Since the last ice age, deforestation has rapidly reduced the area of habitable land covered by forests due to urbanization and agricultural expansion.
The World Economic Forum is convening stakeholders with a role to play for global cities to have a chance of reaching the net zero carbon goal by 2030.
A new report by the Forest Declaration Assessment says that fulfilling the Paris Agreement won’t be possible without protecting indigenous land and people.
Scientists have improved the energy absorption of thin solar panels. What does this mean and how will it impact the solar photovoltaics market in future?
Cities are a key cause of climate change, but they can also be key to solving it.
The need for skills related to the green economy is rising, but reskilling and upskilling are required as demand for green talent is outstripping supply.
Nature-based climate solutions such as reforestation offer only temporary carbon storage. Misunderstanding this could lead to more emissions and warming.
The latest IPCC report of 2022 emphasizes the role of nature in addressing climate change. We can still meet climate targets if we completely transform the way we interact with Earth's re...
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Indiana has the worst statistics for rivers with Florida worst for lakes, says a new report released 50 years after the US passed the Clean Water Act.
Three-quarters of the Amazon rainforest is losing its ability to bounce back from repeated disturbances, mostly in regions near human activity or with less rainfall.
The Akure-Ofosu Forest Reserve was set up to protect Nigeria's rainforest, but fire and logging have destroyed 44% of primary forest cover in 20 years.
Communities in Colombia are replacing work that once relied on deforestation with businesses that protect and restore the Amazon rainforest - called the bioeconomy.
With the constant reminder of climate change, it can make us feel individually powerless. An expert explains how psychogeography can help change this.
High-tech maps can provide a clear picture of which species are most at threat and why, helping to track and protect those on the brink of extinction