The risks of catastrophic weather and flooding from climate change are exercising business leaders heading into next week’s World Economic Forum meeting in Davos.
A young environmental activist made waves at the recent COP24 climate change conference in Poland.
Nations on Sunday struck a deal to breathe life into the landmark 2015 Paris climate treaty after marathon UN talks that failed to match the ambition the world’s most vulnerable countries need to avert dangerous global warming.
By 2050, the region could lose up to 15% of its key agricultural land due to salinization, according to a 2016 study published by Egyptian economists.
The world needs a “reality check” on the threat posed by climate change, NASA astronaut Mae Jemison said at a UN summit to chart mankind’s path away from runaway global warming.