From job creation to clean energy, female African entrepreneurs can add millions of dollars to their economies and deliver positive social change if they are taken more seriously, experts said at British trade event on Monday.
The Dutch High Court ordered the government of the Netherlands to step up its fight against climate change and cut greenhouse gas emissions faster than planned.
Climate change is causing chaos in the Bering Sea, home to one of America’s largest fisheries, an example of how rising temperatures can rapidly change ecosystems important to the economy, U.S. federal government scientists said in a report.
Almost 37% of global land plant species are categorized as very rare, and these species are most at risk for extinction as the climate continues to change, according to new University of Arizona-led research.
Extreme floods in Venice, fires in Australia and even an outbreak of plague in China have been attributed to climate change this week, while researchers have warned that global warming could saddle future generations with life-long illness.
Italy’s Venice mayor prepared to declare the city a disaster zone after the second highest tide ever recorded flooded its historic basilica and left many of its squares and alleyways deep under water.