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With COVID-19 pandemic 'still accelerating', WHO appoints independent panel to review world's response
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With COVID-19 pandemic 'still accelerating', WHO appoints independent panel to review world's response

He said, "the greatest threat we face now is not the virus itself. Rather, it is the lack of leadership and solidarity at the global and national levels."

By 2024, there's a 70 percent chance of world exceeding 1.5-degree warming limit: UN
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By 2024, there's a 70 percent chance of world exceeding 1.5-degree warming limit: UN

Breaking the threshold may be seen as evidence that international efforts to curb climate change aren’t working.

Global warming has undone 6,500 years of worldwide cooling in the last 150 years
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Global warming has undone 6,500 years of worldwide cooling in the last 150 years

Accelerating greenhouse gases have contributed to global average temperatures that are now moving past one degree Celsius above the mid-19th century.

Countries need to work together to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere in order to avoid climate change
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Countries need to work together to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere in order to avoid climate change

A system needs to be devised where quotas are fairly allocated and countries that cannot fulfil their obligations allowed to trade with those who can remove CO2.

COP26 postponed till November 2021, will take place in Glasgow, Scotland says UN
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COP26 postponed till November 2021, will take place in Glasgow, Scotland says UN

Governments urged to boost renewable energy, conservation and other green measures as economies recover.

COP26, supposed to take place in Glasgow this year, has been postponed to 2021 because of coronavirus
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COP26, supposed to take place in Glasgow this year, has been postponed to 2021 because of coronavirus

Another summit on preserving threatened species, that would've taken place in China has also been pushed to next year.

The last ice age tells us why we need to care about the 2℃ change in temperature
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The last ice age tells us why we need to care about the 2℃ change in temperature

We should do our best to ensure governments meet their commitments to the Paris Accord and reduce emissions to zero by 2050.

German climate activists to join climate lawsuit to force government 'to do more'
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German climate activists to join climate lawsuit to force government 'to do more'

She said efforts of a government would be more impactful than those of individuals, they need to step up their efforts.

COP26 Glasgow will provide a global stage to exhibit Scotland's green innovation
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COP26 Glasgow will provide a global stage to exhibit Scotland's green innovation

COP25 did not end well, with everyone reflecting on its failure to set rules to create a carbon market between countries.

Rising eco-anxiety means we should address mental health alongside food security
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Rising eco-anxiety means we should address mental health alongside food security

We need to reframe eco-anxiety to emphasize hope in the midst of human tragedy, existential threats and climate catastrophe.

COP25 gets it upside down: Climate crisis calls for justice, management of the supply-side
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COP25 gets it upside down: Climate crisis calls for justice, management of the supply-side

For a fighting chance of halting global warming, the discourse must shift from commercial to scientific.

Putin: We don't know origins of climate change but it could be a disaster for Russia
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Putin: We don't know origins of climate change but it could be a disaster for Russia

He said Russia has abided by the Paris agreement, but major emitters of greenhouse gases are not part of the deal.

Climate action: Which countries are likely to meet their Paris Agreement targets
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Climate action: Which countries are likely to meet their Paris Agreement targets

China is the world’s largest installer of renewable energy and the largest consumer of coal.

COP25: Madrid climate meet shows discord at critical juncture
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COP25: Madrid climate meet shows discord at critical juncture

COP25 was important because it would set the ground for talks on climate change, global warming at COP26.

Climate crisis: Is there a Savitri to save the world from its climate catastrophe?
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Climate crisis: Is there a Savitri to save the world from its climate catastrophe?

With 17 percent of the world’s population, India's current emissions are seven percent of global emissions.

India manages to rank in the top 10 countries with higher climate performance: Report
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India manages to rank in the top 10 countries with higher climate performance: Report

Despite the ranking, experts said that govt doesn't have a plan to phase-out fossil fuel and reduce its dependence on coal.

Climate change: Increasing presence of peafowl across Kerala piques scientists’ interest
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Climate change: Increasing presence of peafowl across Kerala piques scientists’ interest

Across the state, peafowl are now being reported by birdwatchers from areas they were never spotted before. And according to a new study, this trend is likely to increase over the next few decades as Kerala grows progressively drier.

COP25: 'Pollution Pods' at Madrid climate conference give visitors a whiff of Delhi’s toxic air
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COP25: 'Pollution Pods' at Madrid climate conference give visitors a whiff of Delhi’s toxic air

The pods were fitted with safe fog-machines and perfume blends that imitated the air quality in some of the world's most polluted cities.

COP25 primer: Everything you should know about how we got here, where we're headed
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COP25 primer: Everything you should know about how we got here, where we're headed

COP25 is the final dialogue between parties since the Kyoto Protocol before the Paris Agreement goals are enacted, starting 2020.

EU admits that it will miss its targets for reducing greenhouse gases by 2030
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EU admits that it will miss its targets for reducing greenhouse gases by 2030

The 28-nation bloc is aiming to reduce 40 percent by 2030, some leaders called for the target to be raised.