Chinese NGO wins prestigious communications award
A new communications award for climate change initiatives has been scooped by a Chinese NGO
Global Warming, Pollution and the Beijing Olympics
Climate Change and Crises and Disasters were the topics covered in the latest Reuters Foundation workshops in Beijing in partnership with Tsinghua University.
First Reuters Foundation Climate Change Reporting course
Reuters Foundation's first Climate Change workshop was held in London from June 11 to 15, in partnership with COM+, the Alliance for Communicators for Sustainable Development.
Opinion: Climate Change Continues, Impervious to Official Declarations
By Roberto SavioROME, Mar 15 2015 (IPS) - In this column, Roberto Savio, founder and president emeritus of the Inter Press Service (IPS) news agency and publisher of Other News, argues that while the governmental system says all the right things about acting to combat climate change, at the same time it is doing exactly the opposite.
Bahamas Builds Resilience Against a Surging Sea
By Desmond BrownNASSAU, May 29 2015 (IPS) - Small Island Developing States (SIDS), have championed the phrase "1.5 to stay alive", in demanding that global temperature increases be kept as far below 1.5 degrees C as possible to limit the anticipated devastating effects of climate change on the world's most vulnerable countries.
OP-ED: Climate Change Threatens the Wild Beauty of Small Islands
By Bradnee ChambersBONN, Jun 3 2014 (IPS) - Dr. Bradnee Chambers, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Environment Programme's Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals, describes ahead of World Environment Day (Jun. 5), how small island states are vulnerable to sea level rises and other effects of climate change.
Mexico Underlines Transformation in Global Climate Change Debate
By Alejandro EncinasBULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, Jun 1 2014 (IPS) Jun 1 2014 (IPS) - In this column, Alejandro Encinas, Senator in the Mexican Congress and International Vice President for the Americas of the Global Legislators Organisation (GLOBE), looks at the progress on climate change now being made worldwide.