350 articles from Deutsche Welle.

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2021-12-01 El Salvador: Fighting climate change in everyday life El Salvador is the smallest country in Central America and has one of the highes...
2021-11-25 Carbon sinks: How nature helps fight climate change Smoking industrial chimneys, exhaust fumes, fires in the Amazon — yearly carbon ...
2021-11-14 COP26: World leaders fail to honor climate pledge At first, negotiators at the COP26 climate talks in Glasgow wanted a faster phas...
2021-11-11 Climate change one of the greatest threats to human health Countries are slowly acknowledging the link between climate change and human hea...
2021-11-09 Climate Change Performance Index: Scandinavians top of the class Developments in renewable energy expansion, climate policy and a coal phase-out ...
2021-11-07 Angela Merkel discusses climate change, refugees and legacy in DW interview A clearly relaxed, smiling Angela Merkel sat down in the Berlin Chancellery to t...
2021-11-03 COP26: ′One of the whitest′ climate conferences in years, say environmentalists A catalog of mistakes means that representatives from the Global South have foun...
2021-11-02 UK: Archbishop of Canterbury apologizes for comparing climate change to Holocaust The Archbishop of Canterbury on Monday said he was "unequivocally" sorry for sug...
2021-11-02 Climate change in 11 charts World leaders are meeting for the 26th time to address the causes and effects of...
2021-10-31 COP26: World leaders meet to keep planet from heating drastically Before a two-week United Nations climate conference started on Sunday, leaders f...
2021-10-31 G-20 leaders make no promises over climate change After the weekend's summit of heads of state from the world's 20 largest economi...
2021-10-30 G20 leaders endorse global tax rate deal, wrangle over vaccines, climate change Heads of the world's leading economies began the G20 summit in Rome on Saturday ...
2021-10-28 COP26: What is India doing to combat climate change? When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends the UN Climate Change Conferenc...
2021-10-26 UN says national climate targets ′fall far short′ "The heat is on" is the title of the new Emissions Gap Report published on Tuesd...
2021-10-25 Ahead of COP26, focus turns to climate finance Climate experts have stressed that the upcoming UN climate conference, COP26, is...
2021-10-22 Climate change poses national security risks, US agencies warn US President Joe Biden's administration sounded the alarm about the worsening cl...
2021-10-20 Climate crisis: Why do we need COP anyway? It's nearly time that the Conference of the Parties (COP), the supreme decision-...
2021-10-19 UN: Climate change threatens over 100 million people in Africa A new report from the United Nations on Tuesday highlighted Africa's "disproport...
2021-10-14 Pandemic, climate change and conflict fuel sharp rise in global hunger World hunger was set to end by 2030 — that was a goal set by United Nations in 2...
2021-10-06 Turkey ratifies Paris climate change agreement as last G20 country Turkey's parliamentarians on Wednesday unanimously approved the 2015 Paris Agree...
2021-09-24 UN chief urges food systems change amid climate change threat UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the world needs to change how it make...
2021-09-23 Are US Republicans finally waking up to the climate crisis? In February, 25 Republican lawmakers got together in Utah, to meet youth party m...
2021-09-23 German election and climate change: What are the parties′ pledges In a year of devastating floods, record heat waves, and the Constitutional Court...
2021-09-22 Climate change: EU-backed study shows alarming state of oceans The state of the world's oceans is worsening, according to an environmental repo...
2021-09-16 UN: Pandemic did not slow advance of climate change The UN released a report on Thursday warning that the COVID-19 pandemic has not ...
2021-09-09 Can Germany′s tourism industry adapt to climate change?  Before devastating floods swept across western Germany in mid-July, killing 184 ...
2021-09-09 Climate change and construction spell disaster for the Himalayas At first, no one noticed the water lapping angrily at the riverbank. Reena Bhale...
2021-09-02 China and US agree to cooperate and strengthen dialogue on climate change The US and China appear to be seeking common ground when it comes to tackling gl...
2021-08-30 Amid Taliban takeover, climate change could drive conflict Forty years of conflict have left many Afghans on the edge of survival — and hig...
2021-08-23 German floods: Climate change made heavy rains in Europe more likely Scientists have shown that the deadly floods that devastated northern Europe in ...
