With economic pain worsening, a new solution for developing countries facing difficulties funding climate action is gaining traction.
Frank Jotzo of Australian National University and Wesley Morgan of Griffith University consider the challenges and opportunities of the global climate talks.
An outline of efforts to address the environmental disaster and mitigate the risks.
Investors are much less willing to pay a premium for shares of firms with low carbon risk.
The debate in Japan over nuclear power has heated up.
Countries in the region should focus on the opportunities offered by science diplomacy.
The proliferation of wild boar in Hong Kong, mainland China and worldwide is prompting policies to control them and head off a potentially major threat to human health.
A dual currency system would allow governments to control the sudden surge of excess funds flowing from the financial economy into the real economy.
Drawing on its own experience and lessons from other nations, China could portray the circular economy as a future-proof, carbon-neutral economic development model.
The pathway to 2030 is likely to be set by the standards, practices, and policies of the non-state business sector.
Instead of focusing only on how to control the movement of water, cities should also embrace the ongoing “amphibious transformation” by adapting to life on water.
The authors of two reports by the Expert Group of the International Military Council on Climate and Security in Washington, DC, highlight their key findings.
Given the challenge of finding the right drugs to treat malaria and the impact of climate change on its spread, scholars explore the malaria-cancer connection.
A rethinking of development strategy and planning beyond the traditional economic- and city-centric world is essential, especially in the Global South.
In Southeast Asia, rampant corruption has fueled an illegal trade in plastic waste, a source of much pollution through dumping, leaching and burning
Europe might have done better to conduct a more informal, consultative approach involving all stakeholders instead of a unilateral ban on palm oil imports.
Asian leaders should prioritize climate initiatives before environmental distress raises the costs of action and the prospects of political and economic crises.