Agriculture produces roughly 10% of EU greenhouse gas emissions and is on the front line of climate change impacts, with record heatwaves and prolonged droughts reducing some European crop yields.
‘Innovation’ is an abstract word that can seem a long way from everyday life. When I asked my flatmate what the word means to him, he said “people in lab coats”. But, in reality, that is only a very small part of what it’s all about. Innovation potential is
The article hits the nail on the head — green innovations need policies from the government, else there is no progress on that front (“Green innovation needs solid government leadership”, Mar.29, Gulf Today). The article touches upon various points
Young people in India, and internationally, want careers that will help solve some of the world’s biggest challenges, as highlighted by new research by the Prince’s Trust, founded by Britain’s Prince Charles. The initial findings from the
India is battling a humungous health catastrophe – discussion on any other issue, whether major or minor, seems irrelevant. Heartwrenching images and stories top newspaper headlines. Stone-heartedly, however, one has to refocus on other urgent
The news is very much heart-warming. It is a landmark move towards clean energy and a clean atmosphere, so necessary to keep climate change in check. Abu Dhabi Airports and Masdar have announced the completion of Abu Dhabi’s largest solar-powered
On the last day of 2021, Germany has shut down three of its last six nuclear power plants, following the deadline that then Chancellor Angela Merkel had set in 2011 after the Fukushima nuclear plant accident in the wake of a tsunami that year. Merkel had earlier reversed
The United Nations has scolded Europe, the Middle East and Central Asia for failing to tackle climate change, pollution, and environmental degradation in a critical assessment of efforts over the past 30 years. The assessment was presented at the three-day 9th International Environment for Europe Ministerial Conference which met