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Online article
20.12.2018

“Nowhere to go” on the front lines of climate change

Vanishing land, climate migrants, and a warming world: Vulnerable communities grapple with climate threats while the cost of coping soars

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Online article
20.12.2018

“Nowhere to go” on the front lines of climate change

Vanishing land, climate migrants, and a warming world: Vulnerable communities grapple with climate threats while the cost of coping soars
Online article
19.12.2018

What to do about climate change? Ask women – they have the most to lose

Women are hit hardest by a warming world. So why so little agreement at COP24 and elsewhere that gender and climate policies must be linked?
Online article
10.12.2018

UN climate finance rules 'dragging' amid fight over who reports what

Developing countries want to know how much aid is coming; rich countries worry about 'constitutional constraints', at Cop24 climate talks in Katowice

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22.3.2018

Jack Black and Lil Bub Help Save the World...Again! #EarthToMarrakech

Help Jack Black and Lil Bub send an urgent message to world leaders that the time to put their climate commitments into action is now! Join Our Global Coalition to Help Save the World: http://EarthTo.org | #EarthToMarrakech
Web documentary
22.3.2018

Climate Get the Big Picture

This guide seeks to provide a starting point for newcomers to help them see the ‘big picture’ of the United Nations (UN) climate change regime, which is at the forefront of international action to combat climate change with its three major legal...
Web documentary
22.3.2018

Six graphics that explain climate change

A breakthrough deal to attempt to limit global temperature rises was agreed at a conference of world nations in December 2015. These charts from the time show how and why the Earth’s climate is changing.

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Article
19.12.2018

Sustainable Development Goals / Gertrude Eigelsreiter-Jashari... [et al.]

2015 haben 193 UN-Mitgliedsstaaten die Agenda 2030 mit den 17 Zielen für nachhaltige Entwicklung – die sogenannten Sustainable Development Goals, kurz SDGs – beschlossen. 17 Ziele, die auffordern, beispielsweise Armut und Hunger zu beenden, Geschlechtergerechtigkeit zu verwirklichen und Massnahmen...
Electronic document
5.12.2018

Klimagipfel COP24 in Polen / Sven Harmeling... [et al.]

Die polnische Regierung porträtiert Katowice, den Austragungsort des Klimagipfels COP 24, als ein Beispiel des Wandels: weg von einer Schwerindustrie- und Kohleregion hin zu einem internationalen Kulturzentrum mit Nachhaltigkeitsanspruch. Die COP 24 wird diesem Anspruch nur gerecht, wenn sie den...

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Article as analysis
10.12.2018

Climate policy in the slow lane

The COP 24 climate summit in Katowice, Poland is expected to approve the regulatory framework for implementing the Paris Climate Change Agreement. A herculean task with an uncertain outcome. Meanwhile, major policy issues remain unresolved.
Political article
12.10.2018

A summer as an object lesson

Summer 2018. Heat, drought, millions in damage. Extremes of climate in the northern hemisphere. It could, it must be the turning point in the perception of climate change. Even in Switzerland.
Press release
23.4.2018

Climate stress test for the Swiss financial centre

The Swiss National Bank’s investments contribute to a catastrophic temperature rise of 4-6 degrees. On the occasion of the General Assembly on 27 April, the Climate Alliance calls for a climate stress test and publishes concrete recommendations.

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