2021-08-20 No child will escape the impact of climate change: UNICEF Close to one billion children were classified as "extremely high-risk" with the ...
2021-08-10 Climate change: IPCC warns India of extreme heat waves, droughts India will suffer more frequent and intense heat waves, extreme rainfall events ...
2021-08-09 IPCC report: Germany calls for global action on climate change Germany's Development Minister Gerd Mueller said a major global effort was requi...
2021-08-09 IPCC report: ′Reality check′ as widespread climate changes rapidly intensify Carbon pollution has risen to such extremes that a key threshold in the fight to...
2021-08-09 IPCC report: World reacts to ominous climate warning Activists, world leaders and civil society responded on Monday to the new ominou...
2021-07-28 Climate tipping points are now imminent, scientists warn Thousands of scientists reiterated calls for immediate action over the climate c...
2021-07-22 How do you insure yourself against climate change? Many people in Germany were blindsided by the heavy rains and deadly flooding th...
2021-07-21 Climate change, migration: How Merkel’s potential successors measure up In September 2021, Germany will elect a new federal parliament, and change chanc...
2021-07-21 Climate change spares no country, poor or rich, says Amitav Ghosh For Amitav Ghosh, nature is an intricate part of storytelling. The Indian author...
2021-07-18 Germany needs better climate policy, Merkel says from flooded region — as it happened This article was last updated at 22:22 UTCHannah Cloke, hydrology expert and pro...
2021-07-18 Scientists predict more extreme weather events in future Over 100 people are dead and many more are reported missing after deadly floods ...
2021-07-16 Opinion: The climate crisis can′t be stopped, we must adapt The extent of destruction and death wrought by Germany's recent floods is slowly...
2021-07-15 Is climate change fueling floods in Germany? At least 103 people were reported dead and dozens missing Friday in Germany, Bel...
2021-07-07 Study: Climate change made Pacific Northwest heat wave 150 times more likely When a heat wave began to scorch Canada and the US in late June — killing elderl...
2021-07-05 China and Europe talk climate change, human rights and business Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke of improving relations with Europe in a video...
2021-06-30 Fact check: Is China the main climate change culprit? The accusations keep cropping up when it comes to the debate around climate chan...
2021-06-28 Fact check: Is global warming merely a natural cycle? It's true that within its 4.5-billion-year history, planet Earth has experienced...
2021-06-13 G7 final communique calls for new COVID origin probe, pledges 1 billion vaccines — as it happened These live updates are now closed. To read more on how the three-day event unfol...
2021-06-13 G7 leaders pledge to tackle climate change — live updates This story was last updated at 1055 UTC/GMT.South African President Cyril Ramaph...
2021-05-26 Shell ordered to reduce CO2 emissions in watershed ruling A landmark judgment in The Hague has ruled that the oil giant Shell and its supp...
2021-05-25 EU summit: COVID, climate change top second-day agenda EU leaders turned their attention to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and the ur...
2021-05-21 Climate change: Is ecoguilt changing the way we travel? Tourism accounts for roughly 8% of global greenhouse gas emissions, and it's a s...
2021-05-20 Extreme weather displaces record numbers of people as temperatures rise Storms, floods, wildfires and droughts drove more than 30 million people from th...
2021-05-18 Climate change: Scrap new fossil fuel projects to reach net-zero, says IEA All future fossil fuel projects must be scrapped in order to meet the global tar...
2021-05-13 Tesla changes stance on Bitcoin amid climate concerns The US electric car manufacturer Tesla suspended its plans to accept Bitcoin as ...
2021-05-03 Video games get serious about climate change Dressed in a futuristic wetsuit that enables her to stay submerged for hours, di...
2021-04-29 German climate law is partly unconstitutional, top court rules Germany's Constitutional Court ruled Thursday that the country's 2019 climate pr...
2021-04-28 Climate collapse: The people who fear society is doomed When Typhoon Vamco battered the Philippines in November last year, unleashing a ...
2021-04-27 Tech needed to halt climate change still underdeveloped Global climate targets can only be reached with a major acceleration in clean-en...
2021-04-23 Biden climate summit: New pledges to cut emissions still fall short US President Joe Biden promised to halve his country's greenhouse gas emissions ...
