Environment & Climate Change

Young people can be saviours in dealing with climate change

COVID, natural hazards and climate crisis in Asia and the Pacific expand ‘riskcape’

Addressing climate risks in the agricultural sector: How can the insurance industry help?

Resilience in a riskier world

Bangladesh children at ‘extremely high risk’ from climate crisis

We must urgently prioritise adaptation to address the climate emergency

How these professionals turned their passion for the environment into an organic produce business

Latest IPCC climate report shows time is running out to save the planet

Climate Change 2021: the Physical Science Basis, the Working Group I contribution to the Sixth Assessment Report

1.5°C warming in next 10-20 years, world fails to meet key climate goal: IPCC

How indigenous knowledge can help prevent environmental crises

Extreme weather: How is it connected to climate change?

6 key takeaways from the UN’s new climate change report

Climate change: Low-income countries ‘can’t keep up’ with impacts

Sea Sponge Farming: A choice for growing water temperatures and dwindling coastal incomes

‘There is still time to reverse the climate crisis’

Indigenous Peoples Increasingly Engaging in Climate Action

Pandemic and climate change: The search for new models of sustainable development

Study: Record-shattering heatwaves caused by pace of warming

Critical measures of global heating reaching tipping point, study finds

Climate change a big obstacle to increasing tiger population

Conflict, COVID, climate crisis, likely to fuel acute food insecurity in 23 ‘hunger hotspots’

OPINION: Why our broken food system is overshooting the Earth’s planetary boundaries

OP-ED: Who now doubts climate change?

Sink or swim: Can island states survive the climate crisis?

In Bangladesh, musicians sing songs of loss and longing caused by climate change

Climate emergency: Tipping points are already here, scientists warn

COP26: What is the UN climate conference in Glasgow and why is it so important?

Pandemic and climate change: The search for new models of sustainable development

‘S&T strengthens transfarming vs climate change’

To build a resilient world, we must go circular. Here’s how to do it

Sustainable Agriculture: What we know and how to scale up

Glimpse of the year 2050 in the summer of 2021

Climate change impacts in Asia are essentially a water story

Our climate change turning point is right here, right now

Cyclone prediction and preparedness by coastal communities in Bangladesh

Vulnerable countries take the lead in tackling climate change

Time running out for countries on climate crisis front line

Climate change is everything

Climate litigation as a tool to tackle global warming

Addressing the biodiversity and climate crises to mitigate pandemics

Asian, tropical coastlines most vulnerable to rising seas: Study

Climate change: ‘Last refuge’ for polar bears is vulnerable to warming

From vulnerability to resilience to prosperity

Is a global goal on adaptation possible?

Fighting hunger needs fighting climate change

How to Feed Ourselves

On climate change frontline, indigenous provide pointers to save planet

New report shows why fighting climate change and nature loss must be interlinked

Here’s how governments can reduce the impacts of Asia’s devastating flash floods

Climate refugees – the world’s forgotten victims

Asia needs bold action on climate change

From gender inequality to climate change

Restoring nature ‘the test of our generation’: UN General Assembly President

Turning to sustainable global business: 5 things to know about the circular economy

Indonesia’s Climate Villages Where Communities Work Together to Mitigate Climate Change

Managing Cyclones in Bangladesh: A success story but no room for being complacent

Saving environment: How a couple turned barren land into mini forest in Tamil Nadu

Climate Change, Water And Food Security And Human Health

Mother’s Parliament

5 things we can do in 2021 that will protect the ocean and change lives

Making Peace With Nature

Cycling rice and shrimp farming in Vietnam important for food security: Scientists’ findings important for Mekong Delta farmers

India’s Grandmothers Harvest New Social Status from Climate-Smart Farming

Rich countries must pay for climate loss and damage

Why saving the Sundarbans is so urgent

Incorporation of blue economy action plan in the 8th five-year plan

Rural development: No snapshot prescription works

COP25: The case for a sincere investment in loss and damage

The Mekong Delta: an unsettling portrait of coastal collapse

Youth engagement in achieving the SDGs

COP25: Climate crisis has reached the point of no return

National Adaptation Plan for medium and long term climate change adaptation investment

Vietnam needs to act in Mekong Delta as land sinking, seas rising: experts

Farmers earn higher incomes from coldwater fish

Regional Joint Project on Partnership for a Green Economy

Achieving SDGs – Challenges Ahead

The Impact of Climate Change on People Living in Poverty

Symposium to help safeguard Fiji’s fruit industry

PH proposes setting up of marine protected areas’ network in SEA

New fruit varieties

Mindless Felling of Trees

Climate Change Puts Poorest Nations at Risk

Disasters cost billions in agricultural losses, poor farmers bear brunt – UN report

Nepal’s female masons dig deep to lay foundations for change and renewal.

