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Climate risks, data theft top fears for Davos

16 January 2019, 2:38 PM

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.

Greta Thunberg

Young environmental activist makes her case at COP24

23 December 2018, 5:27 PM

A young environmental activist made waves at the recent COP24 climate change conference in Poland.

Nations agree milestone rulebook for Paris climate treaty

16 December 2018, 6:56 AM

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.

An aerial view of farmland on the Nile River Delta, Egypt, is pictured through a plane window

Egypt’s fertile Nile Delta threatened by climate change

7 December 2018, 11:21 AM

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.

Mae Jemison addressing the conference

Earth needs climate ‘reality check’, space pioneer warns

6 December 2018, 8:22 AM

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.

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