398 articles from Deutsche Welle.

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2022-09-28 It Blows Both Ways - How Wind Affects Climate Change Shifting wind patterns are making extreme weather events more likely. This ...
2022-09-22 How climate change is shifting the water cycle Intense monsoons and fierce drought have one thing in common: the water cyc...
2022-09-15 Pakistan floods: Climate change likely worsened impact After devastating floods affected 33 million Pakistanis in August, a new st...
2022-08-28 Climate change threatens Central Asia's freshwater supply New research shows what scientists call an irreversible decline in freshwa...
2022-08-27 How climate change is driving water scarcity in Asia The Tibetan Plateau, also known as the "Water Tower" of Asia, supplies fres...
2022-08-18 Climate crisis in Europe: lessons from space Europe is experiencing a prolonged period of extreme heat which has seen o...
2022-08-17 Climate change: Flooding, drought, fire and heat waves around the world The climate crisis has intensified risk conditions for extreme weather even...
2022-08-11 7 ways we can help slow climate change While individual carbon footprints are dwarfed by global fossil fuel compan...
2022-07-29 Autobahns speed up climate crisis Germany's long love affair with its high-speed freeways could hit a dead en...
2022-07-21 Climate change: When does planting trees make sense? Trees can be powerful allies in the fight against global heating because th...
2022-07-15 Climate change: Tourist destinations under threat Climate change is the root cause of extreme heat waves, destructive storms ...
2022-07-15 Climate change: How harmful is tourism for the environment? Heat waves, drought, forest fires — the past few weeks in particular have m...
2022-07-15 Fact check: What role does climate change play in extreme weather events? Attribution scientists are modeling floods, droughts and wildfires in real ...
2022-07-01 Climate change: Do we have to rethink what we eat? The global food system allows us to buy almost any product we want, wheneve...
2022-06-28 Should rich countries degrow their economies to stop climate change? The degrowth movement want rich countries to stop chasing GDP in a desperat...
2022-06-21 The climate crisis: three stories Mozambique fishers can no longer fish; Indian farmers can no longer live f...
2022-06-15 Climate crisis: Fossil fuels still dominate, renewables growth too slow Despite government promises of a green COVID recovery, a new report says th...
2022-06-13 Climate change threatens Hadrian's Wall treasures The Romans built Hadrian's Wall to keep out barbarian raiders from the nort...
2022-06-10 Countries worst hit by climate crisis demand rich countries pay compensation The world's most climate vulnerable countries — often also the poorest — wa...
2022-05-23 Climate change made deadly South Asian heat wave '30 times more likely' The burning of fossil fuels like coal and gas supercharged the heat wave th...
2022-05-23 Fighting climate change in court Climate change is a threat to human rights. Court rulings are now making g...
2022-05-18 Australian election: Voters last chance to push action on climate change Australia, a major coal exporter and one of the worst per capita emitters, ...
2022-05-10 Climate change, conferences and despair In preparation for the UN climate summit in Egypt, the conference in Bonn f...
2022-05-10 Global warming: World has 50-50 chance of hitting 1.5C mark soon The average global temperature could exceed 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-i...
2022-05-02 Record-breaking heat waves show we need to adapt to the climate crisis now India is just the latest country to face life-threatening temperatures befo...
2022-04-27 Turning the tide on land degradation Human activity has led to widespread land degradation and put our very sur...
2022-04-25 Young and old tackle climate change What links 80-year-old Sue Parfitt and 20-year-old Carla Rochel? Both are ...
2022-04-21 Climate crisis: How to cope with eco-anxiety Does worrying about climate change keep you up at night? Growing numbers of...
2022-04-19 Trailer: Forests and climate change Forests cover 30% of the Earth's land area and are home to 80% of its biod...
2022-04-04 IPCC: World must halve emissions by 2030 Rapid decarbonization of energy is non-negotiable if we are to avert catast...
2022-03-30 Kuwait's climate crisis: A scorching nation in denial Kuwait, a wealthy oil producer, is among the world's hottest countries. But...
2022-02-28 IPCC depicts unfolding climate emergency The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report details a wides...
2022-02-21 Climate change activists block Hamburg port bridge "Uprising of the Last Generation" is protesting Germany's high level of foo...
2022-02-21 How the climate crisis is threatening our energy supply Whether it's heat or heavy rain, the consequences of climate change are put...
2022-02-18 How to find hope in the face of the climate crisis Amidst frightening data and frustratingly slow political action, DW asked p...
2022-02-18 Climate change's encroaching toll Climate change can seem far away from our daily lives. But behind headline...
2021-12-27 COVID and climate change put a strain on Germany's finances The pandemic has torn a deep hole into Germany's budget, which is being plu...
2021-12-01 El Salvador: Fighting climate change in everyday life Poverty and climate change weigh heavily on the lives of many people in El ...
2021-11-29 Fact check: Is nuclear energy good for the climate? Supporters of nuclear energy say it can help us wean our economies off poll...
2021-11-25 Carbon sinks: How nature helps fight climate change Forests, soils and oceans are the unsung heroes of our climate, storing the...
2021-11-14 COP26: World leaders fail to honor climate pledge The UN climate summit has been slammed as a failure after India and China w...
2021-11-11 Climate change one of the greatest threats to human health Floods, heat and disease: The health impacts of climate change are already ...
2021-11-09 Climate Change Performance Index: Scandinavians top of the class Climate protection in some countries is improving. But the world's 61 bigge...
2021-11-03 COP26: 'One of the whitest' climate conferences in years, say environmentalists The countries hit hardest by climate change are struggling to attend a UN c...
2021-11-02 Climate change in 11 charts With COP26 underway, the climate crisis is in the spotlight. Here are the m...
2021-10-31 COP26: World leaders meet to keep planet from heating drastically Heads of state gathering for the climate conference in Glasgow will argue o...
2021-10-26 UN says national climate targets 'fall far short' The UN's latest Emissions Gap Report shows that the world is on track for a...
2021-10-25 Ahead of COP26, focus turns to climate finance Amid dire warnings that time is quickly running out, delegates in Glasgow a...
2021-10-20 Climate crisis: Why do we need COP anyway? With the UN climate conference poised to start in Glasgow next week, DW loo...
2021-09-23 Are US Republicans finally waking up to the climate crisis? Climate change denial has been rampant in conservative America, but somethi...
