Dec 13, 2016

Small countries most vulnerable to warming climate: IMF

The world’s smallest countries are highly vulnerable to climate change and should work to adapt as sea levels rise and storms grow more frequent, according to an IMF report released Monday. However, the needs of such states — those with the lowest populations and ...

Large cities key to achieving climate goals

Dec 10, 2016

Large cities key to achieving climate goals

The world’s big cities must collectively cut their carbon footprint by nearly half within a decade if global climate goals are to be met, according to an analysis unveiled on Dec. 1. Without aggressive measures by cities, the 196-nation Paris Agreement to curtail global ...