When climate action means better roads

By |junij 7th, 2019|adaptation, climate action, climate adaptation, climate risk, climate risks, european investment bank, Extreme weather events, Loss and Damage, natural disasters, News|

The European Investment Bank is stepping up its climate adaption projects in developing countries, and that means building roads and infrastructure that can better cope with natural disasters, write Luca Lazzaroli and Léon Faber.

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Climate change and development aid: The economic case for prevention

By |december 10th, 2018|adaptation, Climate Change, climate risk, climate risks, developing countries, floods, Food security, Global South, News, resilience, Thailand|

Climate change affects developing countries more heavily, with broad impacts on the environment and the economy, insurers say, highlighting the need to act before damage is done.

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Tackling climate change will require ‘transforming the whole economy’, financiers warn

By |december 7th, 2018|adaptation, Climate Change, COP24, global warming, Green finance, insurance industry, Katowice, mitigation, News|

The global economy has to prepare for a profound transformation in the coming decades as the impact of climate change becomes more tangible, Zurich insurance experts told EURACTIV.com.

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Climate change makes mountain tops bloom, for now

By |april 5th, 2018|adaptation, Biodiversity, climate science, News, science and policymaking|

Europe's mountain summits are flush with new plant species, a greening that has increased in lock-step with the acceleration of global warming since the mid-20th century, researchers said Wednesday (4 April).

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Climate change ‘will push European cities towards breaking point’

By |februar 21st, 2018|adaptation, flooding, floods, heatwave, News|

Major British towns and cities, including Glasgow, Wrexham, Aberdeen and Chester, could be much more severely affected by climate change than previously thought, according to new research. EURACTIV's media partner The Guardian reports.

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Climate justice not on the menu in Bonn

By |november 20th, 2017|adaptation, Bonn, climate action, Climate Change, climate change mitigation, climate justice, climate negotiations, climate talks, COP23, Frank Bainimarama, human rights, indigenous people, Mary Robinson, News, Paris Agreement|

Climate activists and indigenous leaders gathered last week (16 November) to raise awareness about the human rights aspect of climate action. They lamented the lack of substance in climate talks, while people are already dying due to the direct effects...

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Climate finance, the sticking point in COP23

By |november 20th, 2017|adaptation, Africa, Bonn, climate action, Climate Action Tracker, climate ambition, climate change mitigation, climate finance, climate justice, climate negotiations, climate talks, COP23, EU, EU Commission, indigenous people, LDCs, loss and damage fund, News, Poland, Talanoa dialogue|

Rich countries had pledged to raise $100 billion each year in climate finance for developing countries by 2020. As of September 2017, they had pledged just $10.3 billion. And the question of who should pay remains unanswered. EURACTIV reports from the ...

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Finding climate ambition outside of Europe

By |november 17th, 2017|adaptation, COP23, Green Climate Fund, News|

Yesterday at the Bonn climate summit, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit of Dominica underlined the aftermath of Hurricane Maria and the support needed to rebuild a fully climate-resilient nation. Maeve McLynn describes how rich nations can help.

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A climate summit in Paris to compensate for the lack of European ambition

By |november 8th, 2017|adaptation, climate finance, climate targets, emission cuts, France, Green finance, green washing, mitigation, News, UN climate talks|

The French summit aimed at regrouping and bolstering climate ambition, two years to the day after the finale of the COP21, is gradually taking shape. EURACTIV France reports.

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