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Climate change: alarming Africa-wide report predicts 30% drop in crop revenue, 50 million without water
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Climate change: alarming Africa-wide report predicts 30% drop in crop revenue, 50 million without water

African countries will suffer significant economic loss after 2050 if global warming is not limited to below 2°C, a new study by the Center for Global Development has found. Environment and energy economist Philip Kofi Adom is the author of the report. He synchronised many years of research by climate change scientists and researchers and found that...

Andean farmers use age-old technique amid climate change
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Andean farmers use age-old technique amid climate change

From the sky, they look like huge, circular patterns made by aliens — but in fact, they are an age-old technique farmers have brought back to fight the climate crisis on the Andean plateaus of Puno. On the border of Peru and Bolivia, the Waru Waru — an indigenous Quechua word that means ridge —...

Corn Harvests in the Yukon? Study Finds That Climate Change Will Boost Likelihood That Wilderness Gives Way to Agriculture
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Corn Harvests in the Yukon? Study Finds That Climate Change Will Boost Likelihood That Wilderness Gives Way to Agriculture

As new areas become suitable for planting, researchers predict that vast swaths of biodiversity will be at risk, particularly in northern regions and the tropics. Climate change has the potential to restructure the world’s agricultural landscapes, making it possible to plant crops in places where they have never been viable historically. Within the next 40...

African scientists school up to adapt agriculture to climate change
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African scientists school up to adapt agriculture to climate change

Climate change is making it harder to grow enough nutritious food to adequately feed our planet’s population. Temperature increases, rainfall pattern shifts, reduced water availability and increased frequency and intensity of extreme weather events are all impacting agricultural productivity.  Across Africa, this challenge is particularly acute. Whilst the continent is responsible for less than 4 percent of...

Climate Change’s Unequal Burden: Why Do Low-Income Communities Bear the Brunt?
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Climate Change’s Unequal Burden: Why Do Low-Income Communities Bear the Brunt?

As the world grapples with the escalating crisis of climate change, it is becoming increasingly evident that its effects are far from equitable. While the entire planet is feeling the consequences of a warming climate, it is the low-income communities and developing countries that bear the heaviest burden. From disrupted livelihoods to increased vulnerability to...

A Guide to Six Greenwashing Terms Big AG Is Bringing to COP28
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A Guide to Six Greenwashing Terms Big AG Is Bringing to COP28

Agriculture, which is responsible for over one third of the world’s emissions, will be under the spotlight at the upcoming COP28 global climate summit in Dubai. In the wake of blazing heat, rising food insecurity and devastating floods, COP28 leaders have released a four-point “food and agriculture” agenda for the conference, which will call for governments to...

Oil Refining Market Is Expected To Reach $3,751.5 Billion By 2030 | Registering A CAGR Of 5.3%.
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Oil Refining Market Is Expected To Reach $3,751.5 Billion By 2030 | Registering A CAGR Of 5.3%.

Oil Refining Market to Witness an Outstanding Growth during 2021 – 2030Positive outlook for refinery expansion, sulfur emission regulations rising demand for refined products, shale gas impact, and O&G infrastructure investments drive phthalic oil refining market growth.” – Allied Market Research PORTLAND, OREGON, UNITED STATES, September 26, 2023 /EINPresswire/ — Allied Market Research published a report...

Climate change having huge impact on farmers
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Climate change having huge impact on farmers

More than 70 per cent of farmers have already seen large impacts of climate change on their farm, new global research from Farmer Voice survey reveals New research has found that climate change is putting pressure on farmers, with many worried about the consequences this will have in future. According to the Farmer Voice survey,...

‘Fragile and under threat’: Prosecco could disappear due to climate change, experts warn
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‘Fragile and under threat’: Prosecco could disappear due to climate change, experts warn

Some of Europe’s favourite wines could be wiped out by climate change, experts have warned. Climate change could wipe out Prosecco and other popular European wines, new research has warned. Prosecco – a sparkling white wine produced in Italy’s mountainside vineyards – is one of the continent’s most beloved drinks. But grape yields are dwindling, devastated by a...