[SYDNEY] The agency that manages the Great Barrier Reef broke ranks with Australia's conservative government to call for the "strongest and fastest possible action" against climate change to save...

[PARIS] The concept of a carbon budget is dead simple: figure out how much CO2 humanity can pump into the atmosphere without pushing Earth's surface temperature beyond a dangerous threshold.

[PARIS] Farmers, private households and wildlife around Europe are suffering in a drought following last month's record temperatures that scorched much of the continent.

[WASHINGTON] By the year 2050, London's climate will resemble Madrid's today; Paris will be more like Canberra; Stockholm like Budapest and Moscow like Sofia, according to a new analysis published...

TACKLING social and environmental issues was the clarion call at the 7th Asian Venture Philanthropy Network Conference. The event, from June 25-28, saw the launch of the region's first multi-...

[SHANGHAI] A tornado swept through the northeastern Chinese province of Liaoning on Wednesday, killing six and injuring 190, the state broadcaster said, amid a series of "extreme" weather events...

[SHANGHAI] The northern Chinese province of Hebei issued an extreme heat 'red alert' on Thursday, with temperatures set to soar beyond 40 deg C in its major cities and putting the area's corn crop...

A NEW pledge by China to show "the highest possible ambition" in the fight against climate change could see the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter introduce new and more stringent carbon...

[WASHINGTON] After mysteriously expanding for decades, Antarctica's sea ice cover melted by an area four times greater than France in just a few years and now stands at a record low, according to...

BANKS are where the financial system and the real economy meet. The UN's Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris climate change agreement will be unattainable unless banks finance solutions to...