Limiting global warming to 1.5°C will require “far-reaching and unprecedented
changes,” such as ditching coal for electricity to slash carbon emissions, the
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ( IPCC ) has said, launching a special ...
The Nauruan Government’s decision to ask Doctors Without Borders to immediately
leave shows continued callousness towards asylum seekers desperately seeking a safe
place to call home, Green MP Golriz Ghahraman said today.
Oxfam and its local partners are standing by to deploy emergency staff and resources
to the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, as an estimated 1.5 million people are thought
to be affected by the massive earthquake and tsunami that hit on Friday.
“The Global Warming of 1.5°C report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate
Change confirms the need to maintain the strongest commitment to the Paris Agreement’s
aims of limiting global warming to well below 2°C and pursuing efforts towards 1.5°C.
GENEVA (8 October 2018) – States must accelerate action to address climate change
— from solar electricity to climate-friendly agriculture practices — or risk
locking in decades of grave human rights violations, a UN expert says.
Oct. 9 (BusinessDesk) - What New Zealand does between now and 2030 to combat climate
change is more important than what occurs after that, if the country is to have any
hope of helping stop the world warming by more than 1.5 degrees Celsius, Climate ...
Limiting global warming to 1.5C would require rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented
changes in all aspects of society, the IPCC said in a new assessment released today
(2pm Monday 8 October NZTime). With clear benefits to people and natural ecosystems, ...
A special report on global warming, released today, has laid out a strong case for
countries to make every effort to limit temperature rise to 1.5o Celsius above pre-industrial
levels, says the Minister for Climate Change James Shaw.
Analysis of the more than 15,000 submissions made about the Zero Carbon Bill provide
a critical insight into New Zealanders’ thinking on our country’s path to reducing
greenhouse gas emissions, says the Minister for Climate Change.