Building a world of
resilient communities.

Articles: climate change (773)

Newest   Oldest

Hottest five-year period on record is 2011-2015, says WMO

The World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) announced today that 2015 is likely to top the charts as the hottest year in modern observations, with 2011-15 the hottest five-year period on record.

Drought Influenced Syrian Civil War; So What, Says U.S. Congress

This singular thought, that climate change can stir dangerous human conflict, is gaining salience across much of the world.

Permaculture, Climate and Survival 2  

This is the second program from International Permaculture Convergence, in London.

Despite Low Oil Prices, Renewable Power Gaining Traction, Energy Agencies Report — But Not Yet Fast Enough for the Climate

The shift away from coal and towards renewable sources of energy is slowly beginning to gain traction, two recently-released reports from American and global energy agencies show.

On Thin Ice: Big Northern Lakes Are Being Rapidly Transformed

As temperatures rise, the world’s iconic northern lakes are undergoing major changes that include swiftly warming waters, diminished ice cover, and outbreaks of harmful algae.

The Elephant in Paris – the Military and Greenhouse Gas Emissions

In the aftermath of the terrible killings in Paris, military responses are again taking central stage

‘This Changes Everything’: What the Paris Attacks Mean for the Climate Protests

Now is not the time to stay silent.

Explainer: The Legal Form of the Paris Climate Agreement

The aim of the UN summit in Paris is to seal a universal, international agreement on avoiding dangerous climate change, that has legal force

It's Already Happening: A Message to COP 21

With fewer than three weeks to go until the start of COP21, the UN’s climate negotiations in Paris, a question arises: Will this gathering make the slightest difference?

Is the Paris Climate Conference Designed to Fail?

The last time this much public attention was focused on the climate talks was in the lead-up to the Copenhagen conference in 2009. We should not forget how that turned out.

MORE climate change RESULTS +