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.
Changing weather patterns and a lack of support from forestry departments mean the future is uncertain for nomadic pastoralists.
Policymakers must understand that urban floods are not discrete, bounded events and the impact is not limited to inundation.
Ice shelves serve as dams to prevent much of the continent’s snow and ice from flowing toward the ocean.
The Indian Meteorological Department has warned of more lightning in the next 48 hours.
A new documentary highlights the various issues that are undermining Pakistan’s fight for clean air.
Farmers in recent times have faced increasing aridity, more erratic rains, and unpredictable energy shortages.
With heat-trapping gas levels inching back towards normal, the brief pollution break will likely be a drop in the ocean.
“The average temperature for the 12 months to April 2020 is close to 1.3C above the pre-industrial level.”
The huge melt is due to warm temperatures as well as atmospheric circulation patterns.
Pakistan’s policies will have to be framed, communicated and implemented within the context of these threats.
With environment and climate risks topping the list, the next decade is being dubbed as “the decade of sustainability”.
US treasury secretary advises studying economics after Swedish teen demands an immediate halt to fossil fuel investment.
Swedish teenage activist says "basically nothing has been done" to fight climate change.
Climate activists march towards Davos carrying banners including “Let's ignore the Donalds and listen to the Gretas”.
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David Attenborough says Greta Thunberg has "aroused the world" about the urgency of reining in climate change.
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University report warns livelihood of small farmers vulnerable.
Pakistan has lost 9,989 lives and has suffered economic losses worth $3.8 billion from 1998 to 2018.
Women villagers have had to make drastic changes in the face of unpredictable weather patterns.