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On road to resilience 13.12.2016 Downtoearth
Systematically improving micro-climate at a local level and not depending on global processes could help create a climate-resilient society
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Mountain people in the throes of great changes 9.12.2016 Downtoearth
To secure the existence of highland people, we need to create sustainable economic avenues
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Sinking feeling in the face of global warming 9.12.2016 Downtoearth
If global warming exceeds 2⁰C by 2100, about 80 per cent of global coastline could see a 6-ft rise in sea levels
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Nitrogen pollution: the forgotten element of climate change 6.12.2016 Downtoearth
Nitrogen emissions such as ammonia, nitrogen oxide and nitrous oxides contribute to particulate matter and acid rain
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Farmer groups raise concerns about solutions proposed at COP 22 2.12.2016 Downtoearth
The impacts of climate change on agriculture will continue to have significant implications for rural development, sustainable development and food security
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Climate change impact: Morocco counts on renewable energy to reduce CO2 emission 24.11.2016 Downtoearth
While this African country is heavily investing in solar and wind projects, fossil fuel still dominates the energy scenario
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IEA report recommends radical near-term reductions in energy sector CO2 emissions 22.11.2016 Downtoearth
Over the coming decades, the demand for oil will be generated from freight, aviation and petrochemicals sectors where alternatives are scarce
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Need to restore 10 million hectares a year to prevent desertification in Africa 22.11.2016 Downtoearth
The Food and Agriculture Organization presented a map of restoration potential along Africa's Great Green Wall
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Climate talks: what is at stake in agriculture sector 21.11.2016 Downtoearth
Issues, which are being discussed under the agriculture sector, will have long-term impacts on various countries, particularly the vulnerable ones
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Notable agriculture initiatives discussed at COP 22 21.11.2016 Downtoearth
Although the progress on adapting agriculture to climate change has been slow, the latest climate conference saw discussions on major initiatives in the sector
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Climate smart agriculture proposed at COP 22 raises concerns 18.11.2016 Downtoearth
Climate smart agriculture has not been defined, giving way for industrial agriculture to be promoted under its name
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Africa presents united front and calls for action at COP22 14.11.2016 Downtoearth
Africa's key priority is to ensure that global ambitions are in line with the continent’s development goals
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COP22: India focuses on afforestation and sustainable transport 11.11.2016 Downtoearth
The India Pavilion at COP22 saw three side-events on afforestation, REDD+ and sustainable transport
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2011-2015: mighty hot five-year period 11.11.2016 Downtoearth
A study by the World Meteorological Organization analyses this five-year period for a better understanding of multi-year warming trends and extreme events
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Mr Trump, please don’t set a bad precedent 9.11.2016 Downtoearth
Despite the signs of climate change, Donald Trump administration can derail the modest progress that the US has made towards tackling it
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Action on water and climate needed for Paris goals and climate justice 9.11.2016 Downtoearth
Water is critical for successful climate change mitigation, as efforts to reduce GHG emissions depend on access to water resources
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This Bangladeshi woman can tell you why the latest round of climate talks matter 8.11.2016 Downtoearth
Those who have lost much due to environmental disasters would want the Paris agreement to be a success
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India Pavilion at COP22 inaugurated 8.11.2016 Downtoearth
The Enviroment Minister underlined the need to spread climate change awareness and the importance of collective action
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Urban trees can tackle pollution, heat waves 3.11.2016 Downtoearth
A report points out trees and other types of vegetation, when planted along a city street or grown in a park or residential yard, provide multiple benefits to people
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Species speed up adaptation to beat effects of warmer oceans 26.10.2016 Downtoearth
Species threatened by climate change may find ways to adapt far quicker than through changes in DNA
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