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

  • Way forward from the UNCCD COP 14

    October 15, 2019

    Steps need to be taken urgently to implement insights on land degradation, drought management, and sustainable agriculture at COP14, or they will remain unimplemented

  • Kashmir communications ban hits key climate studies

    October 11, 2019

    Research on alpine forestry and below-ground carbon sequestration in the Himalayas – an area with a severe dearth of data – suffers as a communications blackout is imposed on the region

  • Sustainable coffee culture in the Mekong

    October 10, 2019

    As the harm of intensive coffee cultivation has become clearer, the Yunnan is finding ways to encourage more sustainable forms of growing the precious bean

  • Can cities save the world?

    October 03, 2019

    By 2050 two thirds of the world’s population will live in cities, and that infrastructure could be the key to managing the climate crisis, if we act now

  • India should learn sanitation from Bangladesh

    October 02, 2019

    Narendra Modi may declare that India is open defecation free, but toilet use has to be driven by community engagement, and that is where Bangladesh’s example has important lessons for India

  • Trapped between melting glaciers and a rising sea: UN

    September 25, 2019

    Lives of more than 1.4 billion people living in mountains, coasts and islands are in jeopardy due to an accelerated rise in sea levels and faster melting of the planet’s ice cover, says the latest IPCC report

  • Toolkits to deal with Asian droughts

    September 23, 2019

    As severe multi-year droughts blight Asia, organisations are coming together to create toolkits and response mechanisms to deal with the crisis