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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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Online article
23.11.2018

Opinion | Yes, climate change is a humanitarian issue

The aid sector and its donors are already dealing with climate-related disasters. Let’s be ambassadors for climate action and tell the stories of what we confront every day.
Online article
22.8.2018

2018-2022, chaud devant !

En plus du changement climatique en cours, imputable aux activités humaines, la variabilité climatique naturelle va provoquer une phase anormalement chaude pour les quatre années à venir.
Online article
12.4.2018

Developing Countries Take Lead at Climate Change Agreement Signing | Inter Press Service

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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.
Web documentary
22.3.2018

The countries most likely to survive climate change

Of course, all of us will be affected in different ways. How will your country fare? The folks at Eco Experts put together a great infographic in June based on data from the Notre Dame Global Adaptation (ND-Gain) Index , an annual ranking of which...

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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...
Electronic document
20.11.2018

Radical Realism for Climate Justice : A Civil Society Response to the Challenge of Limiting Global Warming to 1.5°C / Edited by the Heinrich Böll Foundation

This publication with eight volumes shows, across a range of sectors, that a world of 1.5°C warming is possible – one in which the solutions to climate change are socially just and ecologically sound, respectful of human rights, Indigenous Peoples' rights and land tenure rights. While reducing...
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8.11.2018

S'adapter au changement climatique : Analyse critique des nouvelles politiques de gestion de l'environnement. Cas spécifiques de l'agriculture en Inde et du tourisme hivernal en Suisse / Johann Dupuis ; [sous la direction de Peter Knoepfel]

Depuis le début des années 2000, l’insuffisance des efforts politiques pour réduire drastiquement les émissions globales de gaz à effet de serre a conduit au renforcement d’un discours sur la nécessité de s’adapter au changement climatique. Particulièrement dans les régions vulnérables aux effets...

Politics and general pages

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.
Political article
12.1.2018

An impoverished Bangladesh forges ahead

This cash-strapped country, already being severely impacted by climate change, does not plan to wait for overdue climate payments from the North. Interview with Saleemul Huq, Climate and Development Researcher.
Political article
12.1.2018

Where misunderstandings abound

Development cooperation is expected to prevent migration and guard against terrorism. This is too short-sighted. An overdue clarification of the limits and possibilities of development cooperation.

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