New UK Research Agency for high risk science and technology
2021-02-23 13:05:34

New UK Research Agency for high risk science and technology

ARIA will be used to quickly identify and fund transformational science and technology


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Decoding public finance for disaster risk reduction and climate investments
2021-02-15 17:40:02

Decoding public finance for disaster risk reduction and climate investments

The need to increase investments in disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA) is a well-accepted priority to minimize losses from disaster and climate change

Key to Biden climate agenda: the social cost of carbon explained
2021-02-09 18:50:41

Key to Biden climate agenda: the social cost of carbon explained

Among President Joe Biden’s first acts in office was reassembling a cross-government team to figure out the “social cost of carbon,” a wonky number that has broad impacts on federal agency rules.

When will the problem of the state's incapacity be solved in the environmental sphere?
2021-02-06 10:50:15

When will the problem of the state's incapacity be solved in the environmental sphere?

The functionality of the state begins with the implementation of articles of the Constitution of Ukraine. How far the state mechanism in Ukraine is still far from the standard of countries where environmental safety is a real state, and not just a thesis on paper

Surge in court cases over climate change shows increasing role of litigation in addressing the climate crisis
2021-01-27 16:05:54

Surge in court cases over climate change shows increasing role of litigation in addressing the climate crisis

Climate litigation cases have spiked in recent years, making the courtroom increasingly relevant to efforts to address climate change around the world

What changes to environmental stewardship will 2021 bring? Here’s what business leaders say
2021-01-26 12:25:03

What changes to environmental stewardship will 2021 bring? Here’s what business leaders say

With COVID-19 infections and deaths continuing to rise and the entire world feeling the economic impact of the pandemic, getting the coronavirus under control is an immediate priority

The world needs to wake up to long-term risks
2021-01-25 13:05:41

The world needs to wake up to long-term risks

For the last 15 years the World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report has been warning the world about the dangers of pandemics