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Smart cities: A key element for the green recovery

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This year’s Climate Week NYC confronted humanity’s largest long-term threat — climate change — from the perspective of the COVID-19 pandemic, the greatest challenge […]

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Smart cities: A key element for the green recovery

Smart cities: A key element for the green recovery

This year’s Climate Week NYC confronted humanity’s largest long-term threat — climate change — from the perspective of the COVID-19 pandemic, the greatest challenge […]

‘Dogged pragmatism’ needed to save Ocean: UN Special Envoy

‘Dogged pragmatism’ needed to save Ocean: UN Special Envoy

‘Dogged pragmatism’ is needed to save the Ocean as the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, according to the UN Secretary-General's Special Envoy for the Ocean.

How Can Asia’s Megacities Thrive in a Changing Climate?

How Can Asia’s Megacities Thrive in a Changing Climate?

By 2025, Asia will be home to 33 of the world’s 49 megacities, according to GlobalData . The rise in the number of megacities—those that are home to more than 10 million people—is the most ...

Are floating cities the solution to sea level rise and global housing shortages?

Are floating cities the solution to sea level rise and global housing shortages?

The thought of floating cities sound like something out of a sci-fi novel or the movie Water World but some voices in the sustainability world think that taking our cities offshore could be ...

The GEF is becoming a leading champion for sustainable cities, and that matters

The GEF is becoming a leading champion for sustainable cities, and that matters

This autumn, the IPCC will publish its much-awaited special report on global warming of 1.5 degrees centigrade. For the first time, the world will have a clear scientific view of the rate ...

The road to a blue-green recovery

The road to a blue-green recovery

When the coronavirus pandemic retreats, we can and should rebuild in a way that ensures the health of our oceans.

Action on Global Warming: NYC's Green New Deal

Action on Global Warming: NYC's Green New Deal

Laws and actions will drive a nearly 30% additional reduction in greenhouse emissions by 2030 and spur tens of thousands of good jobs

UN Climate Action Summit 2019

UN Climate Action Summit 2019

The Summit will bring together governments, the private sector, civil society, local authorities and other international organizations to develop ambitious solutions in six areas: a global ...

GLF Bonn Digital Conference 2020

GLF Bonn Digital Conference 2020

How to feed the world without eating the planet? The 2020 theme of GLF is “Food and Livelihoods.” Today, food production and agricultural systems are one of the largest sources of ...

SR15_SPM_Approved Corrections Final Sunday Night

SR15_SPM_Approved Corrections Final Sunday Night

60 50 3 000 2 000 1 000 40 30 20 10 0 0 3 2 1 0 Cumulative emissions of CO2 and future non-CO2 radiative forcing determine the probability of limiting warming to 1.5°C Billion tonnes CO2 ...

Emergency on Planet Earth

Emergency on Planet Earth

Impacts of heating on ocean life “Unless we take evasive action, our future oceans will have fewer fish, fewer whales and frequent dramatic shifts in ecological structure will occur, with ...

BirthStrike: The people refusing to have kids, because of climate change

BirthStrike: The people refusing to have kids, because of climate change

A growing group of people is refusing to have children, because they fear the impact of climate change.

City Climate Finance Gap Fund Launches to Support Climate-smart Urban Development

City Climate Finance Gap Fund Launches to Support Climate-smart Urban Development

  NEW YORK CITY, NY (September 23, 2020) – Today, the City Climate Finance Gap Fund (“The Gap Fund”) was launched jointly by ministers and directors of the Governments of Germany and ...

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Global warming of 1.5°C An IPCC Special Report on the impacts of global warming of 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels and related global greenhouse gas emission pathways, in the context of ...

Bluer skies, less greenhouse gas. What happens after the pandemic?

Bluer skies, less greenhouse gas. What happens after the pandemic?

Around the world people are making personal sacrifices benefiting others. Researchers say we need policies that require sacrifice for climate change.