Human and economic costs of disasters underestimated by up to 60 percent

Natural Disasters Force 26 Million People into Poverty and Cost $520bn in Losses Every Year, New World Bank Analysis Finds
Posted On 14 Nov 2016
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New National Oceans Protection Plan Announced

Goal is to have a world-leading marine safety system that protects Canada’s coasts from oil tanker spills
Posted On 07 Nov 2016
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Arctic warming gives US and Europe the chills

The effects of Arctic climate change on the jet stream could mean harsher winters for some of the most highly populated regions of the world.
Posted On 02 Nov 2016
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Vancouver updates Action Plans for rising sea levels

"Sitting on the sidelines is not an option while climate change threatens our future." Mayor Gregor Robertson.
Posted On 01 Nov 2016
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Support rises for marine protection, new survey finds

WWF-Canada survey shows coast-to-coast-to-coast approval for increasing ocean protection
Posted On 25 Oct 2016
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United States faces megadroughts and superstorms

New studies warn that megadroughts and superstorms could become regular events in the US if burning fossil fuels continues.
Posted On 25 Oct 2016
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Another step forward for a cleaner atmosphere Montreal Protocol Amended

World powers agree to phase down the world's fastest growing source of greenhouse gas emissions
Posted On 15 Oct 2016

Europe must prepare for extreme weather

Cities and towns across Europe are warned to adapt to the battering they face from intense storms as extreme weather events become more frequent.
Posted On 07 Oct 2016
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