Posts tagged 'Climate'

  • Forum Video

    Video: The future of coastal cities

    “The river used to be a dignified space… The villagers were on the river, it was the main communication… more

  • Forum Article

    Tackle climate change to stave off world hunger

    Food insecurity in the Sahel region of Africa has almost doubled in the space of a year, with a staggering 20 million… more

  • Forum Event

    Jim Yong Kim: Make 2014 the turning point on climate

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    How can businesses best fight climate change?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    Lessons from the Amazon

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    Press conference: All you need to know about Davos 2014

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    Book Review - The Bet: Paul Ehrlich, Julian Simon, and Our Gamble…

    The 60s was a decade of social revolution and cold war: of first world prosperity and third world famine. A decade of… more

  • Forum Article

    Renewable energy in the 21st century: a two-step plan

    Renewable energy is infinite and does not emit greenhouse gases. It also increases a country’s independence and… more

  • Forum Article

    Five facts about the world’s energy use

    The Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2014, released this week, aims to support the transition to… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Are you ready to make sacrifices for the climate?

    Over the past three to four years we’ve seen extreme weather events happening more frequently and more intensely in a… more

  • Forum Article

    Book review: The Climate Casino, by William Nordhaus

    The Climate Casino: Risk, Uncertainty, and Economics for a Warming World, by the economist William Nordhaus, provides a… more

  • Forum Video

    The terrible cost of our oceans' decline

    The world’s oceans are in trouble. In late September, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change reported that… more

  • Forum Article

    We must work together to feed a hungry planet

    Food security. Doing more with less. Feeding a world of nine billion. In the last five years, these terms have become… more

  • Forum Article

    Smarter thinking to keep our life-support system running

    Today is World Food Day, a day to focus on global food security. This year’s theme – Healthy People Depend on… more

  • Forum Article

    Why businesses are already acting on climate change

    The recently published IPCC report shows that there is an increasing understanding of the science of climate change and… more

  • Forum Article

    Few doubts about who is responsible for climate change

    The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), an intergovernmental panel which advises governments on climate… more

  • Forum Article

    Tackling climate change dismissal

    We live in strange times. The most comprehensive scientific assessment to date has announced that the evidence for… more

  • Forum Article

    How new satellite data can fight climate change

    As scientists meet in Stockholm this week to discuss the launch of the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report on the physical… more