2021-09-23 German election and climate change: What are the parties' pledges The fight against climate change is one of the German voters' main topics o...
2021-09-14 Climate change is here — not on its way From heatwaves and wildfires in North America to catastrophic flooding in ...
2021-09-09 Climate change and construction spell disaster for the Himalayas This summer flash floods and landslides in India left people bereaved and d...
2021-09-09 Can Germany's tourism industry adapt to climate change? This summer's devastating floods in western Germany hit some of the country...
2021-08-30 Amid Taliban takeover, climate change could drive conflict The past 30 years have brought flood, drought and hunger to Afghanistan. Wi...
2021-08-23 German floods: Climate change made heavy rains in Europe more likely Burning fossil fuels made the extreme summer rain in Germany, Belgium and t...
2021-08-09 IPCC report: 'Reality check' as widespread climate changes rapidly intensify World leaders will fail to honor their climate pledges unless they make "im...
2021-07-26 What is the IPCC and what does it do? Scientists with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change are meeting t...
2021-07-22 How do you insure yourself against climate change? Wildfires in Australia, blizzards in Texas, now flash floods in Germany, Be...
2021-07-22 Climate crisis: A world lacking water Rising temperatures and extreme heat have left countries around the world p...
2021-07-21 Climate change, migration: How Merkel’s potential successors measure up Merkel is leaving office after 16 years. One of three candidates could succ...
2021-07-21 Climate change spares no country, poor or rich, says Amitav Ghosh Nations need to wake up to the reality that climate change will affect ever...
2021-07-18 Scientists predict more extreme weather events in future Global warming, a weakening jet stream and the moon will combine to cause m...
2021-07-16 Opinion: The climate crisis can't be stopped, we must adapt Most people should have realized by now that we're facing a climate crisis....
2021-07-15 Is climate change fueling floods in Germany? Massive flooding has caused devastation across parts of central Europe, cla...
2021-07-07 Study: Climate change made Pacific Northwest heat wave 150 times more likely Climate scientists have used models to confirm that burning fossil fuels ma...
2021-07-02 Environment Coal, nuclear, fracked gas or renewables — how can Germany power itself and...
2021-06-30 Fact check: Is China the main climate change culprit? China currently releases more carbon emissions than any other country — lea...
2021-06-28 Fact check: Is global warming merely a natural cycle? Scientists have been exploring the cause of the planet's rising temperature...
2021-05-26 Shell ordered to reduce CO2 emissions in watershed ruling A Dutch court has ordered Shell to bring its emissions in line with the Par...
2021-05-21 Climate change: Is ecoguilt changing the way we travel? Humans have long been driven by a desire to explore the planet and visit fa...
2021-05-20 Extreme weather displaces record numbers of people as temperatures rise More than 40 million people were driven from their homes by continued confl...
2021-05-03 Video games get serious about climate change From Sims Eco Lifestyle to Minecraft Climate City, environmental issues are...
2021-04-28 Climate collapse: The people who fear society is doomed No scientific study has found that climate change is likely to wipe out civ...
2021-04-27 Tech needed to halt climate change still underdeveloped Many of the technologies needed to stop climate change are still in early s...
2021-04-23 Biden climate summit: New pledges to cut emissions still fall short The United States and several other nations have pledged to cut carbon emis...
2021-04-06 Climate scientists, what keeps you up at night? From atmospheric physicists to urban climatologists, DW spoke to researcher...
2021-02-26 How climate change paved the way to war in Syria Researchers agree that climate change alone cannot be blamed for the outbre...
2021-02-11 How global warming can cause Europe's harsh winter weather Climate deniers are using a spell of unusually cold weather in Europe to in...
2021-01-26 Climate change puts pressure on failing Caribbean water supplies The picturesque tropical islands are surrounded by water, yet shortages are...
2021-01-25 Climate change hit poorest countries hardest in 2019 Heavy rain and storms exacerbated by climate change particularly affected E...
2021-01-21 Deutsche Welle: Interactive web special on climate change and health A new environmental web special explains the effects of climate change on p...
2021-01-19 Pandemic, climate change threaten global stability: WEF Economic and social fallout from COVID-19 are among the most imminent threa...
2021-01-14 Countries must 'urgently' adapt to climate change, UN warns Despite stronger storms and hotter heat waves, world leaders have not spent...
2021-01-13 Joe Biden's climate pledges: Are they realistic? After four bad years for US green policies, Joe Biden has made the most amb...
2021-01-11 Opinion: Tesla's rise should cheer climate change campaigners Equity investors, known for their myopic views, have been eternal procrasti...
2020-12-07 Climate Change Performance Index: How far have we come? No country has yet achieved the goals of the Paris Agreement, according to ...
2020-11-30 European court orders countries to respond to lawsuit from young climate activists Judges in Strasbourg have green-lit a landmark climate case that could hold...
2020-11-16 5 legal tactics environmentalists are using to fight climate change Activists are increasingly using litigation as a tool to influence climate ...
2020-10-01 Climate crisis: Is it time to ditch economic growth? Growth may be central to mainstream economics but nature has paid the price...
2020-09-30 Extinction crisis: 'The window of opportunity is closing' Stopping mass species extinction is possible if the world pulls together, s...
2020-09-28 Carbon capture: How can we remove CO2 from the atmosphere? If we want to stop the Earth from warming, it's clear that coal, oil and ga...
2020-09-28 Countries pledge to reverse destruction of nature after missing biodiversity targets Political leaders from 64 countries and the European Union have committed t...
2020-09-25 Opinion: Global climate strikers take on inactive leaders In the first global strike of this pandemic year, citizens the world over w...
2020-09-24 How successful are international climate efforts? China has joined the EU in presenting new plans to cut greenhouse gas emiss...
2020-09-22 5G in Africa set to bring green benefits — but not everywhere Expanding fast, reliable internet access across Africa will bring advantage...
2020-09-21 'Wildfires are climate fires': How to talk about climate emergency, global heating In a year of record-breaking fires in the US, Australia and beyond, calls a...
2020-09-16 Toxic ozone at ground level threatens food crops Basic food crops for millions of people worldwide are endangered because of...
2020-09-15 2020 Booker Prize announces shortlist, highlights diversity On September 15, judges announced the six books shortlisted for the 2020 Bo...
