Kim Yen White –
To solve land shortages, many Asian countries have encouraged "eco-burials" that involve the cremation process. But considering the environmental effects of cremation, the benefits may be short-term at best.
Joyce Coffee –
Just as climate change disproportionately affects the poor, efforts to reduce its toll must also focus more on this vulnerable group, says Joyce Coffee, managing director, Notre Dame Global Adaptation Index.
Stephen Minas –
The global community needs to act quickly on scaling up renewables and other technologies that enable climate resilience and mitigation, says Kings College London research fellow Stephen Minas.
Cuts to CSIRO climate jobs will see a reduction in effort on monitoring and measuring climate change, and an increase in efforts to do something about it. That's the most politically-sensible option, says Flinders University lecturer Peter Tangney.
The Philippines' promising economic outlook is being threatened by the adverse impacts of climate change. Being one of the most susceptible countries to changes in climatic conditions and natural disasters ...
Increasing food production is the main policy prescription for addressing food security, but this neglects the crucial importance of access and affordability for low-income urban residents. This according to the ...