John Kerry ends China trip with little to show

US climate envoy John Kerry ends China trip with little to show

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The window of opportunity is narrowing for climate cooperation between China and the United States, observers and environmentalists have warned, after a visit...
China says climate onus on US in John Kerry talks

China says climate onus on US in John Kerry talks

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China said on Friday that the United States needed to take more responsibility on climate change but welcomed greater cooperation after a visit...
Apply to the UNEP-CTCN Adaptation Fund Climate Innovation Accelerator Program (Up to $250,000 in funding)

Apply to the UNEP-CTCN Adaptation Fund Climate Innovation Accelerator Program (Up to $250,000 in...

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Deadline: 04/30/3031 Applications are invited for the UNEP-CTCN Adaptation Fund Climate Innovation Accelerator (AFCIA) 2021. The Adaptation Fund has launched a new USD 10 million...
Xi to join climate talks with Merkel and Macron ahead of Earth Day summit

Xi to join climate talks with Merkel and Macron ahead of Earth Day summit

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Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend a climate change summit with France and Germany on Friday, as US climate envoy John Kerry spends...
Apply to the global online course Integrating Climate Change in UNICEF Planning and Programming and receive a certificate!!

Apply to the global online course Integrating Climate Change in UNICEF Planning and Programming...

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UNICEF launches the global online course Integrating Climate Change in UNICEF Planning and Programming. The course was developed by UNICEF’s Regional Office South Asia in...
Malaysia’s getting hotter. Can its leaders rise to the climate challenge?

Malaysia’s getting hotter. Can its leaders rise to the climate challenge?

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Malaysia’s cities are heating up – recording temperature increases of up to 6.7 degrees Celsius over the last two decades, according to a...
Apply to Climate Investment Funds (CIF) Youth Internship at the World Bank (Funded)

Apply to Climate Investment Funds (CIF) Youth Internship at the World Bank (Funded)

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Deadline: April 30th, 2021 The CIF is looking for an intern as part of its Youth Internship Program, which engages interns from different regions around...