ENB Vol. 12 No. 740 – Katowice Climate Change Conference – December 2018 – Issue #6

Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) Volume 12 Number 740 | Friday, 7 December 2018 Katowice Climate Change Conference Thursday, 6 December 2018 | Katowice, Poland Languages: EN (HTML/PDF) FR (HTML/PDF) AR (HTML/PDF) JA (HTML/PDF) Visit our IISD/ENB Meeting Coverage from Katowice, Poland at: http://enb.iisd.org/climate/cop24/enb/ The Katowice Climate Change Conference continued on Thursday with informal consultations …

Scientists call for eight steps to increase soil carbon for climate action and food security: International coordination and financing essential

Scientists call for eight steps to increase soil carbon for climate action and food security: International coordination and financing essential https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/12/181203080313.htm   Leading scientists call for action to increase global soil carbon, in advance of the annual climate summit of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP24) and …

Coverage of Side Events at the Katowice Climate Change Conference – Issue#1

Coverage of Selected Side Events at the Katowice Climate Change Conference – December 2018 Tuesday, 4 December 2018 Events covered on Monday, 3 December 2018 Visit our IISD/ENB+ Coverage for Monday, 3 December 2018 at: http://enb.iisd.org/climate/cop24/enbots/3dec.html Africa Day High-Level Side Event at COP 24: Implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) …

COP 24 Highlights: before it all starts…

COP 24 Highlights: before it all starts…The UN Climate Change Conference ‘COP 24’ opens this Sunday in Katowice, Poland. Everything you need to get caught up with what it’s all about and what’s at stake. The crunch ‘COP 24’: what’s at stake and what you need to know Climate action …

Expectations High for First Global Blue Economy Conference

“Ethical Markets welcomes this wider interest in the planet’s 97% saltwater and as we report in our Green Transition Scoreboard 2018: “Capturing CO2 While Improving Human Nutrition & Heath“ we should be using more of Earth’s salt-loving plants that thrive on degraded and desert lands without pesticides or fertilizers and …

NOAA report

“Latest US Government -mandated Climate Assessment news , rising costs to  US economy. Hazel Henderson, Editor” New federal climate assessment for U.S. released November 23, 2018 A new federal report finds that climate change is affecting the natural environment, agriculture, energy production and use, land and water resources, transportation, and …

Powerful new map depicts environmental degradation across Earth

Powerful new map depicts environmental degradation across Earth https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/11/181119160247.htm   Geographers have created a new world map showing dramatic changes in land use over the last quarter century. Researchers turned high-resolution satellite images from the European Space Agency into one of the most detailed looks so far at how people …