2020-09-14 Why cheap groceries will hurt us all in the long run If the true environmental costs were part of the price tag, food in Germany...
2020-09-07 Climate change: Major energy companies lag in green shift Global utility companies have been slow to go green, undermining efforts to...
2020-09-04 Trump and Biden: Little room for climate change in US election As the US faces wildfires and storms, climate change remains one of the mos...
2020-09-02 Vanessa Nakate: 'Many people are not yet aware of the dangers of climate change' As a prominent Fridays for Future activist, Vanessa Nakate tells DW how cli...
2020-08-31 What fewer people on the planet would mean for the environment Overconsumption, not overpopulation, drives climate change. A projected dec...
2020-08-26 German cities dig deep to tap groundwater amid climate change German cities and towns are struggling with water shortages. Climate change...
2020-08-18 In Europe, climate change brings new crops, new ideas German farmers are facing the third consecutive year of crop loss due to in...
2020-08-04 Reindeer and their nomadic herders face climate change How is the climate crisis affecting Siberia's last great reindeer herds — a...
2020-08-04 We need to talk – about climate change When Jeff Bezos took a joyride into space in 2021, US media dedicated 212 ...
2020-07-13 Record heat wave in Siberia: What happens when climate change goes extreme? Oil spills, intense heat waves, smoldering wildfires and thawing permafrost...
2020-06-30 Coronavirus and climate change: Collective action is the only way forward When faced with a crisis, coming together is the one vehicle of change huma...
2020-05-11 Coronavirus inspires cities to push climate-friendly mobility Cities around the world have been at a standstill, trying to stop the sprea...
2020-04-02 NGOs fear COP26 postponement could scuttle climate change policy The coronavirus pandemic has put the brakes on COP26, billed the most impor...
2020-03-23 Corona stimulus plans overlook 'historic' chance for climate crisis The COVID-19 outbreak has sent countries scrambling to avert economic disas...
2020-03-09 In denial: The spin machine upending the climate consensus Climate law rollbacks in the US and Australia have origins in libertarian t...
2020-03-05 Coronavirus and climate change: A tale of two crises Coronavirus has cut emissions faster than years of climate negotiations. Do...
2020-02-27 Climate change leads to more violence against women, girls Rape, domestic violence, forced marriages: A new study shows the effects of...
2020-02-24 Why feeding cows better grass can help fight climate change Scientists say feeding cows good quality grass would boost their productivi...
2020-02-16 Tackling climate change from Kyoto to Paris and beyond The Kyoto Protocol, which created the first binding targets to limit greenh...
2020-01-31 Could geoengineering projects help tackle climate change? A range of technologies — loosely defined as 'geoengineering' — are being e...
2020-01-21 Davos braces for Trump-Greta showdown as climate change tops agenda It's the first time the two are attending the same event since the teenager...
2020-01-15 WEF Risks Report ranks climate change as biggest global threat A new report by the World Economic Forum says global risk perceptions are s...
2020-01-14 Bundesliga: United against climate change? The growing debate over how to combat climate change has increased pressure...
2020-01-08 Wildfires: Climate change and deforestation increase the global risk Huge bushfires have been burning in Australia for months. But the risk of s...
2020-01-04 Opinion: We have to talk about the climate Never before has a year seen such intense discussion about climate change. ...
2019-12-31 Climate solutions: Technologies to slow climate change Burning fossil fuels to meet rising energy demand has pushed carbon dioxide...
2019-12-27 2019: The year of climate consciousness Wildfires across the world, Arctic ice rapidly melting, seas rising, habita...
2019-12-17 Five answers for kids concerned about climate change Climate change and environmental issues are complicated. And if you have yo...
2019-12-12 Why are high emission countries lagging on climate protection? Even the world's largest CO2 emitters are suffering the effects of climate ...
2019-12-10 COP25: Who are the biggest climate winners and losers? Climate change is a race against time. The Climate Change Performance Index...
2019-12-09 Opinion: In times of climate change, panic rules As the planet heats up, so does the debate about climate change. Sensible d...
2019-12-06 COP25: Protesters call for action at Madrid climate rally Thousands of people marched in Madrid to demand immediate action to protect...
2019-12-04 Germany among top three countries suffering most from extreme weather events As the Earth warms, climate change-related disasters are on the rise. More ...
2019-11-28 'Total economic transformation' — getting from here to there on climate change The climate impact of economic growth is putting the ability to live at ris...
2019-11-27 Coping with climate anxiety on a warming planet Anxiety and despair over the climate crisis is driving more and more people...
2019-11-26 CO2 emissions gap: UN report warns of 'collective failure to act' Unless global greenhouse gas emissions fall by 7.6 per cent each year, the ...
2019-11-14 Climate change has become a health emergency Climate change poses a major threat to the health of the world's children a...
2019-11-06 Amitav Ghosh: What the West doesn't get about the climate crisis The new novel by award-winning Indian author Amitav Ghosh, Gun Island, uses...
2019-11-05 Paris climate pledges 'far too little, too late' A new report says that roughly 75% of the 184 national pledges to cut emiss...
2019-10-31 German farmers sue government over climate change failures For the first time, the German government is being taken to court for faili...
2019-10-25 Climate change reinforces inequalities - even in developed countries Climate change exacerbates inequalities, not only in poor, developing count...
2019-10-22 Alaska: Climate change threatens indigenous traditions Indigenous groups in the US state of Alaska, also referred to as Alaska Nat...
2019-10-16 How changes in our diet can help mitigate climate change 140 countries, 140 diets, 140 different ways each of them contributes to cl...
2019-10-14 Europe's black gas market fueling climate change Illegal refrigerant imports are flooding the European market, contributing ...
2019-09-25 IPCC climatologist Hans-Otto Pörtner: 'There is no time to wait' Sea levels are now expected to rise even higher beyond the end of the centu...
2019-09-20 Is Germany too stingy to fund the fight against climate change? The German government is proposing a climate protection package that will c...
2019-09-19 Cities key to tackling climate crisis – global climate group The world needs to drastically cut its carbon emissions by 2050 to head off...
2019-09-18 UN Environment Chief Inger Andersen: 'The solutions are there' In her role as of the new head of the United Nations Environment Program, D...
2019-09-05 Climate crisis: Is travel writing — or even traveling — still morally legitimate? As we grapple with climate change, travel journalist Paul Sullivan consider...
