If approached correctly, climate change could be an opportunity for the global economy, UN climate chief Christiana Figueres told DW.
Europe is defined by its seas and oceans. They can be dangerous. But they also provide millions of Europeans with a livelihood. Our series has stories of Europeans whose lives depend on the sea.
Falling oil prices, empty state coffers - the raw materials boom has slowed in a number of African countries. But the continent still regards itself as a place of opportunity, and wants German investors.
When German Chancellor Angela Merkel visits PM Narendra Modi next week in India, both the leaders will have enough to talk about, from climate change and refugee crises to bilateral trade and scientific cooperation.
As US President Barack Obama visits Alaska to focus attention on climate change, scientists warn that this very bad wildfire year is part of a vicious cycle caused by - and accelerating - climate change.