Global Climate Risk Index 2018

Traditional Planting of Fruit Trees Promotes Animal Diversity in the Mala

New initiatives reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the Philippines

Land Issues for Climate Resilient Informal Settlements

Campaign To Promote Sustainable Management Of Fiji’s Land And Forests Launched

The Learning Garden: seeding the city’s future conservationists

Quảng Nam to launch bamboo conservation project

Thermal plants threatened by their own waste

Experts warn about environmental pollution’s impacts on GDP growth

New index for VN climate resilience

Bangladesh’s ‘green wall’ fights global climate change

Students should raise voice against climate change

Challenges ahead for Bangladesh

Factors Destroying the Environment in Afghanistan

Air Pollution – A Critical Issue in Afghanistan

Afghanistan: UN report finds settling water disputes key to economic growth, avoiding conflict

Building resilience to climate change in Laos

Indonesia forest fire brings back thick haze in Malaysia

Climate change: Malaysia takes lead in cutting carbon

Heat wave sweeping Southeast Asia hits Myanmar

2016 World Giving Index shows Myanmar is most generous nation

Myanmar’s environmental administration facing challenges – needs assessment carried out with Finland’s support

Meet the people determined to save the elephants of Laos

Lao PDR launches climate change action plan with UNDP

The Scientist Who Cracked Iran Has a Plan for Climate Change

This is what climate change is doing to Iran

Haze from Indonesian fires may have killed more than 100,000 people – study

El Nino causing food shortage in Indonesia’s West Timor

Why are we still losing so much rainforest in Indonesia? A hypothesis

Invisible foe in air kills 600,000 in a year

India’s waste management problems are piling up

India to ratify Paris climate change agreement at UN

Saarc Summit: Nepal urges to create a conducive environment

Pakistan’s Ticking Time Bomb: Climate Change

Pakistan’s plan for tackling deforestation: A billion trees

Temperature on the rise in different cities

New Philippine minister says open-pit mining is “madness”

Deforestation Now Urgent Concern in Post-War Sri Lanka

Tourist boom threatens Sri Lanka’s golden beaches

Sri Lanka prime minister: Mangroves curb climate threat

Tourism + Climate Change = Famous Thai Islands Closed

Fiji Has Already Experienced Climate Change Once

Thailand: Air quality levels in Chiang Mai reaches unhealthy levels

Rising seas puts Vietnam in climate change ‘bull’s-eye’

The Company Behind Vietnam’s Largest Environmental Disaster

Hanoi’s persistent air pollution reaches hazardous level

Fiji’s Climate Story Is Bigger Than Winston

Environment minister warns litter bugs

Thai elephant attack puts spotlight on abuses in animal tourism trade

‘I was born and bred in Fiji, and I’ve never seen a cyclone like this’

What Caused the Massive Flooding in Pakistan?

Laos counts the cost of climate change: record floods, drought and landslides

Dianmu slams Vietnam and Laos after dumping foot of rain on China

Much-anticipated monsoon may not solve India’s drought crisis

Cyclone Winston: Fears for isolated Fiji communities as death toll jumps

Officials mull waste management policies in Phuket

Sea-beach jhau trees being devoured for erosion

TN government is building structures that are destroying Kovalam beach

Coastal Protection and Tourism in India

KK Mayor laments polluted city beaches, citizens’ attitudes

Environmental pollution a big problem for Terengganu’s islands

Boracay: On the edge of disaster

‘Butanding’ now an endangered species

Trouble in paradise: Thailand and the expatriate experience

Fighting Thailand’s drought with biodiversity