Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

Looking at climate change from the lens of international security

A milestone report by the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has warned the global community of the expository risks our planet faces, if international stakeholders fail to portray environmental protectionism front and centre in their policy programmes.

August 26, 2021
August 26, 2021

Climate Catastrophe on the Horizon

Some of the damage due to climate change will be irreversible for centuries.

October 15, 2018
October 15, 2018

Looking at climate change from the lens of international security

A milestone report by the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has warned the global community of the expository risks our planet faces, if international stakeholders fail to portray environmental protectionism front and centre in their policy programmes.

March 16, 2018
March 16, 2018

Bangabandhu Chair inaugurated at AIT

The first-ever Bangabandhu Chair was inaugurated yesterday at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Bangkok to promote research on “Sustainable and Integrated Smart Energy Modelling” in the context of Bangladesh and other developing countries.

October 28, 2015
October 28, 2015

THE PARIS AGREEMENT ON CLIMATE CHANGE - WHAT CAN WE EXPECT?

However, what is still to be agreed upon is how the $50 billion for adaptation is to be delivered with the GCF being unable to deliver any money yet, and in an even more troubling move, are offering loans instead of grants to vulnerable developing countries for adaptation projects.

September 9, 2015
September 9, 2015

Who will suffer most from climate change?

A few years ago, Melinda and I visited with a group of rice farmers in Bihar, India, one of the most flood-prone regions of the country.

May 30, 2015
May 30, 2015

SILOS OR PUZZLE?

Over the last decade, Bangladesh has spent over half-a-billion US dollars on hundreds of projects to tackle climate change.

May 26, 2015
May 26, 2015

Looming conflicts over water

The inability to access water due to deniability by another nation could potentially lead to conflict. Regional cooperation can lead to better planning and coming to terms on a pricing mechanism on water must become a priority issue for policymakers of countries in our region.