Young climate activists take part in a procession to highlight importance of strategy against global warming.
Countries and firms that produce two-thirds of the world’s economic output have now pledged to slash their emissions to net zero by mid-century —but how those promises are met will determine whether climate action succeeds, analysts said
“We only have one home, one shelter - Earth,” said Dr. Abdullah Al Nuaimi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment. “Therefore, we all need to scale up our efforts and expedite global environmental and climate action
Artists and scientists are doing everything in their power to convey the urgency of the repercussions of disastrous human activities on the planet. The latest is the installation by the artist Luke Jerram, of a 7-metre installation of the
Few countries really take proper care of the differently-abled and the elderly. One report published two years ago says thousands of people with a host of disabilities are locked away in Zimbabwe, both in homes and institutions, due to widespread fears they
In a pair of Cape Town warehouses converted into a maze of airlocked sterile rooms, young scientists are assembling and calibrating the equipment needed to reverse engineer a coronavirus vaccine that has yet to reach South Africa and most of the world’s poorest
It should be no surprise to anyone that the Biden administration’s commission on Supreme Court reform seems poised to offer recommendations that will not endorse packing the court. After all, the commission was born of Joe Biden’s desire during the
My life is paved with piles of good intentions, from gifts lovingly chosen but not delivered to the intended recipient, to ambitious projects yet to be completed and lists — on my phone, in notebooks, on the back of envelopes or even my hand. Let’s not even talk