Representative Image UNITED NATIONS: UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed on Tuesday highlighted the importance of Sustainable Development Goal 10 on reducing the scourge inequality within and among countries. Speaking at...
Representative Image HAWAII: The global carbon dioxide level has reached an alarming all time high by surpassing 415 parts per million (ppm) for the first time since Carbon Dioxide emissions have been recorded. The level was...
Representative Image WELLINGTON:  Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary General, on a brief South Pacific tour in New Zealandon May 12, warned that the world was “not on track” to limiting global temperature rises.
Representative Image BEIJING: Academicians, scientists, policymakers from China and other countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative will work together to enhance scientific and technological cooperation in disaster prevention and mitigation, according...
Representative Image NEW YORK: A recent report by Vox details the development of satellite imagery to precisely track down the pollutants emitted by power plants across the globe, in real time. WattTime, a non-profit artificial intelligence...
Representative Image BONN: Plastic is a serious threat to wildlife globally, affecting various animal species including whales, turtles, fishes and birds. On May 11, World Migratory Bird Day, two UN wildlife treaties and conservationists around the...
Rotterdam's port aims to slash climate-changing emissions by 49 percent by 2030 - and 90 percent by mid-century Representative Image ROTTERDAM- In Rotterdam, ships from around the world cruise...
Representative Image PARIS: The United Nations Educational,Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) launched the Global Assessment Report on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services by the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) on...
Representative Image AMSTERDAM: The city of Amsterdam, in an effort to curb air pollution, has announced a plan to ban all diesel and gasoline cars and motorbikes by 2030. Sharon Dijksma, Amsterdam Traffic...
Representative Image EDINBURGH: The Scottish city of Edinburgh plans to introduce some radical new reforms in a bid to reduce the air pollution levels of the city. Although the city does not mark exceptionally high...