Activist Greta Thunberg at Fridays for Future climate rally ahead of Germany's elections on Sunday says, "Voting only will not be enough. We must keep going into the streets."
UN General Assembly meeting convenes with leaders in attendance for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began.
Antonio Guterres' figure shatters temperature targets of Paris climate deal, which aimed for heating well below 2C and preferably capped at 1.5C above pre-industrial levels.
As the climate crisis deteriorates, the group warns that 'everything that we've done over those 50 years, we have to pull together now and deploy it into creating absolutely radical and deep change. Time is running out.'
A new report highlights the interconnection of global crises, from severe weather events to epidemics, and pushes for integrated solutions.
Opposition Labour party and its allies are widely expected to replace the ruling coalition of centre-right Prime Minister Erna Solberg in Monday's election, polls indicate.
With Tunisia facing both climate and economic crises, a group of women have started cooperatives and small businesses to protect the environment and create a sustainable livelihood.
Craig Hilton-Taylor, head of International Union for the Conservation of Nature Red List unit, says "red list" status of threatened species shows "we're on the cusp of the sixth extinction event [in the last 500 million years]" due to human activity.
Experts say extreme weather, combined with poor infrastructure which hasn't kept pace with population stretched New York to breaking point.
Seven of the costliest 10 climate disasters in past five decades occurred after 2005, with three of them in 2017, even as disasters kill far fewer people, UN report says.
In Russia’s coldest region of Yakutia, fires have burned through an area larger than Portugal, with 50 forest fires currently ablaze.
Children are uniquely vulnerable to climate change, which is proving to be devastating for their rights, the Children’s Climate Risk Index shows.
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