2021-04-21 SIPRI: Climate change hinders peacebuilding in Mali A new report from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) h...
2021-04-18 US and China commit to working together on climate change The US and China, the world's biggest carbon polluters, said on Saturday that th...
2021-04-16 Germany and France agree on climate cooperation with China Chancellor Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron spoke to Chinese Presiden...
2021-04-06 Climate scientists, what keeps you up at night? What really makes this reporter's stomach churn thinking about climate change? T...
2021-03-31 Can the EU′s climate change plan work in Southeast Asia? After the European Union became a "strategic partner" of the Association of Sout...
2021-03-20 China, US to set up joint working group on climate change — report Despite media reports that little progress was made during the two-days of dialo...
2021-03-16 France: MPs rally behind bill enshrining climate change protections in constitution French members of parliament on Tuesday threw their support behind legislation t...
2021-02-26 How climate change paved the way to war in Syria "Syria serves as prime example for the impact of climate change on pre-existing ...
2021-02-11 How global warming can cause Europe′s harsh winter weather As Germans shiver through double-digit negative temperatures and more than 80 ce...
2021-02-03 French court rules France must do more on climate change A Parisian administrative court ruled Wednesday that the French government must ...
2021-01-27 US: Joe Biden signs climate directives, announces April summit US President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed a series of orders aimed at quelling ...
2021-01-26 Climate change puts pressure on failing Caribbean water supplies Noreen Nunez lives in a middle-class neighborhood that rises up a hillside in Tr...
2021-01-25 Climate change hit poorest countries hardest in 2019 Violent storms caused more damage than any other type of extreme weather in 2019...
2021-01-21 Deutsche Welle: Interactive web special on climate change and health "The connection between the climate crisis and human health is becoming increasi...
2021-01-19 Pandemic, climate change threaten global stability: WEF The scars of the COVID-19 pandemic will be visible for years with many of them m...
2021-01-14 Countries must ′urgently′ adapt to climate change, UN warns World leaders and businesses are not putting enough money into adapting to dange...
2021-01-13 Joe Biden′s climate pledges: Are they realistic? The past years have been a troubled time for the United States in matters of cli...
2021-01-11 Opinion: Tesla′s rise should cheer climate change campaigners Tesla's market value has risen over 750% in the past year, valuing the electric ...
2021-01-08 Climate change: 2020 ties 2016 as hottest year on record Last year was the hottest year on record, tying with 2016, the European Union's ...
2020-12-07 Climate Change: November was hottest on record, says EU′s Copernicus The world experienced the hottest November on record in 2020, while Europe has h...
2020-12-07 Climate Change Performance Index: How far have we come? In a repeat of 2019, the three top spots on this year's Climate Change Performan...
2020-12-02 New Zealand declares climate emergency The government of New Zealand declared a climate emergency on Wednesday, a symbo...
2020-11-30 European court orders countries to respond to lawsuit from young climate activists The European Court of Human Rights has told the governments of 33 industrialized...
2020-11-16 5 legal tactics environmentalists are using to fight climate change More than 700 climate lawsuits have been filed around the world since 2015, acco...
2020-10-12 Climate change triggers disasters, threatens millions – UN Climate change has spurred close to a doubling of natural disasters in the last ...
2020-10-01 Climate crisis: Is it time to ditch economic growth? It was only in the mid-20th century, in the wake of the shattering impact of Wor...
2020-09-30 Extinction crisis: ′The window of opportunity is closing′ Almost 40% of plants are at risk of extinction, scientists have warned.  A globa...
2020-09-28 Countries pledge to reverse destruction of nature after missing biodiversity targets Leaders from across the world have promised to turn environmental degradation ar...
2020-09-28 Countries pledge to reverse destruction of nature after missing biodiversity targets Leaders from across the world have promised to turn environmental degradation ar...
2020-09-28 Carbon capture: How can we remove CO2 from the atmosphere? The world is, on average, 1.1 degrees Celsius warmer today than it was in 1850. ...
2020-09-26 Germany: Climate activists occupy coal mine, power plants Around 150 climate activists entered the Garzweiler II brown coal mine in wester...
2020-09-25 Opinion: Global climate strikers take on inactive leaders Passing by a shop window recently, a giant photo of a young woman wearing an unc...
