300 “Medina Bikes” were rolled out on the opening day of the UN Climate Change Conference in Marrakesh on 7 November, reviving a climate-friendly bike-riding lifestyle which has gradually lost ground among residents in the African city in recent years.
Luke Kemp –
Delegates were united in their defiance against the US President-elect at COP 22, but failed to come up with policies to further the fight against climate change, says Australian National University's Luke Kemp.
and Salaheddine Mezouar –
November 4 gives humanity cause to celebrate, but there is still work to be done before we halt climate change - and it must be done soon, says UNFCCC's Patricia Espinosa.
Ian Rae –
International leaders have just agreed to the phasing out of hydrofluorocarbons, potent greenhouse gases used as refrigerants and propellants. Ian Rae from the University of Melbourne outlines how this will happen, and what could come after.
No effort to address the migrant and refugee crisis will succeed unless it specifically targets the plight of the world’s rural poor, says International Fund for Agricultural Development president Kanayo F Nwanze.
The impact of electricity price increases on the competitiveness of selected mining sector and smelting value chains in South Africa project report investigates the relationship between South Africa's mining value ...