climate change

WMO: colder February does not negate climate change

WMO: colder February does not negate climate change

Although February 2021 has been colder than the average of the same months in the last two decades, "none of that negated climate change or reversed the long-term rise in temperatures," the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) …

Сlimate change is a global emergency, UN poll finds

Сlimate change is a global emergency, UN poll finds

Nearly two-thirds of respondents believe that climate change is a "global emergency," according to a survey of 1.2 million people in dozens of countries around the globe - and many want urgent action to tackle the problem. …

The Caucasus without a Cap

The Caucasus without a Cap

Global warming has caused the total area of more than 600 Greater Caucasus glaciers to drop by approximately 16%, according to an international research team that includes Stanislav Kutuzov, geographer from HSE University. …

Banks have some way to go in disclosing climate risk: Lagarde

Banks have some way to go in disclosing climate risk: Lagarde

Climate change poses a risk to the financial sector and central banks need to pay closer attention as banks have some way to go in assessing and disclosing their exposure, European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde said on Thursday, CNA …

When climate activism and nationalism collide

When climate activism and nationalism collide

Given the importance of the fight against global warming, the conflict between nationalist narratives and green internationalism could become the dominant political divide of the 2020s

Merkel urges climate action in New Year message

Merkel urges climate action in New Year message

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is telling Germans in her New Year message that “everything humanly possible” must be done to tackle climate change. “The warming of our Earth is real. It is …