In June 2015, Pakistan was hit by one of the worst heat waves ever. Just two months later, floods devastated homes and fields. Almost nowhere else are the signs of climate change as visible as in Pakistan.
A group of women in Senegal has taken the lead in transforming their community to prepare for the fight against climate changes — thanks to efforts to make climate policy more democratic.
Progressive global warming will have an outsized effect on countries in Asia and Oceania. In a DW interview, Kira Vinke from the Potsdam Institute for Climate Research explains what makes the region more vulnerable.
On World Meteorological Day, DW provides an overview of how global warming is changing our lived experience of the climate.
Global warming scientists have warned that heat levels in South Asia, home to some 1.5 billion people, could reach uninhabitable levels by 2100. India, Pakistan and Bangladesh would be the worst affected regions.
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