2020-09-25 Fridays for Future: Thousands rally across Germany — live updates Read more: ​​​​​​Climate strikers are back on the streetsAll times in GMT/UTC15:...
2020-09-24 How successful are international climate efforts? A clock that activists in New York recently turned into a countdown for catastro...
2020-09-22 5G in Africa set to bring green benefits — but not everywhere From money transfers and instant weather updates for farmers to apps that help r...
2020-09-21 ′Wildfires are climate fires′: How to talk about climate emergency, global heating   "These are not just wildfires, they are climate fires," Jay Inslee, Governor of ...
2020-09-16 Toxic ozone at ground level threatens food crops The alarming discovery of an increasing hole in the planet's ozone layer in 1985...
2020-09-15 2020 Booker Prize announces shortlist, highlights diversity This year's shortlisted nominations for the Booker Prize are unafraid to take on...
2020-09-14 Why cheap groceries will hurt us all in the long run Roughly €3 ($3.50) for half a kilo of meat, €2 for 10 eggs and less than a euro ...
2020-09-08 Pakistan: Climate change, environmental problems put government in a bind Torrential rainfall in Pakistan claimed more than 100 lives last week, while cau...
2020-09-07 Climate change: Major energy companies lag in green shift Only 10% of global energy utility companies are expanding their renewable energy...
2020-09-04 Trump and Biden: Little room for climate change in US election US President Donald Trump has undone many major pieces of climate policy during ...
2020-09-02 Vanessa Nakate: ′Many people are not yet aware of the dangers of climate change′ From Uganda and in her early 20s, Vanessa Nakate started protesting against clim...
2020-08-31 What fewer people on the planet would mean for the environment Shortly before he shot dead 22 mostly Hispanic people in El Paso, Texas, a littl...
2020-08-26 German cities dig deep to tap groundwater amid climate change Despite the lush, verdant nature that surrounds the German town of Ulrichstein, ...
2020-08-20 Greta Thunberg, Luisa Neubauer demand Merkel ′be brave′ on climate change German Chancellor Angela Merkel hosted Fridays for Future youth climate activist...
2020-08-18 In Europe, climate change brings new crops, new ideas With hotter summers, severe storms and prolonged dry spells in the forecast, the...
2020-08-04 Reindeer and their nomadic herders face climate change Biologist Egor Kirillin is on a special mission. Deep in the Siberian wilderness...
2020-07-15 Siberia′s heatwave ‘impossible′ without man-made climate change, study says The heatwave in Siberia this summer has caused temperatures soar as high as 38 d...
2020-06-30 Coronavirus and climate change: Collective action is the only way forward Human beings all over the world agreed to strict limitations to their rights whe...
2020-06-29 Morocco’s Endangered Oases - Climate Change in the Desert Halim Sbai says an oasis really is a paradise. But drought and desertification a...
2020-06-12 Germany to raise taxes on high-emission cars for climate change Germany's motor vehicle tax for new high-emissions vehicles is set to rise start...
2020-05-11 Coronavirus inspires cities to push climate-friendly mobility After weeks of strict coronavirus lockdown measures, businesses and schools in c...
2020-04-20 Disappearing Ice - Climate Change in the Antarctic Journalist Matthias Ebert traveled to the station to find out more about their r...
2020-04-12 Coronavirus puts Arctic climate change research on ice Every year 150 climate scientists fly far into the wilderness and bore deep into...
2020-04-02 NGOs fear COP26 postponement could scuttle climate change policy The UN's highly anticipated climate change conference, COP26, was officially pos...
2020-03-23 Corona stimulus plans overlook ′historic′ chance for climate crisis 2020 is meant to be a pivotal year in global efforts to turn the tide on climate...
2020-03-16 Climate change: Germany cuts carbon emissions by 6.3% in 2019 Germany's greenhouse gas emissions continued to decline last year, according to ...
2020-03-09 In denial: The spin machine upending the climate consensus "The Trump administration frequently asked us for advice," James Taylor, chief s...
2020-03-05 Coronavirus and climate change: A tale of two crises China, the world's biggest greenhouse gas polluter, has no plans to cut its emis...
2020-02-27 Climate change leads to more violence against women, girls Ntoya Sande was 13 years old when she got married — against her will. "I was sen...
