Two UN experts outline five recommendations for how governments and the UN can change their approach to internal displacement.
Keeping global warming below 1.5C is still achievable, writes Christiana Figueres, and carbon offsets are a necessary part of the mix.
Climate risks are back on top of the list after a year of heatwaves, wildfires, floods, and freezes. At the same time, cyber risks are becoming more serious.
Mumbai launched its first Climate Action Plan to bring together different arms of the administration to try to fast-track solutions against climate change and flooding.
From flooding to heatwaves, the world is feeling the effects of global warming as extreme weather events become increasingly common. So how can we prepare?
After huge progress on the disease, malaria cases in Papua New Guinea have increased more than tenfold in five years. But eliminating it is still possible
After the Paris Climate agreement of 2015, Svein Tore Holsether sharpened his focus on decarbonizing food value chains. On Meet The Leader, he explains how this shift is changing the comp...
On World Mosquito Day, communicable diseases experts explain 3 things you need to know about the 3,500 mosquito species - and how you can protect yourself.
Humanitarian workers are committed to protecting people in the most dangerous places on Earth, including civil war and conflict, often paying the ultimate sacrifice.
The deadly combination of extreme heat and drought has resulted in wildfires across Southern Europe forcing thousands to evacuate their homes.
European governments need to be better prepared for wildfires, flooding and extreme weather, says Birgitte Bischoff Ebbesen, Europe director for the IFRC.
Effective public/private collaboration can help nations become cyber resilient. CISOs must also hone skills to tackle the rising threat of cyber attacks.
The United Nations has announced it has recognized a new record-high temperature of 18.3°C or 64.9°F set at Argentina's Esperanza base on February 06, 2020.
The COVID-19 Delta variant is a more transmissible variant of coronavirus. Vaccination can protect against severe disease and death from the virus variant.
LawnStarter analysis ranked 200 major U.S. cities on bike-friendliness across four categories - climate, bike routes, bike shops/communities and safety.