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The MENA Region Is Headed for More Insecurity Due to Climate Change. Can This Be Mitigated?
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The MENA Region Is Headed for More Insecurity Due to Climate Change. Can This Be Mitigated?

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, home to widely diverse cultures and a population of  about 500 million, is highly exposed to the impacts of climate change. While high temperatures are common there, nearly half of the population could be annually exposed to anomalous super and ultra-extreme heatwaves—up to 56 °C and higher during several...

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...