Category : Russia & C. Asia

01 May 2015

UN: Climate Vulnerable Forum urges for strengthening of 2C goal

The group of 20 states most vulnerable to climate change highlights risks posed by climate change as well as the recent uptake of low-carbon technology

13 Aug 2014

Oil companies driving ecological catastrophe in Russia

For decades, huge quantities of oil have been spilling from Russia’s pipelines—and the government is doing next to nothing to stop it.

21 Feb 2014

"Unprecedented" forest protection platform launched

A new tool that allows users to digitally track an array of forest-related data was released Thursday by the World Resources Institute.

11 Feb 2014

Olympians call for climate action amid warm temperatures in Sochi

Some of the world’s best athletes have seized upon this year’s unique circumstances to urge international action on climate change.