2020-02-24 Why feeding cows better grass can help fight climate change DW: How does feeding cattle Napier grass help tackle climate change?Lutz Merbold...
2020-02-19 Climate change threatens future of all children: UN report The future of every child is at risk as nations across the world fail to curb th...
2020-02-18 Amazon′s Jeff Bezos pledges $10 billion to combat climate change Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos on Monday committed $10 billion of his fortune to set up a...
2020-02-16 Tackling climate change from Kyoto to Paris and beyond "It was tingling all the way to the end," said climate scientist and lawyer Herm...
2020-01-31 Could geoengineering projects help tackle climate change? Australia's bushfires have brought the devastating consequences of a warming wor...
2020-01-21 Davos braces for Trump-Greta showdown as climate change tops agenda Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg returns to the Swiss ski resort of Davos...
2020-01-21 UN rights body: Climate change could be grounds for asylum The UN Human Rights Committee has ruled for the first time that people fleeing t...
2020-01-15 WEF Risks Report ranks climate change as biggest global threat In its 15th Global Risks Report published on Wednesday, the World Economic Forum...
2020-01-14 Climate change: Oceans hotter than ever before, new study reveals The world's oceans are warmer than ever — and they are getting warmer faster, ac...
2020-01-14 Bundesliga: United against climate change? "Climate change and sustainability were not easy topics back then," remembers Ha...
2020-01-09 Germans most worried about refugees, climate change Asylum policy and climate change are the top concerns for Germans, according to ...
2020-01-08 Wildfires: Climate change and deforestation increase the global risk After months of extreme heat and drought in Australia, the fires finally came. A...
2020-01-06 Russia unveils plan to ′use the advantages′ of climate change The Russian government has unveiled a plan to adapt the country's economy and po...
2020-01-04 Opinion: We have to talk about the climate The whole situation is intractable. Adversaries have locked horns and it is impo...
2019-12-31 Climate solutions: Technologies to slow climate change It's a question that preys on our readers' minds: Can we invent our way out of c...
2019-12-27 2019: The year of climate consciousness Year on year, the climate news only seems to get worse. Temperature records are ...
2019-12-17 Five answers for kids concerned about climate change A lot of people are talking about climate change, and a lot of people are very w...
2019-12-12 Why are high emission countries lagging on climate protection? A drastic reduction in emissions is needed to avert catastrophic global warming....
2019-12-10 COP25: Who are the biggest climate winners and losers? A ranking of the world's most emission-intensive economies indicates who is work...
2019-12-09 Opinion: In times of climate change, panic rules "I want you to panic. I want you to feel the fear I feel every day. … I want you...
2019-12-08 Climate change: Thousands form a human chain in Brussels Some 2,400 people in Brussels held hands on Sunday to form a human chain as part...
2019-12-08 Climate change: Majority of Germans support ditching Christmas lights A majority of Germans say they would consider scaling down their Christmas light...
2019-12-07 Oceans losing oxygen due to climate emergency The oceans are losing oxygen due to climate change, with dire consequences for m...
2019-12-06 COP25: Protesters call for action at Madrid climate rally "Time for Action" is the motto of the United Nation's COP25 climate conference a...
2019-12-05 Germany urged to tackle climate change with speed limits Germany's Federal Environment Agency has urged the government to introduce speed...
2019-12-04 Germany among top three countries suffering most from extreme weather events To what extent have extreme weather events inflicted casualties and financial lo...
2019-12-02 Climate change forces 20 million people to flee each year, says Oxfam Over the past decade, climate-fuelled disasters drove over 20 million people a y...
2019-12-01 UN chief: Climate change near ′point of no return′ "We are confronted with a global climate crisis and the point of no return is no...
2019-11-29 Climate change protests: Marches worldwide ahead of UN talks Three days before the start of the UN climate conference in Madrid, people have ...
2019-11-28 ′Total economic transformation′ — getting from here to there on climate change In his 2012 science fiction novel, "News From Gardenia," author Robert Llewellyn...
2019-11-27 Coping with climate anxiety on a warming planet "What is dying in you?"The question would be difficult enough coming from a best...
2019-11-26 CO2 emissions gap: UN report warns of ′collective failure to act′ Signing up to the Paris Climate Agreement in 2015, world leaders agreed to limit...
