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Political smalltalk in a killer climate

Ursula von der Leyen has discovered that doing nothing about climate change is getting too expensive. Political smalltalk in a killer climate

Climate change is speeding up and getting worse, science shows

The climate is changing in every region and across the whole climate system. That is the inevitable conclusion of the latest IPCC report.

Investors Shunning LNG Terminal Projects Over Climate

A proposed boom in new LNG import and export terminals is increasingly going bust, according to a new survey and report by Global Energy Monitor. Coming on the heels of the IEA’s recent call for a halt to new gas, oil, and coal investments, the report finds that more than one-third of proposed new global […]

Ecocide now has a legal definition

An expert panel of legal experts has just concluded six months of deliberations.  The result: a legal definition of ecocide.

Support for small-scale farmers to fight climate change

All over the world, it’s small scale farmers who suffer severely from climate change. Effects can differ locally, but hit the poorest hardest. In South Sudan, IFAD set up a support program, investing almost 20 million US dollar which will affect some 40,000 local households of small-scale food producers. A new US$19.9 million project will […]