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COP22: appel à l'accélération de l'accès aux financements prévus par l'Accord de Paris

27. July 2016 - 15:54
Source: Medias 24 - L'accélération de l'accès aux financements prévus par l'Accord de Paris sur le climat, sera l'un des enjeux majeurs de la Conférence des parties à la Convention-cadre des Nations-Unies sur les changements climatiques (COP22) à Marrakech en novembre prochain, a affirmé, mardi 26 juillet à Rabat, l'ambassadrice française pour le climat, Laurence Tubiana.

Créer un patrimoine glaciaire mondial

27. July 2016 - 15:54
Source: Radio Canada - Des chercheurs se mobilisent pour constituer un patrimoine mondial glaciaire avant que le réchauffement climatique le fasse disparaître.

[Maroc] Environnement: le Parlement ratifie l'accord de la COP21 de Paris

27. July 2016 - 15:54
Source: le360 - La chambre des Représentants a ratifié ce mardi en plénière l'accord de la COP21 de Paris. Le Maroc figure ainsi parmi les premiers pays du monde à avoir ratifié cet engagement historique.

Lutter contre le réchauffement climatique : deux innovations inspirées de la nature

27. July 2016 - 15:54
Source: My Science Work - Le prestigieux Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory a récemment organisé une session scientifique ouverte à tous dans un théâtre de San Francisco.

Les États-Unis s’attaqueront aux moteurs polluants

27. July 2016 - 15:54
Source: Le Devoir - L’Agence américaine de protection de l’environnement envisage de nouvelles normes

BLOG: The Promise and Perils of Linking Carbon Markets

27. July 2016 - 15:54
Source: Energy Collective -

Pika-boo: Climate change threatens remote habitat of tiny rabbit relative

27. July 2016 - 15:54
Source: CBC - A little-known mammal found only on the mountain tops of Alaska, Yukon and the Northwest Territories has been added to Canada's species at risk list as a species of special concern.

These forces are accelerating climate finance

27. July 2016 - 15:54
Source: GreenBiz - 2016 is a hot year for climate finance. Following the Paris Agreement in December and its ambitious pledges on clean energy and low-carbon investments, it is time for action and implementation

On first International Day, UNESCO calls for protection of mangrove ecosystems

27. July 2016 - 15:54
Source: UN News Centre - Mangroves are rare and vital ecosystems that help to protect coastlines and mitigate the effects of climate change, but their survival is being jeopardized, the United Nations cultural agency said today, calling for greater preservation efforts as the international community marks the first ever International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem.

Temperature in Kuwait hits 54 Celsius, sets possible record amid Middle East heatwave – UN

27. July 2016 - 15:54
Source: UN News Centre - The World Meteorological Organization (WMO), a United Nations specialized agency, will set up a committee to examine whether a 54 degrees Celsius temperature recently recorded in Kuwait, has set the new highest temperature for Asia, as well as for the entire Eastern hemisphere.

A world map of subsidies for renewable energy and fossil fuels

26. July 2016 - 15:59
Source: Financial Times - The extent to which fossil fuels and renewable energy sources enjoy public support through subsidy has become a highly charged subject in continuing discussions about how to curb climate change.

Weather disasters raise conflict risk in multi-ethnic nations: study

26. July 2016 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - Multi-ethnic nations are vulnerable to armed conflicts after weather disasters such as heatwaves and droughts in a trend that could worsen with global warming, scientists said on Monday.

Duterte: addressing climate change is ‘top priority’ for Philippines

26. July 2016 - 15:59
Source: Climate Home - Addressing the nation, Duterte softens position on reducing greenhouse gas emissions, but insists industrialization comes first

Rights of Indigenous Peoples ‘Critical’ to Combat Climate Change

26. July 2016 - 15:59
Source: IPS - No longer it is about restoring the legitimate rights of over 370 indigenous peoples spread across 70 countries worldwide, many of them living in dire situation, but now about their central, critical role in combating climate change.

China's coal peak hailed as turning point in climate change battle

26. July 2016 - 15:59
Source: Guardian - The global battle against climate change has passed a historic turning point with China’s huge coal burning finally having peaked, according to senior economists.

Sri Lanka prime minister: Mangroves curb climate threat

26. July 2016 - 15:59
Source: BBC - Sri Lanka's prime minister has said mangroves' ability to swiftly absorb carbon make the forests vital in the fight against climate change.

Solar Impulse completes historic round-the-world trip

26. July 2016 - 15:59
Source: BBC - The first round-the-world solar powered flight has been completed, after the Solar Impulse aircraft touched down in Abu Dhabi.

Mumbai, far interiors to bear brunt of climate change

26. July 2016 - 15:59
Source: Times of India - Maharashtra, including Mumbai, is set to get significantly warmer and wetter in the next few decades, according to projections by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), which could have profound implications for crop growth, water resources, and disease.

EPA clears path to regulate carbon emissions from U.S. aircraft

26. July 2016 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday paved the way for new curbs on emissions from passenger jets by ruling that greenhouse gases from airplanes endanger public health.

Clean Development Mechanism Model for Climate Action on the Ground

26. July 2016 - 15:59
Source: UNFCCC - As countries strive to increase action on the ground to address climate change, they can draw on the success of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), said the United Nations’ top climate change official, Patricia Espinosa.

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