• Tue, 18 Sep 2018 01:00
    Love in a cold climate
    A documentary screened at the Toronto International Film Festival zooms in on a community of Thai wives who have settled in a remote part of Denmark
    movie & TV
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
    Four years is all we have
    Grim reports on climate change say act now or be ready for catastrophe.
    national
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Weathering the cost of climate change mitigation challenge
    Thailand is getting more serious with the new climate mitigation obligation under the UN framework.
    national
  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
    No Bangkok brake on climate change 
    The Bangkok meeting on climate change has floundered on the rock of discord over the formulations and funding adopted at the Paris conference of December 2015. The international summit, which concluded in the Thai capital on Sunday, has fallen short of its aim – to complete preparations towards an agreement this December for implementing the tentative Paris pact.
    opinion
  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 11:40
    Ban Ki-moon, Bill Gates head climate body
    Former UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon and billionaire businessman and philanthropist Bill Gates will head an international commission on climate change to launch next month, the Dutch government said Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
    Rich countries ‘must do more’ for climate
    CLIMATE justice advocates are calling on global leaders, especially those in wealthy countries, to step up their commitment and contribute to the international climate-change mitigation effort, as the Bangkok climate talks ended on a discouraging note.
    national
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
    ANALYSIS: Principle of voluntary cooperation not helping tackle climate change
    "Building on the progress made so far, countries now need to take a decisive step forward in preparing the ambitious and balanced outcome that we need in Katowice [Poland],” executive secretary of UN Climate Change, Patricia Espinosa, said at a press conference in Bangkok on Monday, ahead of the week-long Climate Conference in Bangkok, which ended on Sunday.
    national
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
    Free press is dying in Myanmar as ‘massive climate of fear’ crushes journalists
    A Myanmar court last week found two Reuters reporters guilty of breaching a colonial-era law and sentenced them to seven years in prison in a landmark case that many international observers see as a bellwether for the fate of free press in the country.
    opinion
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
    ‘Climate change a global health risk’
    UN CONFERENCE HEARS NEED FOR MITIGATION MEASURES AND STRONG HEALTH SYSTEM
    national
  • Sun, 09 Sep 2018 14:50
    Global protests as key UN climate talks stumble
    Paris - From Bangkok to Paris and San Francisco, tens of thousands of people across the world took to the streets on Saturday to demand governments take action against climate change, as key UN talks attempt to breathe life into the Paris Agreement.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 08 Sep 2018 14:20
    US hampering key UN climate talks in Bangkok: sources
    The United States, despite withdrawing from a landmark accord aimed at curbing climate change, is stonewalling vital UN talks in a row over how poorer nations' battle against global warming is funded, sources told AFP Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 08 Sep 2018 13:31
    Global protests as key UN climate talks stumble
    Thai fishermen and labourers whose livelihoods are threatened by rising sea levels kicked off an international day of protests in Bangkok Saturday, where key UN talks are attempting to breathe life into the Paris Agreement on climate change.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 18:09
    Climate negotiator warns world 'out of time' to save islands
    Island nations like Fiji and the Maldives are almost at the "point of no return" because of rising sea levels, a leading climate negotiator warned Friday.
    national
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
    Roiling climate and social issues ‘intertwined’
    Speakers describe their bitter experiences, offer suggestions for UN climate talks
    national
  • Thu, 06 Sep 2018 01:00
    ‘Add food security to Bangkok climate talks’
    THE CLIMATE JUSTICE group has called on international delegates to add food-security assurance to the agenda in climate-change negotiations, because they say it is not just extreme weather, but also improper climate-change solutions that are jeopardising global food stocks.
    national
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