Environment

Humanitarian group calls for urgent help as Somalia drought threatens millions

Humanitarian group calls for urgent help as Somalia drought threatens millions

2.6M people in Somalia are affected by drought, says Save the Children

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Global climate strikes, environmental protests in October 2021
18.11.2021

Global climate strikes, environmental protests in October 2021

In run-up to COP26, activists gather in London to demand urgent end to financial support for fossil fuel project, activities

Environmental developments worldwide in October 2021
18.11.2021

Environmental developments worldwide in October 2021

UN Climate Change Conference, also known as COP26, begins in Glasgow with hope of new pledges on fighting climate change

India extends measures amid air pollution emergency in New Delhi
17.11.2021

India extends measures amid air pollution emergency in New Delhi

Amid air pollution crisis in capital, gov't extends closure of teaching institutions, remote working for civil servants

Over 1M species face threat of extinction: Global biodiversity body
15.11.2021

Over 1M species face threat of extinction: Global biodiversity body

International group dealing with threatened species says over 8,400 wild fauna, flora types acutely endangered, 30,000 vulnerable

COP26: Glasgow Climate Pact agreed despite last-minute change on coal use
13.11.2021

COP26: Glasgow Climate Pact agreed despite last-minute change on coal use

Delegates from 197 countries adopt final declaration of COP26, some expressing anger, disappointment in last-minute change from India