Authorities in Zimbabwe say at least 80 elephants have died in the country over the past two months. Hundreds more have died in neighbouring Botswana and Zambia.
The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research has called on South Africans to be wary of health issues caused by climate change.
The United Nations says it is in the process of verifying an announcement by Chile’s President that it would not longer host the annual UN Framework on Climate Change Conference known as Cop25 set for early December.
Climate change activists Extinction Rebellion projected a speech by Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg onto the side of the Houses of Parliament on Sunday.
US reality TV star Kim Kardashian heaped praise on Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday, calling her a “brave and amazing young woman” and said she shared her concerns about climate change.