Agricultural and labor productivity along with GDPs will fall by significant amounts if global warming continues unabated.
Lifting restrictions would allow more green vehicles into the commercial vehicles segment: Report.
The disparity in gender at the COP24 was only a marginal improvement from a decade ago.
Nations managed a consensus on the “timely completion” of the IPCC report, but not its conclusions.
Paris climate treaty: Over 190 states agree on milestone rulebook; COP24 chief says 'its been a long road'
Despite the agreement, states already dealing with devastating floods, droughts and extreme weather made worse by climate change said the package agreed in the mining city of Katowice lacked the bold ambition to cut emissions the world needed.
COP24: Civil society groups term Katowice draft 'weak'; developing nations demand more funds to fight climate change
Civil society organisations from India as well as other countries have dubbed the draft rulebook released at COP24, UN Conference on Climate Change, in Katowice, Poland, as weak and inadequate to fight the challenges that the world faces
Climate change talks: COP24 fails to adopt key report as US pitches fossil fuels, India and Australia keep mum
The US, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Russia tried to downplay the landmark IPCC report
While UN Chief will have no direct role in the negotiations, his presence was expected to help nudge the talks towards a positive conclusion
Developing nations insist burden of climate change mitigation can't be equally placed on all countries.
The demonstrators in yellow jackets have rallied around one particular government policy: a looming hike in fuel taxes in France.
Among pleas made for climate action plans, small islands facing the threat of oblivion express concerns.
Poorer countries want assurances of financial support to take steps & address climate change.
India needs to double down on goals to increase tree cover, but that may still not be enough.
Decisions on crunch issues, include financial aid for poor countries, are expected next week.
Climate finance needs ambitious targets to ensure justice for poorer nations & future generations: Paper.
India had also promised that it would reduce the emission intensity of the GDP by about 35 percent in 2030.
COP24 in Kotowice: Nations pressed to tackle 'urgent' threat of climate change at UN summit, declare Paris Agreement 'irreversible'
With the direst environmental warnings yet still ringing in their ears, nations gathered in Poland Sunday for a UN summit aimed at heading off the "urgent threat" of runaway climate change. The UN talks come at a crucial juncture in mankind's response to planetary warming.
One of the COP24's aims is to find practical and local solutions for how countries can lower emissions.
The smaller, poorer nations, that will bare its devastating brunt at the Katowice summit, are pushing for richer states to make good on the promises they made in the 2015 Paris agreement.