2019-08-28 The global injustice of the climate crisis Countries that are least responsible for causing climate change are the one...
2019-08-22 Climate change: What Germany can learn from the Netherlands With Germany set to miss its climate goals by a wide margin, a solution mig...
2019-08-12 Do vegans help prevent climate change? If you want to save the world, go veggie seems to be the motto. But even th...
2019-08-08 IPCC report: The world gets hungrier, but the land is exhausted – from us and from climate change The UN's scientific body on climate change highlights in a new report the s...
2019-08-04 Will it soon be too late to save the climate? The quantity of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere keeps increasing. The Ea...
2019-08-01 Sour grapes: Climate change pushing wine regions farther north Global warming is fast becoming a concern for the wine industry. But while ...
2019-07-22 Tel Aviv museum showcases climate change solutions The "Fridays for Future" protests have reinvigorated the debate on climate ...
2019-07-15 World hunger continues to rise due to conflict, climate change, says UN report Conflict, climate change and weak economic growth are leaving more people w...
2019-07-11 Is Netflix bad for the environment? How streaming video contributes to climate change Driving an electric car, choosing train travel or using less plastic — we k...
2019-07-06 Opinion: Russia frozen on climate change Vladimir Putin has talked about global warming's toll as Siberia's Irkutsk ...
2019-06-28 Climate research on the high, warming seas On a voyage from Antarctica to the German port of Bremerhaven, a team of sc...
2019-06-20 The role of the business sector in tackling the climate crisis We can't reach the Paris Agreement climate goals without business on board....
2019-06-20 Climate change a threat to tourism in Spain Climate change is hitting Spain harder than most other European nations. Dr...
2019-06-13 Climate action: Can we change the climate from the grassroots up? The past couple of years will likely go down in history as the ones when cl...
2019-06-11 Europe's seas to lose almost a third of life due to climate change: report Europe's waters are expected to lose 30% of their already vulnerable ocean ...
2019-06-04 Germany pushes climate change as security risk Floods, drought and mass migration: all factors why Germany has made the UN...
2019-05-31 Net-zero by 2050: What does it mean? The EU is expected to commit to going carbon neutral. But what will net-zer...
2019-05-24 Psychology behind climate inaction: How to beat the 'doom barrier' Despite the urgency of a "climate emergency" we're nowhere near fulfilling ...
2019-05-17 Meet the athletes taking action on climate change Basketball, ice climbing, swimming and surfing — professional athletes are ...
2019-05-15 The plastic crisis isn't just ugly — it's fueling global warming Plastic, as we know, is everywhere. In waterways, in animals, even in our f...
2019-05-06 Why biodiversity loss hurts humans as much as climate change A UN-backed report says a million species are at risk of extinction, and wa...
2019-04-24 Fighting climate change by tackling food waste One-third of all food worldwide ends up in the garbage, with industrialized...
2019-04-11 Building walls to keep climate refugees out As the planet heats up, homes are becoming uninhabitable and people are on ...
2019-04-04 Weather forecasters put climate change on their maps There was a time when weather presenters were all about rain, sunshine and ...
2019-03-07 God and the Earth: Evangelical take on climate change Conservative Christians have long opposed climate science, saying human ind...
2019-03-06 The women left to face climate change and overfishing alone Senegalese coastal villages are affected by climate change and overfishing....
2019-02-17 Climate change a threat to world order, Munich Security Conference hears Few delegates at the Munich Security Conference showed up to discuss climat...
2019-02-07 Hard-hit by climate change, Bangladesh finds solution in floating gardens Bangladesh is on the front line of climate change, as its low-lying delta f...
2019-02-06 Berlin students fight to get climate change onto lesson plans Are schools equipping kids with the skills to understand and deal with clim...
2019-01-31 Collective push against climate change more powerful than you'd think NASA scientist Peter Kalmus says small changes can make a big difference wh...
2019-01-18 Grassroots set to drive 2019 climate action as climate change deniers take center stage The environment needs help. When politicians out themselves as climate chan...
2018-12-21 Sicily's farmers go tropical in the face of climate change Climate change has slowly damaged traditional crops. Now farmers on the Ita...
2018-12-14 Climate change: Governments don't act? We do! From activists risking their liberty to block coal, to US businesses sticki...
2018-12-10 Climate protection: Germany falls farther behind A decade ago, Germany was a pioneer in fighting climate change via the expa...
2018-12-10 Is climate change killing us? Tackling climate change would reduce deaths from asthma, lung cancer, heart...
2018-12-03 Crunch time for the climate at the COP24 global warming conference There's a lot at stake at the UN climate conference in Poland. Delegates wi...
2018-11-23 Can Poland end its toxic relationship with coal? Poland, host of the upcoming COP24 climate conference, has long had a love ...
2018-11-20 Pipeline wars: Front line in the fight against climate change As new pipelines expand the flow of dirty fossil fuels globally, environmen...
2018-11-13 Climate change reduces male fertility, could help drive extinction Researchers are honing in on a little-studied but significant consequence o...
2018-11-06 Landslides and less snow. Climate change is altering the Bavarian Alps Germany's Alps are already contending with climate change and locals are fe...
2018-10-25 AI art: A game-changer in fighting climate change? Artificial intelligence is expected to transform our society in numerous wa...
2018-10-18 Could oil nation Norway help save the climate? The world may not be able to make necessary changes in time to limit rapid ...
2018-10-16 Should there be a 'meat tax' to fight climate change? Meat would actually cost about triple its current market price if we factor...
2018-10-15 Climate change could cause 'severe' global beer shortage Increasing droughts around the world may reduce barley yields, resulting in...
2018-10-09 6 things you can do to avoid climate catastrophe The UN has issued its starkest warning yet over climate change, but says it...
2018-10-03 Climate-induced sea-level rise to worsen tsunami impacts In the wake of the latest tsunami to hit the Indonesian coast, research sho...
2018-10-01 Climate change panel vets landmark global warming report Scientists fear potential Trump administration obstruction as top climate c...
2018-09-24 Germany's coastal lowlands under the shadow of climate change Much of Germany's North Sea coast is low enough to put it at risk from the ...
2018-09-19 Climate change prompts Berlin to rethink water strategy Climate change and a growing population are prompting Germany's capital, Be...
2018-09-11 Farmers in Germany feel the heat of climate change German farmers are no strangers to the elements, but this summer has brough...
