Fridays for Future: The #Climatestrike movement comes of age

By: DW Tens of thousands of people turned out in Berlin for the global protest movement du jour. But as the climate protection demonstrations get more professional, will they lose their soul? DW's Jefferson Chase...

Time to Panic

Fuente: The Newyork Times The planet is getting warmer in catastrophic ways. And fear may be the only thing that saves us. The age of climate panic is here. Last summer, a heat wave baked the entire...

Guterres underlines climate action urgency, as UN weather agency confirms record global warming

Fuente: Un News  His reaction on Wednesday came after WMO issued a report confirming that 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 were the four warmest years recorded to date. The analysis, based on the monitoring performed...

Wetlands: The key to coping with climate change

Font: Ramsar Wetlands are a natural solution The frequency of disasters worldwide has more than doubled in just 35 years, and 90% of these disasters are water-related. Even more extreme weather is predicted going forward. Wetlands...

Regional agreement on acces to information, public participation and justice in eviromental matters in...

The Parties to the present Agreement. Recalling the adoption, at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2012, of the Declaration on the application of Principle 10 of...

Amazonian indigenous leader responds to Bolsonaro’s speech at Davos

Font: COICA José Gregorio Mirabal General Coordinator of COICA The world's economic and political elite in Davos should not be distracted by President Bolsonaro's efforts to calm investors interested in investing in Brazil. Mr. Bolsonaro's attack on the peoples and...

UN expert issues new guiding principles on economic reforms and human rights

GENEVA (21 January 2019) – Human rights must be an integral component of policymaking to ensure economic reforms help advance societies, rather than hinder people’s lives, an independent expert appointed by the Human Rights...