Climate risks will be irreversible even if world manages to limital global warming to 1.5C says UNEP report- Technology News, Firstpost

Press Trust of IndiaNov 05, 2021 09:59:06 IST Even if the world limits warming to 1.5°C, many climate risks remain and will be irreversible, a latest UNEP report released on November 4 said, while warning that the gap between costs of adaptation and the current financial flow is widening. ‘The Adaptation Gap Report 2021: The … Read more

We The Change: Climate change is worsening flooding and India needs a better forecasting system- Technology News, Firstpost

Siddhartha SharmaOct 27, 2021 16:50:25 IST Editor’s Note: As COP26 looms, we are sharing articles authored by Indian youth leaders who have been selected as part of the United Nations India’s We The Change campaign. They are all working towards various Sustainable Development Goals as prescribed by the UN.  Flooding of the Brahmaputra has shaped the land in most of … Read more

We The Change: Climate change is accelerating floods and India needs enhanced forecasting to adapt- Technology News, Firstpost

Siddhartha SharmaOct 27, 2021 17:12:08 IST Editor’s Note: As COP26 looms, we are sharing articles authored by Indian youth leaders who have been selected as part of the United Nations India’s We The Change campaign. They are all working towards various Sustainable Development Goals as prescribed by the UN.  Flooding of the Brahmaputra has shaped the land in most of … Read more

COP26: Climate change tipping points are keeping scientists on their toes – Everything you need to know- Technology News, Firstpost

Agence France-PresseOct 26, 2021 14:24:44 IST Leaders may be going into the UN climate summit in Glasgow with the do-or-die goal of limiting global warming at 1.5 degrees Celsius, but breaching that cap is not what keeps scientists awake at night. The real disaster scenario begins with the triggering of invisible climate tripwires known as … Read more

48 countries most vulnerable to climate change effects laid out demands for richer nations ahead of COP26- Technology News, Firstpost

The Associated PressOct 22, 2021 11:10:27 IST A group comprising dozens of nations particularly vulnerable to the effects of global warming have laid out their key demands ahead of the upcoming UN climate summit in Glasgow. These include getting rich countries to commit to fulfill and step up their pledges of financial assistance to help … Read more