2018-09-06 Paris Agreement: What needs to happen for climate action to succeed? Negotiators are meeting in Bangkok to carry forward implementation of the g...
2018-08-31 Climate change takes a toll on our minds, too We often think about the impact of climate change in physical terms – extre...
2018-08-31 Water and climate change: 'Era of stable abundance is over' As World Water Week draws to a close, water and climate expert Jens Berggre...
2018-08-24 Climate change sets the world on fire In 2017, parts of Europe, Canada and the US were ravaged by wildfires on an...
2018-08-06 Domino effect could heat up Earth by 5 degrees Celsius — despite Paris climate deal Even if the Paris agreement is successfully implemented, the planet could s...
2018-07-31 Climate change and farming: 'Unpredictability is here to stay' In many parts of the world, droughts are getting longer, more intense and m...
2018-07-30 Current heat waves are linked to climate change, scientists confirm Climate change has made the extremely high temperatures in Europe more than...
2018-07-24 Climate change: 'Fake news,' real fallout The science of climate change is complex, and in the era of "fake news," th...
2018-07-20 Climate change already affecting German farmers In Germany, some like it hot — this summer's unusually hot, sunny weather, ...
2018-06-11 Climate change strips nutrients from food crops Environmental changes are posing a serious threat to production and nutriti...
2018-05-25 Families hit by climate change sue the EU A group of families have filed a lawsuit against the European Union for fai...
2018-05-18 To save species, limit global warming In the battle to save threatened species from extinction, a new study has f...
2018-04-27 Battling climate change with few resources: The fight of Mozambique's coastal cities Adapting to the impacts of climate change is expensive. How can poorer regi...
2018-04-25 'Climate change is making us stronger' — Resilient Bolivian women adapt to global warming In rural Bolivia, making a sustainable living is becoming difficult for sma...
2018-04-11 Climate change and extreme weather: Science is proving the link Pinning down blame for complex weather events isn't straightforward. But cu...
2018-03-23 Germany to revive climate change, phase out glyphosate New German Environment Minister Svenja Schulze from the Social Democrats is...
2018-03-14 Climate change threatens half of wildlife in biodiversity hotspots, study says A new study by WWF predicts drastic consequences for animal species around ...
2018-03-01 Hydropower supply dries up with climate change Water power is the largest renewable energy source in the world, but some p...
2018-02-06 Could soils help save the climate? Soils are a double-edged climate sword. They are huge reservoirs of organic...
2018-01-09 Four climate change lawsuits to watch in 2018 Did you know it's possible to take legal action to fight global warming? Ev...
2017-12-28 2017: The year climate change hit The devastating effects of climate change are becoming apparent — and the w...
2017-12-22 You won't stop climate change on your own — demand action! Most of us do things every day that contribute to climate change, and chang...
2017-12-05 In Senegal and West Africa, villages fight climate change Across western Africa, people in rural communities are taking the future in...
2017-11-21 Ocean acidification: climate change's evil twin A recent report shows rising CO2 levels in the atmosphere are about to make...
2017-11-20 To combat climate change, increase women's participation How can you beat climate change with only half the world's population? Gend...
2017-11-15 Who fights hardest for the climate? Many countries like to portray themselves as greener than they actually are...
2017-11-15 The world at 3 degrees: What it means for five cities From rising sea levels to megastorms and drought, how five cities around t...
2017-11-14 New generation of climate entrepreneurs: 10 young innovators tackling climate change What if tackling climate change and promoting sustainable economic developm...
2017-11-08 Climate change in Fiji as seen through the eyes of an Instagramer Fiji was once synonymous with a tropical paradise. But global warming and s...
2017-11-01 Climate change is happening — but it's not game-over yet Global warming isn't just an environmental problem — it will affect every a...
2017-10-24 Ganges under threat from climate change The river Ganges holds deep religious and ritualistic significance for Indi...
2017-10-20 Hollywood to the rescue: Can pop culture fight climate change? "Cli-fi" movies are turning global warming into apocalyptic drama, but the ...
2017-09-28 Climate change burden unfairly borne by world's poorest countries A flood of climate refugees could be imminent unless the richer nations do ...
2017-09-21 Climate change, mass tourism threaten Alps A group of mountain researchers hiked the length of the Alps this summer, r...
2017-08-01 Climate change increases suicide in India as crops fail, study says Climate change is likely to have contributed to a 7 percent spike in the su...
2017-07-14 Having fewer children: A solution for climate change? The best personal choices to reduce our individual contribution to climate ...
2017-07-11 Climate tipping points are now imminent, scientists warn Around 13,000 researchers have called for urgent action to slow down the cl...
2017-07-11 Climate change: 2018 set to be one of hottest ever years Global temperatures are set to far overshoot an international target to lim...
2017-07-11 Climate change action in China is 'about science and not politics' After COP24, there are big questions remaining about the global response to...
2017-07-11 Climate change: Majority of Germans support ditching Christmas lights As part of efforts to combat climate change, a majority of Germans say they...
2017-07-11 Germany: Climate activists occupy coal mine, power plants Environmental campaigners are angry at the government's continued extractio...
2017-07-11 Germany ready to spend €75 billion to tackle climate change by 2030: report Germany's finance minister said failure to secure a "convincing solution" m...
2017-07-11 China and US agree to cooperate and strengthen dialogue on climate change China and the US have expressed willingness to cooperate and strengthen dia...
2017-07-11 Germans most worried about refugees, climate change Climate change has made the biggest jump towards the top of a monthly surve...
2017-07-11 Germany Boosts Investment in Climate Change Research The UN climate panel has issued its strongest ever warning about global war...
2017-07-11 Germany needs better climate policy, Merkel says from flooded region — as it happened The death toll following the devastating flooding in western Germany has ri...
2017-07-11 Climate change: 2020 ties 2016 as hottest year on record A warm winter and autumn have made the previous year the hottest ever recor...
2017-07-11 Climate Change as Frightening as Science Fiction Movie Proof of humans' impact on warming the earth's atmosphere is unequivocal, a...
2017-07-11 Climate change: Greenhouse gas emissions decline in cities from Berlin to New York Over two dozen of the world's largest cities have seen emissions decrease o...
2017-07-11 Climate change poses dire challenges for Bangladesh Bangladesh is one of the countries most vulnerable to climate change. Extre...
