Climate change

Climate change and the coastal peoples of Bangladesh

Submitted by admin on 21. May 2020 - 17:07

The story of Rahima and Kalam:
Climate change and the coastal peoples of Bangladesh

By IEF Member Zobayer Raihan
May 2020


When I met a local couple, Rahima and Kalam, on the banks of the Meghna River, the morning sun had just begun to spread its heat. Local boatman and passengers were starting their journeys to various destinations; traders were opening their shops near the landing platforms.

Climate Change Accelerating

Submitted by admin on 10. March 2020 - 22:01

UN study shows accelerating climate change on land, sea and in the atmosphere

World Meteorological Organization, 10 March 2020


A wide-ranging UN climate report, released on Tuesday, shows that climate change is having a major effect on all aspects of the environment, as well as on the health and wellbeing of the global population.

Global Oil Industry Meltdown

Submitted by admin on 12. February 2020 - 17:30

Government Agency Warns
Global Oil Industry Is on the Brink of a Meltdown

We are not running out of oil, but it's becoming uneconomical to exploit it—another reason we need to move to renewables as quickly as possible.

by Nafeez Ahmed
4 February 2020

It is 100 seconds to midnight

Submitted by admin on 25. January 2020 - 0:15

It is 100 seconds to midnight

2020 Doomsday Clock Statement
Science and Security Board
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists


To: Leaders and citizens of the world
Re: Closer than ever: It is 100 seconds to midnight
Date: 23 January 2020

Greta Thunberg’s Remarks at the Davos Economic Forum

Submitted by admin on 23. January 2020 - 22:25

Greta Thunberg’s Remarks at the Davos Economic Forum

22 January 2020
New York Times, reporting from the World Economic Forum in Davos


DAVOS, Switzerland — Greta Thunberg spoke here Tuesday afternoon at an event hosted by The New York Times and the World Economic Forum. Here is the full transcript of her remarks:

IPCC report on oceans and cryosphere

Submitted by admin on 25. September 2019 - 23:58

The IPCC report on oceans and cryosphere

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (SROCC)
IPCC Press Release 2019/31/PR 25 September 2019