Brussels, we have a problem: Transport is the number one GHG emitting sector in Europe [Promoted content]

By |oktober 9th, 2019|Climate Change, GHG, IPCC, News|

The issue of climate change has topped the past weeks’ political agenda from protests intensifying around the world ahead of the UN climate action summit, to the IPCC releasing yet another alarming report on the impact of climate change on...

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Thinning of the Arctic “unprecedented for at least 1,000 years” – IPCC report

By |september 26th, 2019|Antarctica, Arctic, climate, ice caps, IPCC, News, ocean, oceans, report, sea ice, sea-level rise|

The Arctic has lost around 12.8% of its surface area every decade between 1979 and 2018, which is "likely unprecedented for at least 1,000 years" and could shrink even more if no action is taken, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Chan...

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IPCC drastically increases its forecasts for world’s rise in sea levels

By |september 25th, 2019|climate protection, COP25, IPCC, News, oceans, protection of the seas, sea levels, UN Climate Conference|

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) presented its special report on the oceans and ice caps today (24 September). Although climate scientists have, once again, drastically increased their sea-level rise forecasts to one metre by 2100, ...

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Climate crisis reducing land’s ability to sustain humanity, says IPCC

By |avgust 9th, 2019|dairy, fertilisers, IPCC, land use, land use change, Meat, meat tax, News|

The climate crisis is damaging the ability of the land to sustain humanity, with cascading risks becoming increasingly severe as global temperatures rise, according to a landmark UN report compiled by some of the world's top scientists. EURACTIV's medi...

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With climate change, life in the Gulf could become impossible

By |december 21st, 2018|1.5°C pathway, global warming, Gulf Countries, IPCC, Middle East, News, Persian Gulf|

In the second half of the century, most of the territory bordering the Gulf, Red Sea and Arabian Sea could experience “wet bulb temperatures” making outdoor activities practically impossible, writes Jonathan Gornall, warning this could create social upheaval on the grandest of scales.

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Climate change is a problem of politics, not science

By |december 14th, 2018|1.5°C pathway, China, climate risk, climate science, COP24, IPCC, News, Paris Agreement|

The scientific, economic and social arguments for aggressive action on climate change are powerful. Our political leaders are now at a fork in the road and our children and grandchildren are watching, write Valérie Masson-Delmotte and Jiang Kejun.

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COP24 dairy – day #9

By |december 11th, 2018|climate ambition, Climate Change, climate finance, COP24, France, Germany, IPCC, News, Saudi Arabia|

Over this special series on COP24, EURACTIV gives you a glimpse into the goings on of the UN climate conference in Katowice and what is driving the conversation there. In this edition: An update on the negotiations, postponing climate ambition, 415 ins...

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Regions ahead of COP24: You can count on us

By |december 3rd, 2018|Climate Change, COP24, European Committee of the Regions, greenhouse emissions, IPCC, News, UN|

The European Committee of the Regions defends the role of local and regional governments in fighting climate change and demands for their voices to be heard along the UN climate process, write Karl-Heinz Lambertz and Markku Markkula.

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Regions ahead of COP24: You can count on us

By |december 3rd, 2018|Climate Change, COP24, European Committee of the Regions, greenhouse emissions, IPCC, News, UN|

The European Committee of the Regions defends the role of local and regional governments in fighting climate change and demands for their voices to be heard along the UN climate process, write Karl-Heinz Lambertz and Markku Markkula.

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Environmental organisations: German-French climate partnership

By |november 26th, 2018|Angela Merkel, climate protection, Emmanuel Macron, Energy transition, European project, fossil fuels, global warming, IPCC, News, nuclear energy, Paris Agreement|

Environmental organisations are calling on Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron to coordinate their countries’ climate and energy transitions. EURACTIV Germany’s media partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

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