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  • Christian Aid, Green Alliance, Greenpeace, the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) and World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF) have published a report outlining what needs to be agreed at the...
  • World Water Week, which convened this year on the theme 'Energy and Water,' closed with a call for inclusion of a standalone water target in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) under the...
  • 2015 the International Year of Soils
    Two websites are under way that will serve as information resources on events and activities planned for the 2015 International Year of Soils (IYS). The Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (...
  • Photo: KGW Rod Hill
    KGW reported last week that a new climate change report focuses on decreasing snowpack over the Cascades due to warming temperatures. Rod Hill, KGW meteorologist, will include in this story...
  • As part of its Momentum for Change initiative, the UNFCCC Secretariat will launch a documentary on climate action during Climate Week NYC, scheduled for 22-28 September 2014, in support of the UN...

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Rainfall variability and related hydrological disasters are serious threats to agricultural production in developing countries according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Since projections of climate change indicate an increase in the frequency and intensity of climatic hazards like flooding and droughts, it is increasingly important to understand communities’...
The warming of the climate system is unequivocal as evidenced by an increase in global temperatures by 0:8 C over the past century. However, the attribution of the observed warming to human activities remains less clear, particularly because of the apparent slow-down in warming since the late 1990s. Here we analyse radiative forcing and temperature time series with state-of-the-art statistical...
The Dehang Dibang Biosphere Reserve (DDBR), declared by Government of India in 1998, probably forms one of the largest transboundry landscapes sharing most of its boundary with China (Tibet) and Myanmar. The BR covers three districts of the state of Arunachal Pradesh, i.e., Upper Siang, West Siang and Dibang Valley. Administratively the reserve is divided in to fi ve forest divisions, i.e., Along...

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Wild Rodopi is an independent Bulgarian NGO conducting wildlife research and conservation projects in the Rhodope (Rodopi) Mountains. As well as collecting biological records and monitoring the exceptionally rich biodiversity of the Rhodope Mountains, we also work for the preservation of rural heritage in the region, acknowledging the crucial role that non-intensive agriculture and traditional...
Global Synergy is all-Ukrainian charitable organization. Our mission: To promote capacity building and to support solutions make positive changes in individual lives in a rapidly changing world. Nowadays we work in such main directions: - protection of the child right to safe learning environment; - advocacy and capacity building of key stakeholders in the fields of open access to scientific...