A new study from the World Bank warns that global warming could cast an additional 100 million people into poverty over the next 15 years. It says the most endangered areas include some of the world's poorest regions, for example Bangladesh.
Millions of households and businesses in rural Bangladesh don't have to access to the electricity grid. One startup wants to light up villages by enabling those with solar panels to share energy with their neighbors.
A flood of climate refugees could be imminent unless the richer nations do more to help poorer ones combat global warming, argues an IMF report.
Rohingya refugees have gathered along Myanmar's coast after walking from their villages to escape an army crackdown and ongoing communal violence. They are trying to join hundreds of thousands of others in Bangladesh.
Last year has broken climate records: It has been the warmest year since records began and extreme weather events have increased around the world. Two recent reports confirm, once again, that climate change is happening.
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