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Finance for loss and damage from climate change must be ensured soon

The issue of finance for helping the victims of human-induced climate change has now become the most urgent climate issue.

100 billion to tackle climate change is a trillion too short

A decade ago, developed countries pledged to provide developing countries with USD 100 billion each year, from 2020 onwards.

Time to Focus on the Global Goal on Adaptation

During the negotiations that led to the historic Paris Agreement at the 21st UN Climate Change Conference (COP21) in 2015, the climate

November 22, 2022
November 22, 2022

The story behind the loss and damage fund at COP27

The historic fund for loss and damage is the result of many years of labour

November 2, 2022
November 2, 2022

Forget COP27, the youth should hold an 'Accountability COP'

There is a great need for an annual “Accountability COP” to hold those who have pledged to act against climate change to account.

October 18, 2022
October 18, 2022

A new coalition to address loss and damage emerges

These actors are addressing losses and damages from human-induced climate change now.

October 4, 2022
October 4, 2022

Turning Bangladesh into a knowledge-based economy

Bangladesh must invest wisely in training our young girls and boys to become the knowledge workers of the future.

September 27, 2022
September 27, 2022

Devastating climate impacts await coastal Bangladesh

The World Bank recently published a thorough analysis of various adverse impacts of human-induced climate change that are going to hit the coastal districts of Bangladesh.

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

Make polluters pay for loss and damage from climate change

It is clear that polluters are the reason why the world is going through the era of loss and damage from human-induced climate change.

September 13, 2022
September 13, 2022

Bangladesh can be the global lab for climate solutions

In the coming years, we have to deal with a new major global emergency called human-induced climate change, which will cause severe stress to our development investments.

September 6, 2022
September 6, 2022

Some early lessons from Pakistan floods

The ongoing devastating floods in Pakistan, which follow a deadly heat wave from just a few weeks back, is not just another flood event.

August 30, 2022
August 30, 2022

Time for Bangladesh to scale up investment in climate diplomacy

In this era of loss and damage caused by human-induced climate change, Bangladesh needs to invest in different aspects of the issue at the global level for significant enhancement of its climate diplomacy skills.

August 23, 2022
August 23, 2022

Vanuatu emerges as global climate champion

Recently, Vanuatu prepared a resolution for the upcoming session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, US.