2019-11-26 Germany′s average temperature has risen 1.5 degrees: report The average temperature in Germany rose 1.5 degrees Celsius between the years 18...
2019-11-23 Why religious narratives are crucial to tackling climate change The climate-change discourse is generally considered a Western concept in most I...
2019-11-14 Climate change: EU bank to stop fossil fuel lending The European Investment Bank (EIB) said on Thursday that its new energy lending ...
2019-11-14 Climate change has become a health emergency Pediatricians in New Delhi, India, say children's lungs are no longer pink, but ...
2019-11-07 Climate change: New Zealand passes ′zero carbon′ law New Zealand lawmakers on Thursday passed a "Zero Carbon" bill that it hopes will...
2019-11-07 Italy plans mandatory climate change lessons for schools All children in Italy will have to study climate change at school starting from ...
2019-11-06 Amitav Ghosh: What the West doesn′t get about the climate crisis When he was a boy, Amitav Ghosh always knew where pineapples came from. "They ca...
2019-11-05 Paris climate pledges ′far too little, too late′ Scientists are warning that climate change could soon reach a point of no return...
2019-10-31 German court dismisses climate change challenge to Merkel Berlin city-state's administrative court on Thursday dismissed a claim by farmer...
2019-10-31 German farmers sue government over climate change failures A legal case against the German government over climate change came before the B...
2019-10-25 Climate change reinforces inequalities - even in developed countries As drought, flooding and fires lay claim to headlines and landscapes across the ...
2019-10-22 Alaska: Climate change threatens indigenous traditions Teresa Hunter lives in Chuathbaluk, a Yup'ik village in the southwest of Alaska....
2019-10-16 How changes in our diet can help mitigate climate change October 16 marks World Food Day this year, a day celebrated every year by the Un...
2019-10-14 Europe′s black gas market fueling climate change Illegal importers in the European Union are raking in the money, says Alessandro...
2019-09-25 What is the IPCC and what does it do? Its findings influence governments, business leaders and even teenage protestors...
2019-09-25 IPCC climatologist Hans-Otto Pörtner: ′There is no time to wait′ The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has prepared a special repo...
2019-09-20 Is Germany too stingy to fund the fight against climate change? German officials have acknowledged that the government will not meet its emissio...
2019-09-19 Greta Thunberg tells US lawmakers ′listen to scientists′ on climate change Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg testified before the US Congress Wednesd...
2019-09-19 Cities key to tackling climate crisis – global climate group As cities pledge to plant more trees, ban diesel vehicles and make the switch to...
2019-09-18 UN Environment Chief Inger Andersen: ′The solutions are there′ At the start of this year, Danish economist and environmentalist Inger Andersen ...
2019-09-14 EU plans energy tax to combat climate change Finance ministers of the 28 European Union countries met in Helsinki on Friday t...
2019-09-13 Germany ready to spend €75 billion to tackle climate change by 2030: report Germany's governing coalition parties will meet Friday to discuss measures targe...
2019-09-05 Climate crisis: Is travel writing — or even traveling — still morally legitimate? It was while recently soaring 10,000 miles above Iceland's famously pulchritudin...
2019-08-30 Climate change causes Australia to downgrade Great Barrier Reef′s outlook The government agency that manages Australia's Great Barrier Reef on Friday down...
2019-08-28 The global injustice of the climate crisis For years now, environmentalists and scientists have been warning that poorer co...
2019-08-22 Climate change: What Germany can learn from the Netherlands Flanked by a team of ministers, German Chancellor Angela Merkel met with Dutch P...
2019-08-18 Iceland holds ceremony for first glacier lost to climate change Iceland has been commemorating the country's first glacier lost to climate chang...
2019-08-12 Do vegans help prevent climate change? To recognize lifestyle trends, take a look at the stock market. After going publ...
2019-08-08 IPCC report: The world gets hungrier, but the land is exhausted – from us and from climate change The earth's population is growing and, with it, consumption. This trend will onl...
2019-08-06 Migration more worrying than climate change for Europeans: survey Migration remains the top concern across the European Union, according to an EU ...
2019-08-04 Will it soon be too late to save the climate? This time, the warning came directly from Buckingham Palace in London. "I am fir...
