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Stories in this category about the latest climate science, international negotiations and impacts, mitigation and adaptation .

  • Review: The river rebels of the Mekong

    February 18, 2019

    In his compelling book, “Last Days of the Mighty Mekong”, Brian Eyler travels down the river, meeting the rebels trying to save it from destruction

  • Brahmaputra wetlands in Assam drying up

    February 13, 2019

    A new survey found waterfowl numbers are dropping in Kaziranga national park – the world-famous home of the one-horned rhino – due to climate change and human activity

  • Water dangers loom for South Asia

    February 12, 2019

    With glacier retreat, permafrost melt, and extreme rainfall events, ICIMOD’s HIMAP report suggests that the countries of the Hindu Kush Himalayas have to start cooperating far more closely, or pay a huge price

  • The Indus – a river of growing disasters

    February 04, 2019

    A new report crystalises the threats that glacier retreat will pose to the Indus basin, particularly vulnerable due to a combination of conflict and mismanaged development

  • What role for China and India in the Arctic?

    February 04, 2019

    As Asia’s two big powers assume a more pro-active stance in the Arctic, their participation holds both opportunities and challenges for the sustainable development of the Arctic and the world’s oceans

  • An Indian as a young Arctic leader

    January 30, 2019

    Jyoti Jadhav, a researcher working on sea level rise in India, was chosen to take part in an emerging leaders programme in the Arctic, she spoke to thethirpole.net about the experience