Gulf Times - climate-change
UN body argues right to asylum can be based on climate change danger

UN body argues right to asylum can be based on climate change danger

People forced to flee their home countries because climate change endangers their life have a right to asylum, a UN body announced Tuesday ...

Doha Forum panel addresses climate change resilience issue

Doha Forum panel addresses climate change resilience issue

The Doha Forum, which concluded on Sunday, featured a panel of experts that discussed the issue ‘The Adaptation Challenge: New Approaches to Climate Change Resilience’.

Governments and companies must do more to combat climate change: WEF

Governments and companies must do more to combat climate change: WEF

The World Economic Forum (WEF) called on governments and companies to cut their emissions in a study published on Wednesday, addressing leaders who gathered for the two-week UN climate summit.

Qatar active partner' in global fight against climate change

Qatar active partner' in global fight against climate change

HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Turki al-Subaie stressed Qatar's keenness to play its role as an active partner

Thunberg: Children affected by climate change today must be heard

Thunberg: Children affected by climate change today must be heard

Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg on Monday urged the world's media to focus less on her story, and more on the stories of those already affected by the ongoing climate emergency.

Global collaborations effective in fighting climate change - green growth expert

Global collaborations effective in fighting climate change - green growth expert

Close collaborations with countries that need Qatar’s technology or finance for inventing smart solutions can significantly contribute in the fight against climate change

Qatari pavilion summarises climate action at Madrid meet

Qatari pavilion summarises climate action at Madrid meet

The Qatari pavilion, on the sidelines of the 25th session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in the Spanish capital Madrid,

Qatar makes big strides in green building practices

Qatar makes big strides in green building practices

Qatar's outstanding progress in green building practices, ways to reduce climate change impact as well as sustainability achievements were among the highlights of the first day

Climate change activists target London's financial district

Climate change activists target London's financial district

Climate change activists targeted London's financial district on Monday blocking Bank junction, vowing a day of disruption for major institutions which they said were financing an environmental catastrophe.

Young climate change activists take a stand for the planet at QF

Young climate change activists take a stand for the planet at QF

Students and activists from across Qatar have taken a stand against climate change – with a sit-down protest at Qatar Foundation (QF) calling for world leaders to take urgent action ...

Amir pledges $100mn to combat climate change

Amir pledges $100mn to combat climate change

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Monday announced that Qatar will contribute $100mn for the support of small developing island states and the least developed states ...

Youth climate activists keep pressure on leaders

Youth climate activists keep pressure on leaders

Young climate change activists delivered a strong message to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres yesterday: If elected officials do not take strong actions to combat climate change, they will be voted out of office.