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The Paris Agreement saw nearly all the countries in the world set an aspirational target of capping global warming at 1.5 degrees Celsius.
More than half the water in the same basin is undrinkable and unusable for irrigation due to elevated salt and arsenic levels, according to a recent study.
Kathleen Hartnett White was announced last October as Trump's choice to chair the Council on Environmental Quality.
PM Modi addresses plenary session of World Economic Forum, says climate change, terrorism grave concerns
Modi mentioned that India's GDP has increased more than 6-time from the last time an Indian PM had attended the World Economic Forum in 1997.
Mapping vulnerable places in the state will help build vibrant and dynamic knowledge system which in turn will lead to more effective sharing of information.
Donald Trump came to office threatening to tear up trade deals, extort payment from US military allies, end the Iran nuclear accord and build a wall on America's southern border.
India has taken on a major leadership role in fighting climate change when others are failing, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said.
New York announced plans Wednesday to divest billions of dollars in fossil fuel investments from the city's pension fund and seek billions in damages from oil companies.
Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday emphasised on adopting simpler steps to protect and conserve the environment.
Climate change may cause popular wines to taste different, forcing winemakers to plant lesser- known grape varieties to counteract some of the effects of global warming.
Drought severity has been increasing across the Mediterranean, southern Africa, and the eastern coast of Australia over the course of the 20th Century.
Trump, 71, has dismissed global warming as a Chinese hoax, vowed to quit the 2015 Paris accord and tapped fossil fuel allies to key environmental posts.
Here is the list of prominent events that defined the global politics in 2017.
Environmental advocates believe that, amidst the shadow of the US decision, 2017 has seen progress in new climate action.
BHP has been reviewing its industry group memberships to see if their stances align with its view that climate change must be tackled through emissions reductions and the use of renewable energy.