by Jeff Spross Posted on December 16, 2014
"The pledges made so far lead to earlier emission peaking in many countries, with 1-1.5 °C less total warming than without these policies, but not sufficient to meet the 2°C target."
by Jesse Vogel - Guest Contributor Posted on December 11, 2014 Updated: December 12, 2014
In the face of harassment and violence, Amazonian tribes are calling for protection of their homes and forests from fossil fuel development.
by Gwynne Taraska - Guest Contributor Posted on December 11, 2014
Isn't it time we all got along?
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 10, 2014 Updated: December 11, 2014
"States are not free to maintain or permit impunity for these grave crimes.”
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 10, 2014
The U.S.'s major contribution of $3 billion could be now be in jeopardy due to domestic politics.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 9, 2014 Updated: December 9, 2014
Previous estimates said developing countries would need to invest $70 to $100 billion per year through 2050. But a new U.N. report says it's more like $250 to $500 billion per year.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 9, 2014 Updated: December 9, 2014
Wars, violence, and weak health care infrastructure made it difficult for millions of children to live healthy lives.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 2, 2014 Updated: December 2, 2014
From Lima, Peru this year to Paris, France next year, climate talks for the post-2020 deal have entered their final stage.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on December 1, 2014
Since 2001, annual estimates of the newly infected have fallen by nearly 40 percent.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on November 19, 2014 Updated: November 20, 2014
The public health issues are myriad – and not always obvious, but defecating in the open isn't exactly the stuff of stuff of polite conversation.