climate change

 
Climate becomes major Swedish election issue after wildfires
Climate becomes major Swedish election issue after wildfires
Sweden's wildfires and drought have caused the environment to become the second most important issue after migration for Swedes before the...
Extreme heat, wildfires and the cost of climate change
Extreme heat, wildfires and the cost of climate change
From water shortages to wildfires, the past 12 months have raised...
New Togo fishing port stokes coastal erosion fears
New Togo fishing port stokes coastal erosion fears
The fishing village of Agbekope and other seaside communities along Togo's coast have long lived with the consequences of erosion from the strong...
Here are three ways that cities can adapt to changing climates
Here are three ways that cities can adapt to changing climates
Cape Town’s “Day Zero” experience – the prospect of dam levels dropping dangerously low, taps running dry and water rations being distributed from public collection points – speaks powerfully to the urgency and complexity of climate change adaptation. ...
Africa’s youth, brimming with potential, must be nurtured
Africa’s youth, brimming with potential, must be nurtured
In the recent Fifa World Cup match between Nigeria and Croatia, the commentators repeatedly talked about the youthfulness of the Nigerian team and...
Environmental activism is not a whites-only issue
Environmental activism is not a whites-only issue
During a conference last year, I enthusiastically attended all the sessions, from good governance to peace and reconciliation, and human rights....
Property crisis looms due to sea level rise, experts warn
Property crisis looms due to sea level rise, experts warn
Along Florida's sun-splashed shorelines, home prices are on the rise, developers are busy building new complexes, and listings just blocks from the...
Resource scarcity, climate change linked to conflict and displacement
Resource scarcity, climate change linked to conflict and displacement
Governments around the world are engaged in a series of talks that could fundamentally alter how the movement of people across borders is managed....
Increasing our resilience to extreme weather and climate events
Increasing our resilience to extreme weather and climate events
As much as South Africa’s climate variations are characterised by severe spatial and temporal fluctuations in rainfall, with a record...
Mopane worms sound climate alert
Mopane worms sound climate alert
When the summer rains arrive in eastern Botswana, people travel for hours to the region and head into the mopane woodlands in search of the...

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