Tag: Paris Agreement

Spain likely to host COP25 climate change summit after Chile’s withdrawal

Spain will likely host the United Nations' COP25 climate change summit in Madrid, following Chile's withdrawal as host amid raging street protests in the...

Pope urges politicians to take ‘drastic measures’ on climate change

Pope Francis challenged governments on Sunday to take "drastic measures" to combat global warming and reduce the use of fossil fuels, saying the world...

Ten worst climate-linked disasters of 2018 caused $85 bln in damage

From floods to extreme heat, 10 of the worst climate-linked disasters in 2018 caused at least $84.8 billion worth of damage, said a study...

Nations agree global climate pact rules, but seen as weak

Nearly 200 countries overcame political divisions late on Saturday to agree on rules for implementing a landmark global climate deal, but critics say it...

Climate policies put world on track for 3.3C warming – CAT...

Average world temperatures are on track to far exceed the central goal set in the 2015 Paris Agreement on limiting global warming, a study...

Naturalist Attenborough urges climate meet to tackle ‘greatest threat in thousands...

British broadcaster and environmentalist David Attenborough on Monday urged world leaders, meeting in Poland to agree ways to limit global warming, to get on...