Last year was the second-hottest year since records began, the World Meteorological Organization(WMO) said on Wednesday, adding that heat was likely to lead to more extreme weather events like the Australian bush fires in 2020 and beyond.
Most Chinese, Europeans and U.S. citizens plan to fly less for holidays this year to limit-aircraft carbon dioxide emissions and help prevent catastrophic climate change, a survey by the European Investment Bank (EIB)showed on Tuesday.
Agriculture Minister Thoko Didiza says there is a need to re-think government’s farming strategy.
Professor Johnnie van den Berg, says the infestation of what is believed to be red-headed blister beetles at Tlapeng village, outside Mahikeng, is caused by climate change and the recent torrential rains.
A handful of major states resisted pressure on Sunday to ramp up efforts to combat global warming as a United Nations climate summit ground to a close, angering smaller countries and a growing protest movement that is pushing for emergency action.