Mon, 18 Mar 2019 01:00
Young generation shows striking climate of ignorance
It’s no secret that education has been dumbed-down over the decades, with plenty of evidence to confirm this.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:52
Bangkok students strike against climate change
Bangkok students led by an 11-year-old, among others, went on strike on Friday and abandoned their classrooms to join the global “Fridays for Future” movement calling for action on climate change and environmental protection.
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 11:43
SET, TLA join to tackle climate change
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has joined with the Thai Library Association (TLA) under the Royal Patronage of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn in launching the “Library: Care the Bear” project.
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 01:00
Bangkok ‘must plan to combat climate change’
BANGKOK NEEDS to begin making adjustments for challenges like higher temperatures, floods and diseases brought on by climate change.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
L’Oreal scores high on environmental sustainability
L’Oreal has been recognised as a global leader in corporate sustainability by environmental impact nonprofit CDP, achieving a place on the CDP’s A List for climate change, water security and forests all three environmental themes covered by its scores.
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
Loss of wetlands could be devastating: experts
Damaging projects, ignorance of their importance a major threat to Mekong region.
Sat, 12 Jan 2019 01:00
SAFEGUARDING WORLD HERITAGE
Unesco has recognised more than 1,000 places in 167 countries and territories as World Heritage sites. Of these, five are located in Thailand. Over 50 sites are considered to be in danger, threatened by armed conflict, climate change, over-development or mismanagement.
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 01:00
REPORT: Thailand paying the price for eco-sluggishness as controversial environmental issues rise
The world is so interconnected, so changes imposed on the environment in Thailand – and the value Thais attach to ecology – cannot be viewed separately from what’s happening elsewhere.
Mon, 17 Dec 2018 01:00
Thailand needs a more ambitious action plan on climate change
THAILAND’S climate-change prevention commitment is not ambitious enough, environmental group Greenpeace warned, following a United Nations report last week that called for a major boost in prevention measures in order to keep global warming within the 1.5- to 2-degree Celsius target needed to prevent dire future consequences.
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 01:00
Disaster in the making
Fighting climate change in the shadow of Mount Everest
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:00
The Earth doesn’t need us...
The ongoing COP24 summit in Katowice, Poland, comes at a critical point in the battle to rein in the effects of climate change as our planet warms. COP24 is undoubtedly the most important summit since the Paris conference in 2015.
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 01:00
Trump attacks Paris climate agreement, cites France protests
US President Donald Trump on Saturday once again attacked the Paris agreement on fighting climate change, citing the ongoing protests in the French capital as proof that he was right to reject the pact.
Sat, 01 Dec 2018 07:26
MBS mingles with G20 leaders as Trump fuels summit tensions
Fissures on trade, climate change and Ukraine divided world leaders on Friday as US President Donald Trump came under sustained fire and Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler came in from the cold at G20 talks.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:39
Japan's climate change plan approved by Cabinet
The government approved a climate change adaptation plan at a Cabinet meeting on Tuesday that is aimed at countering the dangers caused by global warming, including disasters and the impact on farm produce, among other problems.
Sat, 24 Nov 2018 07:09
Climate change could cost US 'hundreds of billions' a year: study
Climate change is already hurting the global economy and will cost the US hundreds of billions of dollars annually unless drastic action is taken to cut carbon emissions, a major US government report warned on Friday.