Why climate-change 'loss and damage' will be a hot topic at COP27
With warming-driven disasters hitting the poor harder, pressure is growing for new sources of global funding to repair the harm
Iraq's political stalemate pushes climate action to backseat
A political crisis has left Iraq without a functional government and unable to act on worsening climate change impacts
Millions at risk as COVID-19 and Ukraine war threaten HIV/AIDS gains
Progress in cutting global infections is slowing and backsliding in some regions, said UNAIDS
OPINION: Ukraine response shows what’s possible for world’s most neglected
The glaring gap between the response to the Ukraine crisis and the meagre support offered to many of the world’s neglected crises is undeniable
OPINION: Food crisis promises a global wave of unrest
As soaring food and fuel prices push many to the edge, many take to the streets to ask their governments why they can’t do more to protect them
Besides Britain, which nations send asylum seekers overseas?
The UK’s plan to send asylum seekers to Rwanda is not the first of its kind. From Israel to Australia, several countries have used offshoring policies for refugees and migrants
Disappointing U.N. climate talks leave 'huge task' for COP27 Egypt summit
Developing countries were especially upset by a lack of concrete progress on setting up a fund to help them deal with rising losses and damage driven by climate change
Uganda chiefs fight to save 'sacred' shea trees felled for fuel
Northern Uganda's revered shea trees are under threat from climate change and illegal loggers who turn the wood into charcoal and sell the fuel for use in cooking
Vulnerable nations demand funding for climate losses, fearing UN 'talk shop'
Developing countries are losing wealth as they are hit by extreme weather and rising seas, says V20, amid calls for a new fund to direct money to repair the damage fast
Bangladesh's historic coastal mosques feel climate change's bite
Worsening climate-change-driven heat, heavy rainfall and storm surges threaten Bangladesh's coastal mosques. What needs to be done to protect them?