Climate change was to blame for a devastating mudslide that washed away large swaths of the town of Mocoa in southwestern Colombia, leaving more than 250 people dead, according to the country’s president and its senior United Nations official.
Norway's greenhouse gas emissions will fall to around 1990 levels by 2020, the government said on Wednesday, far from original goals of deep cuts for an economy struggling with high emissions from oil and gas.
Pollution and warmer temperatures have killed reefs off the shore of Hellshire Beach, allowing waves to pound it and wash away the sand.
Bids have been invited for a renewable power auction in May, to wean the Amazonas region off reliance on fuel imports.
Unicef report says climate change and conflict are intensifying risks to children of living without enough water, and that the poorest will suffer most.
Earth is a planet in upheaval, say scientists, as the World Meteorological Organisation publishes analysis of recent heat highs and ice lows.
On March 13, the British newspaper ‘The Telegraph’ published an article about the Climate Investment Funds that contained a number of claims with which we strongly disagree:
The CIF Secretariat would like to provide some clarifications in the following areas:
The Purpose of the CIF
Nigeria, Africa’s biggest oil exporter, may be about to turn sunward to generate more of its power.
The project is supported by a preparatory grant provided by the Climate Investment Fund through the Pilot Program for Climate Resilience Program (PPCR).
International efforts to tackle climate change are beginning to permeate capital markets more deeply.