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Grants awarded to innovative UC Santa Cruz projects

Santa Cruz Sentinel 24 Apr 2024
“I was excited when we had the opportunity to expand the program this year to offer dedicated funding and supplemental programming for innovative climate action solutions that have the potential ...

Inside Allbirds’ Mission to Make a Shoe With No Carbon Footprint

GreenBiz 24 Apr 2024
In this episode of Climate Pioneers, a new GreenBiz video series featuring innovators and executives working to mitigate the climate crisis, host Heather Clancy will talk with Aileen Lerch, Allbirds’ director of sustainability.</p>.

Asia-Pacific countries vow to embrace digital opportunities 24 Apr 2024
Government leaders and policymakers from Asia-Pacific countries assembling in Bangkok on Monday pledged to embrace digital opportunities and tap into emerging technologies and digital innovation for sustainable development.

Growing public debt burden, shrinking fiscal space leave Africa at crossroads: UNECA

Xinhua 24 Apr 2024
The growing burden of public debt due to climate-related disasters and the shrinking fiscal space because of increasing ... the effective delivery of sustainable, resilient and innovative solutions.".

Nine practices from Native American culture that could help the environment

The Spokesman-Review 24 Apr 2024
“And, of course, they’re [fires] being exacerbated by climate change,” he said ... Climate-smart Indigenous design ... “Gatekeeping how we technologically innovate for climate resilience by the West can really limit us,” Watson said.

Ministers root for upgrading vocational training to spur industrial growth in Africa 23 Apr 2024
"We need to elevate the fields of science, technology, engineering, and innovation in our quest to tackle challenges facing the continent like climate change, food insecurity, and unemployment," Ruto ...

Climate change and safe burial of carbon dioxide: the world’s biggest miner to the fore

The Engineer 23 Apr 2024
BHP was a major sponsor of this innovative research ... This policy was made public in 2014, and formed the basis of an innovative document produced in September 2015, some weeks before the successful Paris climate summit later that year.

Krohne fuels industrial decarbonisation with top solutions

GDN Online 23 Apr 2024
Krohne is driving industrial decarbonisation efforts with its innovative suite of ... “Collaborate, innovate, and act – that's the path to tackling the climate crisis,” adds Janssens.

Beijing enhances governance on carbon emission trading 23 Apr 2024
In recent years, the capital city has taken the lead in addressing climate change by exploring innovative low-carbon development models, Ming said.

COP28 Presidency advances climate finance agenda at WBG-IMF meetings

The Gulf Time 23 Apr 2024
Participants discussed progress since COP28 to make climate finance action ready, including steps taken to implement the Global. Climate Finance Framework ... Reforming climate finance was a key pillar of ...

Environmental lawyer calls for a gender-sensitive international legal framework to protect climate migrants

Phys Dot Org 23 Apr 2024
Innovative legal-policy responses are required that adapt existing refugee and migration-related legal frameworks to the humanitarian challenges generated by climate change." ... Susana Borr�s-Pentinat, Climate Migration.

By 2100, some destinations will lose half their nice weather days

Deccan Herald 23 Apr 2024
... Institute of Technology, published in the <em>Journal of Climate</em> in March, that predicts the long-term effects of climate change on specific destinations around the world.
photo: Unsplash / Markus Spiske
Climate change refers to long-term shifts in temperatures and weather patterns, October 3, 2019.

Climate, demography and a new green generation

Asiatimes 23 Apr 2024

ITSF to mobilize funds for green investments

Manila Standard 23 Apr 2024
... the Philippines to position itself as a global leader in the climate .

WHAT THEY ARE SAYING: President Biden Marks Earth Day 2024 with Historic Climate Action

The White House 23 Apr 2024
Climate and Environmental Justice Leaders ... “The effects of the climate crisis are not equal ... The American Climate Corps will hire young people to better their communities and fight the climate crisis ... Kate Wright, Executive Director, Climate Mayors.