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Opinion -
2/28/2024 1:25:31 PM
The MENA region faces severe water scarcity and climate shocks. As a result, we must prioritize the adaptation to climate change, as well as mitigating greenhouse gas emissions.

World - Region
12/11/2023 10:56:46 PM
Countries moved closer to reaching what critics called a watered-down final deal on how to act on climate change on Monday, to the disappointment and anger of nations who called to phase out planet-warming fossil fuels as the United Nations summit in Dubai neared its culmination.

World - Region
11/27/2023 9:55:45 PM
The United Nations chief on Monday urged world leaders to take decisive action to tackle ever-worsening climate change when they gather at the COP28 summit in Dubai starting this week.

World - International
11/8/2023 3:56:58 PM
This October was the hottest on record globally, 1.7 degrees Celsius (3.1 degrees Fahrenheit) warmer than the pre-industrial average for the month, and the fifth straight month with such a mark in what will now almost certainly be the warmest year ever recorded.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
9/5/2023 10:10:00 PM
Voluntary carbon markets can provide a way for companies, organisations, and individuals to offset their greenhouse-gas emissions and reduce their environmental impact, writes Sawsan Samy Elawady

World - International
8/23/2023 1:51:16 PM
Around 100,000 people have been evacuated from flooded villages in Pakistan's Punjab province, emergency services said on Wednesday.

Business - Energy
6/28/2023 5:15:01 PM
The Egyptian government announced earlier this week its updated Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC), which includes setting more ambitious goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) and securing finances needed to achieve them.

World - International
6/26/2023 1:09:37 PM
Companies around the world will soon have a uniform set of standards on sustainability issues after the body governing international accounting rules published on Monday its first guidelines on reporting greenhouse gas emissions.

World - International
6/8/2023 12:10:20 PM
Record-high greenhouse gas emissions and diminishing air pollution have caused an unparalleled acceleration in global warming, 50 top scientists warned Thursday in a sweeping climate science update.

Business - Economy
6/5/2023 1:10:57 PM
In April 2022, Intel Corporation, one of the largest semiconductor chip manufacturers and the developer of the x86 series of instruction sets found in most personal computers, announced its strategy that aims to reduce the company’s direct and indirect greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by developing and adopting more sustainable technology solutions.

World - International
5/16/2023 9:19:44 PM
The world must halve single-use plastics and slash throwaway consumption to stem the tide of environmental pollution, according to a UN report on Tuesday that warns the next few years are critical.

World - International
3/7/2023 8:46:12 PM
Berlin has upset EU partners by blocking a milestone agreement to ban new sales of fossil fuel cars from 2035, as German domestic politics takes the bloc hostage.

World - International
11/28/2022 8:45:47 PM
Scores of environmental groups issued a joint appeal Monday for the European Union to drop carbon removal methods from its climate plans, arguing that some of them rely on untested technology while others may not absorb as many greenhouse gas emissions as claimed.

COP27 - Focus
11/15/2022 11:17:21 PM
Under the Paris Agreement, which came into force in 2016, countries agreed to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions and work together to adapt to the effects of climate change. To act on this, and codify their individual commitments, each country submitted its so-called Nationally Determined Contribution.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
11/10/2022 4:01:00 PM
Even before the official opening of the UN COP27 Climate Conference at Sharm El-Sheikh on 6 November, a major breakthrough had been achieved after lengthy negotiations by placing the thorny issue of “loss and damage” on the agenda of the most important world gathering on climate change for the first time.

COP27 - Climate change
11/9/2022 2:03:27 PM
EU member states have come to an agreement with MEPs on how to share out the effort of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

COP27 - Climate change
11/8/2022 9:41:41 PM
French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday urged the country's most climate-damaging industries to double their efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions within the next decade, one day after his call for action at the UN climate summit in Egypt.

Business - Economy
11/8/2022 2:59:21 PM
The World Bank Group (WBG) announced Tuesday a new multi-partner fund that will pool funding from the global community – including donor countries, the private sector and foundations – for scalable pathways to reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
10/4/2022 9:13:10 PM
Cutting the emissions of the greenhouse gases that cause global warming to as close to zero as possible must now be an international priority.

COP27 - Focus
10/4/2022 1:41:08 PM
German energy giant RWE said Tuesday that it will phase out the burning of coal by 2030, saving 280 million metric tons of climate-changing greenhouse gas emissions.

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