November 12, 2021
November 12, 2021

Impacts will be ‘irreversible’

More than 200 scientists told the COP26 summit yesterday to take immediate action to halt global warming, warning in an open letter that some climate change impacts were “irreversible” for generations.

November 11, 2021
November 11, 2021

US, China unveil surprise climate agreement

The United States and China, the world's two largest emitters of carbon dioxide, unveiled a deal to ramp up cooperation tackling climate change, including by cutting methane emissions, phasing out coal consumption and protecting forests.

November 10, 2021
November 10, 2021

UK announces £120m to support climate action in Bangladesh

COP26 President Alok Sharma has announced £120 million to support climate action in Bangladesh.

November 10, 2021
November 10, 2021

Final Week of Cop26: Pay up

Poor nations are pressuring their wealthy counterparts at the UN climate summit to pay up for the mounting damage being caused by global warming, pointing to increasing powerful storms, cyclones, droughts and floods afflicting their people.

November 9, 2021
November 9, 2021

Bangladesh a role model in reducing risks induced by climate change: Hasan

Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud has said that Bangladesh is now a role model in reducing the risks induced by climate change.

November 8, 2021
November 8, 2021

COP26 talks move towards climate finance, poor nations count cost

Former US President Barack Obama on Monday lent his backing to appeals for more help from those on the frontline of global warming, as developing and rich nations engage to try to end years of deadlock over cash for climate change.

November 8, 2021
November 8, 2021

Climate Summit 2021: Chasm opens between words and action

COP26’s first week saw keynote pledges to end deforestation, phase out coal, and mobilise trillions for green investment. But observers say there is a gulf between host Britain’s proclamations and the emissions cuts that must be achieved.

November 6, 2021
November 6, 2021

Climate summit 2021: If not now, when?

Thousands of young people marched through the streets of Glasgow yesterday to protest a lack of climate action with a clear message to negotiators at the COP26 summit: “If not now, when?” 

November 5, 2021
November 5, 2021

Young activists to take over UN climate summit for a day

Activists will take over the UN climate summit in Scotland on Friday, capping off a week of dizzying government speeches and pledges with a student march, youth-led presentations, and a giant iceberg shipped from Greenland to Glasgow's River Clyde to dramatize the plight of the Arctic.

November 4, 2021
November 4, 2021

Tackling climate change: Mujib Climate Prosperity Plan to be implemented in 2030, says Saima Wazed

‘Mujib Climate Prosperity Plan’ which has been presented at the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) will be implemented in 2030 and it needs local and foreign funds.