2017-07-11 Climate change could make South Asia too hot for human survival by 2100 Global warming scientists have warned that heat levels in South Asia, home ...
2017-07-11 Climate change: Scrap new fossil fuel projects to reach net-zero, says IEA The International Energy Agency says in a new report that ending investment...
2017-07-11 In Paris, top officials warn climate change poses major security threat Ahead of December's climate change conference, experts have warned about th...
2017-07-11 Climate change the culprit behind 2016 record heat: study Last year's record temperatures would not have been possible without climat...
2017-07-11 Can the EU's climate change plan work in Southeast Asia? The EU has earmarked millions of euros for supporting climate friendly deve...
2017-07-11 For Afghan farmers, climate change is 'god's will' Climate change is having a huge impact on Afghanistan's agriculture-based s...
2017-07-11 EU Urged to Take Lead on Battling Climate Change At a summit starting Thursday, the European Union will seek to thrash out a...
2017-07-11 Italy plans mandatory climate change lessons for schools Ocean pollution, sustainable living and green mathematics aren't typical sc...
2017-07-11 Climate change: EU bank to stop fossil fuel lending One of the world's biggest public lenders has said it will stop financing f...
2017-07-11 France: MPs rally behind bill enshrining climate change protections in constitution French lawmakers in the lower house of parliament have approved a measure t...
2017-07-11 UK: Archbishop of Canterbury apologizes for comparing climate change to Holocaust The most senior cleric in the Church of England apologized for having compa...
2017-07-11 Climate change threatens future of all children: UN report No country is doing enough to protect children from the impact of climate c...
2017-07-11 Climate change: Energy-linked CO2 emissions hit record high in 2018 The world has seen an "extraordinary increase" in energy demand last year, ...
2017-07-11 China, US to set up joint working group on climate change — report After reportedly testy meetings in Alaska, the official Xinhua news agency ...
2017-07-11 Climate change: UN chief Guterres decries 'fading' global efforts Political efforts to cool climate change are "fading" as things get worse, ...
2017-07-11 Catholic Church leaders call for global agreement on climate change Catholic Church leaders from around the world have called for global agreem...
2017-07-11 Germany's average temperature has risen 1.5 degrees: report A new report has revealed the extent to which Germany has already been affe...
2017-07-11 G-20 leaders make no promises over climate change World leaders have failed to set a firm date for achieving carbon neutralit...
2017-07-11 COP26: What is India doing to combat climate change? Despite several steps in a positive direction, India's efforts are widely s...
2017-07-11 Climate change - 'Asia is paying for the West's emissions' Progressive global warming will have an outsized effect on countries in Asi...
2017-07-11 Turkey ratifies Paris climate change agreement as last G20 country The Turkish parliament has ratified the Paris Agreement on climate change m...
2017-07-11 US: Joe Biden signs climate directives, announces April summit The president said climate change posed an "existential threat" to humanity...
2017-07-11 Climate change protests: Marches worldwide ahead of UN talks As part of a fresh round of global climate protests, demonstrations are tak...
2017-07-11 G7 final communique calls for new COVID origin probe, pledges 1 billion vaccines — as it happened On the final day of the summit in Cornwall, England, G7 leaders made pledge...
2017-07-11 Climate change: EU-backed study shows alarming state of oceans Ocean temperatures and water levels are continuing to rise as a result of h...
2017-07-11 Russia unveils plan to 'use the advantages' of climate change Russia has published an action plan to mitigate risks associated with prese...
2017-07-11 UN chief urges food systems change amid climate change threat UN head Antonio Guterres has said the world needs to change its food priori...
2017-07-11 Climate change: Millions of hectares of tropical forest destroyed in 2018 A study found that the world lost an area of tropical forest roughly the si...
2017-07-11 Climate change: A catalyst for conflict African ranchers are forced to seek new pastures after traditional grazing ...
2017-07-11 Climate change: Skeptics and believers Isaac and Hasnaa are both in their late 20s and they are both passionate ab...
2017-07-11 Plant-based diets needed to limit climate change Major changes to diet and farming are needed to allow the Earth to keep fee...
2017-07-11 Pandemic, climate change and conflict fuel sharp rise in global hunger Nearly 50 countries are dealing with serious hunger levels as 320 million p...
2017-07-11 Amazon's Jeff Bezos pledges $10 billion to combat climate change While the Bezos Earth Fund initiative was applauded by many, critics have q...
2017-07-11 IPCC: Nations vet solutions to climate crisis The world is "sleepwalking to climate catastrophe," the head of the UN has ...
2017-07-11 Germany to double donation for UN climate change fund The pledge comes ahead of a major UN climate conference. Donations to the U...
2017-07-11 EU plans energy tax to combat climate change Climate protection is high on the public agenda and EU finance ministers wa...
2017-07-11 IPCC report: World reacts to ominous climate warning World leaders and climate activists are in agreement that something has to ...
2017-07-11 UN chief: Climate change near 'point of no return' Antonio Guterres has taken the world's major economies to task for not "pul...
2017-07-11 EU summit: COVID, climate change top second-day agenda EU leaders have hailed the introduction of a bloc-wide COVID pass to allow ...
2017-07-11 Climate change: EU to seek stricter car emissions cut by 2030 A day after the UN warned the world was "running out time" on climate chang...
2017-07-11 UN rights body: Climate change could be grounds for asylum The announcement follows a ruling against a Kiribati man seeking asylum in ...
2017-07-11 Climate Change: The World's Greatest Challenge Climate change and global warming have steadily risen to the top of the wor...
2017-07-11 Australia's 'greatest threat' is climate change, warn officials The government must commit resources to fight the most pressing "danger" of...
2017-07-11 US and China commit to working together on climate change The joint statement follows a trip to Shanghai by US climate envoy John Ker...
2017-07-11 Germany urged to tackle climate change with speed limits Germany's environment agency has called for the government to bring in a ra...
2017-07-11 Heat wave 3 degrees hotter due to climate change: scientists A rapid study by European scientists has revealed the impact of man-made gl...
2017-07-11 5 best climate change articles for the layperson Covering economy, society, science and industry, these essays represent som...
2017-07-11 Climate Change: November was hottest on record, says EU's Copernicus The past month was on average the hottest November on record for the world,...
2017-07-11 Germany and France agree on climate cooperation with China Chancellor Angela Merkel has spoken to the presidents of China and France, ...
