France is in the middle of an unprecedented winter drought.
South America to incur heavy costs of climate impacts
Moody’s warns that South America’s economy is suffering from climate impacts and will only worse in the absence of new policies.
Less than half of extreme weather events are covered by insurance
Insurance struggles to keep up as extreme weather events increases.
Argentina’s historic drought
Argentina is currently going through the worst drought in 60 years.
Davos 2023: The climate and environmental crisis flagged as among the world’s top risks
WEF survey finds that the climate crisis among top global risks.
Future costs of emissions three times higher than assumed finds study
The US puts a dollar figure on the damage caused by carbon emissions, but new research finds it’s too low, meaning the benefits of reducing emissions are being underestimated.
The world is edging closer to climate tipping points
The Global Carbon Project (GCP) has released its annual report which does not offer positive reading. It found there is now a 50% risk that a key climate threshold will soon be reached.
UNICEF warns 27 million children at risk from climate fuelled floods
UNICEF warns millions of children worldwide are at risk from devastating floods.
Africa loses 34% of GDP at 1.5° warming, ‘grim’ new report concludes
Report to COP 27 finds that, even at 1.5°, climate change absolutely devastates most of the countries in Africa.
The weather turns unpredictable as unseasonal heat sets of wildfires in Spain
Wildfires sets off in Spain due to autumn extreme hot temperatures.