Cities currently home to half-a-billion people will be swamped by rising sea levels, warn researchers.
Universities can provide researched information, HEC official says.
“It is clearer than ever that no political party is doing ... what would be needed to fulfil the Paris Agreement,” she says.
British PM urges rich nations to help developing countries grow their economies in green, sustainable way.
UN chief says findings are “an alarming appraisal of just how far off course we are” in meeting the Paris goals.
Floods have killed nearly 59,000 over the past 50 years and extreme temperatures have killed close to 56,000, report says.
The group is a network of climate activists who use civil disobedience to spotlight inaction over global warming.
With the world having failed to collectively act upon the warnings issued time and again, an apocalyptic scenario is at hand.
Asks officials to calculate the effects of the fires and make plans to reconstruct houses.
The globe averaged 16.73 degrees Celsius last month.
Average global temperature up by 1.1°C; further warming could mean in some places, people could die just from going outside.
"Only 640 million trees were planted across Pakistan since independence till 2013," regrets the premier.
The report will provide most comprehensive and up-to-date assessment yet of the state of Earth's climate.
Rising temperatures have spawned rare or novel weather phenomena, accompanied by new more-or-less scientific names.
Italian minister says one of the sticking points was phasing out coal power, which most countries wanted to achieve by 2025.
Experts say the number of heatwaves are only likely to rise in the Pacific Northwest, normally known for cool, rainy weather.
“The worst is yet to come, affecting our children’s and grandchildren’s lives much more than our own," report says.
Says millions of saplings could be planted every year under the scheme which would prove to be a valuable asset for the future.
British PM, UN official praise tree tsunami project; UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration to help create jobs.
“Climate change is not something in the distant future,” researcher says.
South Korea is seeking a bigger role in the global initiative to go green.
It is the latest in a series of large ice blocks to dislodge in a region acutely vulnerable to climate change.
New report estimates that by 2030 around 400m people would be living in poorly prepared cities.
In letter by John Kerry, SAPM on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam has been invited to be a distinguished speaker at the summit.
Copernicus Climate Change Service says during the year temperatures were on average 1.25°C higher than in pre-industrial times.
Pakistan has taken a bold step towards a coal-free future.
The commitments made in Paris in 2015 were “far from enough” to limit temperature rises to 1.5 degrees Celsius, he says.
While Trump has cast doubts on climate scientists and exited Paris Agreement, Biden has promised to do the opposite.
Excessive consumption has left little room in the world’s “carbon budget” for poorer countries to grow.
Since 1970 close to 70pc of wild animals, birds and fish have vanished, according to a WWF assessment.