2017-07-11 Climate change: Why it is now or never for India A new UN report has warned that climate change repercussions for India will...
2017-07-11 How climate change is aggravating Pakistan's water crisis The Germanwatch think tank says in its latest climate risk report that Paki...
2017-07-11 Greta Thunberg, Luisa Neubauer demand Merkel 'be brave' on climate change The activists have been at the forefront of the youth-led global Fridays fo...
2017-07-11 Pakistan: Climate change, environmental problems put government in a bind Environmentalists say Pakistan is particularly vulnerable to the effects of...
2017-07-11 Most Germans support drastic climate change measures As climate change concerns grow, a new survey has found most Germans suppor...
2017-07-11 UN says climate change threatens global security The United Nations Security Council has for the first time admitted that gl...
2017-07-11 Climate change: Thousands form a human chain in Brussels Belgian citizens have been raising awareness for a greener planet at a "Uni...
2017-07-11 German farmer sues Volkswagen over climate change An organic farmer claims emissions from Volkswagen contributed to climate c...
2017-07-11 Climate change: Oceans hotter than ever before, new study reveals Ocean waters hit their highest temperature ever last year, and the rate at ...
2017-07-11 Climate change triggers disasters, threatens millions – UN At least 7,348 disasters had occurred between 2000 and 2019, affecting 4.2 ...
2017-07-11 Climate change: IPCC warns India of extreme heat waves, droughts India will likely face irreversible impacts of climate change, with increas...
2017-07-11 US billionaires call for new 'wealth tax' to fight climate change Twenty of the wealthiest people in the US have urged the next president to ...
2017-07-11 No child will escape the impact of climate change: UNICEF Children from India, Philippines and several African countries were "extrem...
2017-07-11 UN chief says world is 'way off course' on climate change As nations gathered in Katowice, Poland for the COP24 climate conference, U...
2017-07-11 CO2 levels hit new record high in 2017 The warming effect of greenhouse gases has increased 41 percent since 1990,...
2017-07-11 Climate change forces 20 million people to flee each year, says Oxfam Climate-related catastrophes like floods and forest fires are driving milli...
2017-07-11 Climate protection: Where do the EU's right-wing populists stand? The EU's right-wing populists generally have little interest in climate pro...
2017-07-11 Oceans losing oxygen due to climate emergency The "deoxygenation" of oceans is having disastrous consequences for sea lif...
2017-07-11 Greta Thunberg tells US lawmakers 'listen to scientists' on climate change Speaking to the US Congress, the teenage climate activist has urged lawmake...
2017-07-11 UN: Climate change threatens over 100 million people in Africa Africa accounts for less than 4% of greenhouse gas emissions, but is projec...
2017-07-11 Planting 1 trillion trees could stop climate change, argues study Planting a massive number of trees is the most effective way to combat glob...
2017-07-11 Iceland holds ceremony for first glacier lost to climate change Iceland has been commemorating the loss of Okjokull with the prime minister...
2017-07-11 Tesla changes stance on Bitcoin amid climate concerns The price of Bitcoin took a tumble after Elon Musk said Tesla would no long...
2017-07-11 Global climate change protests kick off as UN talks in Bangkok stall Climate advocacy group "350" has organized international protests to coinci...
2017-07-11 UN climate change panel urges fast action on emissions The UN panel on climate change has warned that governments must act fast if...
2017-07-11 Climate change: Cost of weather disasters surged in 2021 The 10 most expensive weather disasters of 2021 caused more than $170 billi...
2017-07-11 Climate change: New Zealand passes 'zero carbon' law New Zealand has passed a law that aims to make the country almost carbon ne...
2017-07-11 Angela Merkel discusses climate change, refugees and legacy in DW interview German Chancellor Angela Merkel reflected on climate change, refugee policy...
2017-07-11 German climate law is partly unconstitutional, top court rules Germany will have to improve its emissions targets from 2031 following a co...
2017-07-11 G20 summit: World leaders agree on climate deal Leaders have agreed on a climate deal similar to the one struck in Argentin...
2017-07-11 G20 leaders endorse global tax rate deal, wrangle over vaccines, climate change Leaders of G20 nations endorsed a landmark deal to establish a global minim...
2017-07-11 Coronavirus puts Arctic climate change research on ice Coronavirus lockdowns have been touted on social media as helping to fight ...
2017-07-11 IPCC report: Germany calls for global action on climate change German politicians reacted to the newly released IPCC report by urging dras...
2017-07-11 Germany to raise taxes on high-emission cars for climate change As part of its climate change reforms, the German government is set to alte...
2017-07-11 Migration more worrying than climate change for Europeans: survey While climate change is growing in the public consciousness, migration is s...
2017-07-11 Climate change poses national security risks, US agencies warn The US government has predicted that climate change will exacerbate geopoli...
2017-07-11 China and Europe talk climate change, human rights and business China's Xi Jinping, Germany's Angela Merkel and France's Emmanuel Macron we...
2017-07-11 UN: Pandemic did not slow advance of climate change The results of the United in Science 2021 report are an "alarming appraisal...
2017-07-11 Climate change - India battles to balance economy and environment India is at the top of the list of nations expected to be worst hit by the ...
2017-07-11 French court rules France must do more on climate change Judges hold the French state responsible for policy failures. The NGOs who ...
2017-07-11 Fridays for Future: Thousands rally across Germany — live updates School students around the world have returned to the streets for a global ...
2017-07-11 Why religious narratives are crucial to tackling climate change Environmental changes like global warming are menacing the entire ecosystem...
2017-07-11 Climate change causes Australia to downgrade Great Barrier Reef's outlook The world's largest coral reef system is now anticipated to be in "very poo...
2017-07-11 German court dismisses climate change challenge to Merkel A court in Germany has dismissed a lawsuit filed by three farming families ...
2017-07-11 British Parliament declares 'climate change emergency' Lawmakers have approved a motion requiring the government to make proposals...
2017-07-11 Climate change: Germany cuts carbon emissions by 6.3% in 2019 EU carbon pricing policies and the decommissioning of coal-powered plants a...
2017-07-11 New Australian government ups 2030 climate target in policy turnaround Australia has felt severe impacts from climate change in recent years, but ...
2017-07-11 Fact check: Why climate change is real Some people still doubt the existence of climate change and question whethe...
