A leaden cloak of responsibility lies on the shoulders of UN scientists as they put the final touches to the first volume of a massive report that will give the world the most detailed picture yet of climate change. Due to be unveiled in Stockholm on September 27, the document … [Read more...] about Can UN scientists revive drive against climate change?
Human caused climate change
The rapid pace of global climate change is almost certainly driven by human activity, like burning fossil fuels, according to a U.S. government report that contradicts assertions by President Donald Trump and members of his administration."For the warming over the last century, … [Read more...] about In clash with Trump, US report says humans cause climate change
Climate change has become a worldwide problem. Vietnam is rated fifth most affected country. Vietnam has to face up with prolonged droughts and floods, fiercer rains and storms, rising sea levels, saline water-logging in the Red River Delta and the Mekong Delta, and serious human … [Read more...] about Mekong Delta Faces Climate Change Challenges
The Centre for People and Forests (RECOFTC) recently organised an expert seminar on Gender, Forestry, Climate Change and REDD+ (Reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation) in Hanoi. This activity is part of a project concerning capacity building for grassroots … [Read more...] about Gender and Climate Change Issues
Severe droughts, floods and heat waves rocked the world last year as greenhouse gas levels climbed, boosting the odds of some extreme weather events, international scientists said Tuesday. The details are contained in the annual State of the Climate report, compiled by nearly … [Read more...] about Climate change boosts odds of extreme weather: study