Andrew King and Ben Henley
and David Karoly –
Global warming of 2°C, the higher of the two Paris targets, would see current record-breaking temperatures become the norm in the future, potentially bringing heatwaves to both land and sea.
Omair Ahmad –
The core problems driving climate change are not going to disappear, but both the sense of danger and a strategy based on hope for peaceful change, are necessary to create a better world.
and Tien Shiao, Morgan Gillespy, Kari Vigerstol and Alexis Morgan –
Water-related business risks are becoming more and more apparent. Here is how the private sector can become better stewards of this natural resource, explains WRI researchers.
Developing countries stand in the frontlines of climate impacts, yet in a meeting that seeks to approve US$855 million in climate finance, not one least developing country is given the chance to lead in proposing where the dollar goes.
Floods and natural disasters across Asia-Pacific are worrisome threats to the region's communities and economies. UN ESCAP executive secretary Shamshad Akhtar outlines ways the region can build resilience to extreme weather events.
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 ...