To save the planet, we need to reduce short-lived, but potent emissions of methane alongside efforts to decarbonize. Methane (CH4) is a greenhouse gas that traps over 80 times more heat in our atmosphere than carbon dioxide over the first 20 years. Swift action to reduce methane pollution from the world’s major sources is the most immediate way we can slow warming now.
#India has displayed immense credentials, commitment, and leadership potential by taking affirmative action in mitigating as well as adapting to #climatechange. @Aparna_R1 writes. #COP27 https://or-f.org/113585
This is the first time the WCEF has taken place in Africa and I am very enthusiastic about what we can accomplish,” says Jeanne d’Arc Mujawamariya, Rwanda’s Minister of Environment. #WCEF2022 #ClimateAction #COP27 #JustTransition #COP15 #GlobalGoals https://www.sitra.fi/en/articles/the-african-opportunity/
"The benefits aren't benefitting Africa. They are really fuelling the demand in Europe, which is predicted to drop in the coming years. The market that Africa is trying to go for would have evaporated," says @Ufrieda of the real concerns we should be addressing #COP27
We look at #COP27 with major takeaways for climate action in Indian cities. In this newsletter, we share some top stories by our reporters on climate change and its impact on the life of urban citizens.
#COP27 telah berakhir & meninggalkan banyak tantangan utk menjaga bumi dari #perubahaniklim. Simak selengkapnya catatan refleksi @LaodeMSyarif yg menghadiri #COP27 bbrp waktu lalu http://bit.ly/KEMITRAANCOP27
How bad was it for the African continent at #COP27 ? @Ufrieda tells us Africa is going to have to find a stronger voice, even against its own leaders: "Africa should be seen as a special-needs region because of the impacts of climate change on the continent."