Gulf Times - climate-change
Teenage activist Greta Thunberg takes climate protest to Trump

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg takes climate protest to Trump

Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who shot to global fame for inspiring worldwide student strikes to promote action against climate change

UN expert calls for quick action to combat climate change

UN expert calls for quick action to combat climate change

A United Nations climate change expert, while speaking at Qatar Foundation (QF), noted that businesses that recognise the need to tackle climate change are positioning themselves for success

Climate change activists storm red carpet at Venice Film Festival

Climate change activists storm red carpet at Venice Film Festival

Several hundred demonstrators took over the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday, demanding action to fight climate change and a ban on cruise ships entering the lagoon city.

Workshop on climate change measurement development kicks off

Workshop on climate change measurement development kicks off

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment held on Wednesday a workshop on developing the national measurement, reporting and verification system for capacity building ...

Heatwaves and heavy rain predicted to last longer with climate change

Heatwaves and heavy rain predicted to last longer with climate change

Countries in the northern hemisphere can expect longer summer heatwaves, as well as more consecutive days of heavy rain with harmful consequences ...

July 2019 hottest month globally ever recorded

July 2019 hottest month globally ever recorded

July 2019 was the warmest month across the globe ever recorded, according to data released Monday by the European Union's satellite-based Earth observation network.

Climate change seen posing threat to global peace in next 10 years

Climate change seen posing threat to global peace in next 10 years

Climate change poses a threat to peace in countries around the world in the coming decade, according to an annual peace index released on Wednesday that factored in the risk from global warming for the first time.

Scientists warn a million species at risk of extinction

Scientists warn a million species at risk of extinction

Relentless pursuit of economic growth, twinned with the impact of climate change, has put an "unprecedented" one million species at risk of extinction, scientists said on Monday in a landmark report on the damage done by modern civilisation to the natural world.

GECF lecture focuses on climate change impact on environment

GECF lecture focuses on climate change impact on environment

The Gas Exporting Countries Forum’s (GECF) Monthly Gas Lecture in Doha focused on climate change and was led by two experts from Unesco and Qatar University.

London climate-change arrests top 120 on second day of street protests

London climate-change arrests top 120 on second day of street protests

Police have arrested more than 120 people in two days of protests after climate-change activists blocked some of London's most important junctions including Oxford Circus and Marble Arch, causing traffic chaos.

Britain calls for climate change focus at IMF meeting

Britain calls for climate change focus at IMF meeting

British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Thursday he would urge fellow international policymakers to find ways to achieve sustainable economic growth and tackle climate change at meetings this week in Washington.

Dutch legislators stress tackling climate change

Dutch legislators stress tackling climate change

Climate change is one of the most important topics on the agenda of the ongoing 140th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly, said two Dutch parliamentarians.