#sea-level rise News

Joshimath residents forced from their damaged homes think a new hydroelectric plant is partly to blame for devastating subsidence.
Half of the world’s glaciers—frozen reservoirs holding three-quarters of the global water supply—could 'disappear' by the end of the century under 1.5C of warming, a study concludes.
With China facing pressure to pay countries for climate-related damage, non-financial contributions could help demonstrate leadership, experts say.
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The world suffered more record-breaking floods, droughts, typhoons, and heatwaves that caused widespread human and economic destruction. Scientists said climate change was largely to blame.
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#sea-level rise Opinion

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Indonesia risks losing its exclusive rights to all of the resources in and under the waters between its …
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Indigenous knowledge has helped guide Pacific Islanders’ resilience and adaptation to changing climates for centuries, but it is still often overlooked.
Climate-driven migration and shrinking animal habitats increase the risk that viruses and bacteria will jump from animal hosts to humans–just as SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19, likely did.
COP27 should be an opportunity for island nations to increase their bargaining power at international negotiations. These include Indonesia and other archipelagic nations trying to protect their fisheries from climate change.
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#sea-level rise Videos

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Do children ask the toughest questions? This World Oceans Day, we get renowned oceanographer Dr Sylvia Earle, founder of Mission Blue, to field questions from curious kids on the mysteries of the deep.
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Exclusive In this exclusive interview to mark Earth Day, Eco-Business speaks to Dr Sylvia Earle, oceanographer and founder of Mission Blue, who draws the link between our climate crisis and the health of our oceans.
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#sea-level rise Podcasts

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What's it like co-writing a 3,500 page report on the dangers of climate change with hundreds of scientists worldwide, over Zoom calls during a pandemic? Eco-Business speaks to authors from the Philippines, Malaysia and Singapore who were in the thick of the action.
The billion-dollar Gardens by the Bay project is built on 101 hectares of land in Marina Bay, the heart of Singapore's Central Business District.
Climate change is causing sea levels to rise at an alarming rate, and nowhere is more at risk than archipelagic Southeast Asia. Climate scientist Professor Benjamin Horton of the Earth Observatory of Singapore tells the Eco-Business Podcast about the risks of rising waters and what can be done to address the problem.
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