• 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Sun, 02 Sep 2018 16:39
    With rising sea levels, Bangkok struggles to stay afloat
    As Bangkok prepares to host climate-change talks, the sprawling city of more than 10 million is itself under siege from the environment, with dire forecasts warning it could be partially submerged in just over a decade.
  • Tue, 31 Jul 2018 01:00
    Provinces adopt climate-change mitigation plan
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 01:00
    Germany grants Bt690m, will work with Thailand on climate-change projects
    GERMANY has granted Bt690 million for a four-year climate change programme intended to help Thailand achieve its goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions and adapting to climate change.
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 13:17
    Regional health summit eyes climate-change risks
    Measures to cope with health challenges resulting from climate change were endorsed on Wednesday by member-nations of the World Health Organisation’s Southeast Asia committee.
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  • Mon, 03 Jul 2017 16:26
    Thai-Myanmar officers prepare for climate-change crises
    The Royal Thai Army officers and their Myanmar counterparts are exchanging knowledge about emergency medical operations for climate change-triggered disaster mitigation during a joint training exercise at Ekatosarot Military Camp in Phitsanulok’s Muang district.
  • Sun, 30 Apr 2017 07:38
    Thousands march in Washington to protest Trump climate policies
    WASHINGTON - Tens of thousands of people marched Saturday from the US Capitol to the White House to show support for climate-change science and protest President Donald Trump's rollbacks of environmental protections.
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  • Sat, 04 Feb 2017 01:00
    Denying climate change is like ignoring a bomb threat
    With regard to reports that President Trump and his coterie of insatiable billionaires are all (somewhat unsurprisingly) climate-change deniers, it has to be said that whether they accept the disputed evidence or not is irrelevant.
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  • Sat, 26 Nov 2016 01:00
    Experts urge people to help climate-change mitigation as big goals loom
    THE government is confident that Thailand will achieve the goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 20 per cent within 2020, but is calling on all citizens to participate in the effort to meet an even more ambitious goal by 2025.
  • Sat, 18 Jun 2016 01:00
    Thailand must tackle climate change or pay the ‘economic price’
    IF THAILAND fails to tackle its climate-change challenges it won’t be able to get out of the middle-income-country trap, according to the Office of National Economic and Social Development Board.
  • Fri, 17 Jun 2016 01:00
    Don’t just report, ‘connect the dots’, global media urged
    The chief of the United Nations’ climate-change body called on journalists yesterday not just to report news events, but also to help “connect the dots” so people can understand links in major phenomena, such as the connection between climate change and m
  • Wed, 23 Mar 2016 01:00
    More varsities embrace climate-change education
    AS MANY AS 63 universities in the Asia-Pacific region, including Thailand, are rolling out climate-change education.
  • Wed, 06 Jan 2016 01:00
    Plan to cut carbon emissions meets with rising scepticism
    THAILAND has every chance of reaching the target of reducing its greenhouse-gas emissions by 20 per cent by 2020, according to the head of the country’s climate-change agency.
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