Pushing profit vs. protecting the planet: Is saving the climate compatible with capitalism? Plus: two sisters dedicated to replenishing Brazil’s devastated Atlantic Forest.
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Heavy rain and storms exacerbated by climate change particularly affected East Africa, Asia and South America in 2019, according to the latest Climate Risk Index.
Despite stronger storms and hotter heat waves, world leaders have not spent enough money adapting to the 'new climate reality'.
No country has yet achieved the goals of the Paris Agreement, according to the Climate Change Performance Index from NGOs Germanwatch and the NewClimate Institute.
The coronavirus pandemic put climate issues on the back burner in 2020. France and the UN hope the summit will get global leaders again talking about climate change policy and protecting biodiversity.
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