Escalating climate change risks threaten cities globally. Urgent action for adaptation and mitigation is needed to ensure a sustainable future.
IRD publishes the second volume of the booklet “Science of sustainability, understanding, co-constructing, transforming”, comprising 42 fact sheets on the science of sustainable solutions.
If climate change must be tackled, then inequality must also be addressed, says Professor Jayati Ghosh, who taught economics at Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi for nearly 35 years. She stated this in an interview with Frontiers Science News.
The classroom innovation Health Project +1.5ºC is developed in the Cellular Biology subject and seeks to sensitize first-semester medical students, through actions against climate change and environmental pollution and its impact on human health.
The second ‘Open Science in the South’ symposium held in Cotonou, Benin Republic, in October 2022, was a great success and resulted in many recommendations.
At the International Association of Hydrological Sciences, IAHS, Bureau meeting last December, the new IAHS ‘Working Group on the History of Hydrology’ was established.
The International Seminar on Climate Change Education has been organized by the Office for Climate Education within IYBSSD.
Legislation on climate action is critical for the implementation of the 2015 Paris Agreement, and to bring down global temperatures to 1.5 degrees above pre-industrial levels.
The 10 New Insights in Climate Science responds to clear calls for policy guidance during this climate-critical decade.
The representation of women and young people in climate change negotiations has been in the spotlight for decades, as evidence continues to show they are most vulnerable to climate impacts.