2017-07-11 Climate change costing Germany billions of euros a year A new study shows weather catastrophes triggered by climate change have cos...
2017-07-11 Africa: Rich nations pledge funds at climate crisis summit Africa generates less than 3% of all greenhouse gas emissions, but experts ...
2017-07-11 'Fridays for Future' activists protest climate change around the globe As many as 36,000 people gathered in Berlin for demonstrations that were pa...
2017-06-20 Deadly heat waves set to surge due to climate change Killer heat due to global warming means much of the planet faces rising fat...
2017-06-19 How climate change is increasing forest fires around the world Have wildfires increased globally over recent years? And if so, is global w...
2017-06-14 Why is the Arctic melting faster than the Antarctic? A recent report says the Arctic may be ice-free by 2040. The Antarctic is a...
2017-06-08 Climate change: A simmering threat to our ocean Plastic pollution and overfishing may currently be in the headlines. But ri...
2017-05-05 10 incredible things climate change will do Climate change will bring some surprising effects: Bumpy plane rides, great...
2017-04-21 Four climate change myths, debunked Some people are skeptical that human activity is driving global warming. We...
2017-04-17 Climate change taking big bite out of alpine glaciers Across the Alps, glaciers have lost half their volume since 1900. And there...
2017-03-23 Climate change makes weather extremes the new normal On World Meteorological Day, DW provides an overview of how global warming ...
2017-03-21 Peru floods in line with climate change models, says climatologist Mojib Latif Peru is being hit by devastating flooding. Is it a natural weather cycle or...
2017-02-22 Can Australia's wicked heat wave convince climate change deniers? Sydney's sweltering recent record high of 47 degrees Celsius has brought th...
2017-01-09 Info-film: Our health and climate change As the climate changes, so do the risks to our health. Not only are disease...
2016-11-16 Citizens across the world are suing their governments over climate change Did you know it's possible to take legal action to fight global warming? Eu...
2016-11-02 How a rapper is tackling climate change Baba Brinkman is a Canadian rapper who sings about climate change. His song...
2016-10-11 Five of the world's biggest environmental problems These five megatrends present major global threats for planet Earth — probl...
2016-09-06 Why the ocean is key to climate protection The World Conservation Congress - the largest environment decision-making f...
2016-08-11 Overshadowed by climate change Climate change is a ubiquitous threat to species around world. But research...
2016-07-01 Mauritius braces itself for climate change President of Mauritius Ameenah Gurib-Fakim tells DW how her island nation i...
2016-06-30 Climate change is making our summers more extreme Scientists have been able to more directly link extreme weather, like the f...
2016-06-02 COP24: Africans expect real action on climate change If climate change and global warning continue unabated, then Africa’s futur...
2016-06-02 SIPRI: Climate change hinders peacebuilding in Mali The research group SIPRI has identified a link between climate change and e...
2016-06-02 Climate change drowning West African coastline Erosion and tidal surges are threatening fishing communities in West Africa...
2016-04-07 Five arresting images of climate change that are impossible to ignore The effects of climate change are becoming ever more visible. These compel...
2016-01-26 Humans postpone the next ice age through climate change - so what? Ice ages have shaped the global environment and human evolution. A recent s...
2015-12-15 10 things you can do to protect the climate With a new global agreement to guide governments toward climate protection,...
2015-11-30 Faces of climate change The words "climate change" have come to imply global havoc. But they also i...
2015-11-27 Climate talk: decoding the global warming jargon Decarbonization, emissions gap, loss and damage - does it all sound like Gr...
2015-11-26 What you need to know about climate change Climate change is one of the biggest challenges facing the world today - a...
2015-11-06 Climate change fuels Australia bushfire threat Although Australia has always lived with bushfire, climate change is expect...
2015-10-30 Climate change threatens Kenya's Turkana communities The Turkana people have persevered in an arid landscape, but weather in thi...
2015-10-20 Figueres: climate change is 'a shared responsibility' Can this week's climate talks in Bonn come up with a draft text for COP 21 ...
2015-09-23 Ontong Java: The sinking reality of climate change in the Pacific An exclusive photo essay tells the story of Ontong Java, a string of remote...
2015-06-19 Readers Skeptical of Climate Change With this week's climate talks in Bali wrapping up, readers responded to ou...
2015-06-15 Pope Francis takes on climate change The head of the Catholic Church is poised to focus on ecology in release of...
2014-08-12 Is climate change making us ill? More extreme and recurring heat periods and weather events, spreading disea...
2014-04-13 Climate experts sound the alarm Greenhouse gas emissions are increasing and with it the danger of global ca...
2014-02-17 Why don't we want to hear about climate change? Despite powerful evidence that climate change threatens our economies, our ...
2013-11-05 Is climate change a security risk? Is climate change a security risk? This award-winning podcast is for those ...
2013-10-15 How climate change is reshaping societies On the island of Kiribati, climate change has heightened social tensions an...
2013-08-09 Climate change threatens Africa's Masai Persistent droughts have forced Masai cattle herds to the brink of starvati...
2013-05-28 ‘People aren’t responsible for climate change’ Climate change skeptics argue that humans are not to blame for climate chan...
2013-04-18 Is climate change taking a break? The cold start into spring has made people in parts of Europe wonder if the...
2011-03-08 Climate change debate must include women's voices, campaigners say The debate over climate change is often dominated by carbon credits and emi...
2010-08-17 Psychology of fighting climate change often ignored, experts say Though much is known about climate change, efforts to fight it remain patch...
2009-09-16 Climate change affects the poor most, scientist says With an eye to the climate change conference in Copenhagen, Deutsche Welle ...
2009-08-31 Climate change calls for adaptation, says UN As researchers predict substantial changes to the environment because of gl...
2008-12-29 German Scientist Warns Climate Change Accelerating Climate change is happening more rapidly than anyone though possible, the G...
2007-05-25 Dossier: Combating Climate Change As the effects of climate change from greenhouse gas emissions become more ...
2006-11-16 Can Carbon Capture Stop Climate Change? Anxiety about global warming has fuelled research into a whole range of new...
2006-11-15 Germany in Top Five Countries Fighting Climate Change Germany's Environment Minister Sigmar Gabriel addresses the UN Climate Chan...
2004-07-23 Digging for Answers to Climate Change EU scientists working on the research project PROMESS1 have dug deep into t...