Activist Greta Thunberg says COP26 was a greenwash campaign for business leaders, politicians- Technology News, Firstpost

The New York TimesNov 05, 2021 14:03:39 IST The United Nations climate conference in Scotland has become a venue for world leaders and business executives to pretend they are taking action on climate change without following through, climate activist Greta Thunberg said Thursday. Speaking on the sidelines of the summit meeting, known as COP26, the … Read more

COP26: Five takeaways from the first day of the biggest climate summit that you need to know- Technology News, Firstpost

The New York TimesNov 05, 2021 13:56:07 IST Presidents and prime ministers have left town. Now the hard work starts, with diplomats hunkering down in a cavernous tent complex at the UN climate talks here for the next week and a half, trying to hammer out deals to cut planet-warming emissions. More nations than ever … Read more

We The Change: We need to invest in our future by protecting and conserving our water bodies- Technology News, Firstpost

Sneha ShahiNov 03, 2021 23:22:13 IST Water scarcity and drought plagues more than 42 percent of India’. With climate change, there is a high variability in rainfall leading to some areas getting flooded while others face drought like conditions or have to deal with polluted water. We are also aware of the toxic white foam that forms on … Read more

We The Change: We need to restore the planet while creating sustainable livelihoods for people- Technology News, Firstpost

Sanju SomanOct 28, 2021 12:29:10 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. The foundation of humanity’s survival is … 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