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All that happened at UNCCD COP14

The 14th Conference of Parties in New Delhi saw delegates discuss desertification in detail.…

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All about the first-ever global assessment on biodiversity

Down To Earth followed the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and …

Full coverage: Impacts of climate change on Hindu Kush Himalayan region

The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development assessed the ecologically …

This is why Kerala floods were the worst in a century

Kerala's worst flood since 1924 reinforces how local environmental degradation and lack of …

What makes 2017 Atlantic hurricane season unprecedented?

Tropical cyclones like hurricanes and typhoons are changing character due to global warming.…

Another crawl for humankind

The Kyoto agenda shuffled along at the recent climate change meeting in Bonn, but climate …

Climate Control

Politics gets the better of common sense on the issue of global warming. At the upcoming …

A Brazilian Proposal

Industrialised nations have introduced a Clean Development Mechanism to meet their …

A farce of a face-off

For 10 days in Kyoto the world saw highly moral arguments put forward by world leaders to …

Breaking the ice

The recent breaking away of a massive iceberg from the Antarctic peninsula has generated a …

Evangelistic edicts

Southward bound

Tall promises

The benefits of a watershed develqpment programme in Anantapur fail to trickle down to poor …

Rising from the ashes

Today more than two-thirds of Japan's land area is under forests as a result of a state-…

Victims of ignorance

C: Green planet

Will the world move towards a more fair and environmentally just future?

B: High drama

The forest convention was the most controversial issue at the Summit. However, the G-77, a …

Controlling carbon

Afforestation of degraded land in India can help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Global havoc

Changes in the weather patterns due to El Nio have resulted in a flood of natural …

Target India

There is no preparedness in India against El Nio, the Indian government does not even have …

Heated exchanges

Global politics took an upper hand over planetary ecology in Kyoto