2019-08-02 Heat wave 3 degrees hotter due to climate change: scientists Last month's record-shattering heat wave across much of Europe was likely up to ...
2019-08-01 Sour grapes: Climate change pushing wine regions farther north According to Roman legend, Bacchus, the Roman god of wine, traveled as far as In...
2019-08-01 Most Germans support drastic climate change measures A majority of people in Germany support taking drastic steps to combat climate c...
2019-07-22 Tel Aviv museum showcases climate change solutions Just a few days ago, the sizzling winds of the "sharav" desert storm swept acros...
2019-07-15 World hunger continues to rise due to conflict, climate change, says UN report The United Nations' goal to eradicate hunger by 2030 is a long way off. After a ...
2019-07-11 Is Netflix bad for the environment? How streaming video contributes to climate change Sending dozens of emails a day, making a quick call on WhatsApp, uploading some ...
2019-07-06 Opinion: Russia frozen on climate change With the devastating flood that has ravished the Irkutsk region in Siberia, Russ...
2019-07-04 Planting 1 trillion trees could stop climate change, argues study A report from Swiss scientists published on Thursday said an effective way to st...
2019-06-29 G20 summit: World leaders agree on climate deal World leaders attending the 2019 G20 summit in the Japanese city of Osaka on Sat...
2019-06-28 Climate research on the high, warming seas The sun burns down on the helicopter landing pad on board the Polarstern researc...
2019-06-24 US billionaires call for new ′wealth tax′ to fight climate change Several US billionaires have urged candidates running in the 2020 US presidentia...
2019-06-20 The role of the business sector in tackling the climate crisis It’s that time of the year when climate negotiators have come together in an att...
2019-06-20 Climate change a threat to tourism in Spain British economist Nicholas Stern said earlier this year there could be no doubt ...
2019-06-13 Climate action: Can we change the climate from the grassroots up? Alarming headlines regarding the climate crisis often overshadow positive action...
2019-06-11 Europe′s seas to lose almost a third of life due to climate change: report The Earth's oceans will lose 5% of marine animals globally for every degree of w...
2019-06-04 Germany pushes climate change as security risk German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas led a mantra among delegations from nations l...
2019-05-31 Net-zero by 2050: What does it mean? With the Paris Agreement in 2015, nearly 200 nations submitted plans to cut gree...
2019-05-24 Psychology behind climate inaction: How to beat the ′doom barrier′ DW:Why are we so reluctant to act to halt global warming?Per Espen Stoknes: We h...
2019-05-17 Meet the athletes taking action on climate change There's no doubting the fact that climate change and sport are intrinsically lin...
2019-05-15 The plastic crisis isn′t just ugly — it′s fueling global warming People are more aware than ever that plastic — one of the most ubiquitous produc...
2019-05-12 Climate change: UN chief Guterres decries ′fading′ global efforts Arriving in Auckland Sunday, Guterres said the world was "not on track" to confi...
2019-05-06 Why biodiversity loss hurts humans as much as climate change They are the tireless stewards of the air, water and land from which we live. Bu...
2019-05-01 British Parliament declares ′climate change emergency′ After a week and a half of protests in London by climate change activists, the B...
2019-04-25 Climate change: Millions of hectares of tropical forest destroyed in 2018 Humanity destroyed some 12 million hectares (30 million acres) of tropical fores...
2019-04-24 Fighting climate change by tackling food waste It's raining cats and dogs as Jonas Korn rescues baked goods from being thrown a...
2019-04-11 Building walls to keep climate refugees out Climate change is reshaping our world. Coastlines are creeping inland, deserts a...
2019-04-04 Weather forecasters put climate change on their maps Though it was a couple of years ago, weathercaster Anju Singh clearly recollects...
2019-03-26 Climate change: Energy-linked CO2 emissions hit record high in 2018 Global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from the production of energy reached a ne...
2019-03-07 God and the Earth: Evangelical take on climate change When Reverend Mitchell Hescox organized an environmental stewardship conference ...
2019-03-06 The women left to face climate change and overfishing alone Almata Diagne and four of her six children have taken cover from the sun beneath...
2019-02-26 Climate protection: Where do the EU′s right-wing populists stand? Right-wing populists are projected to make significant gains in the European Par...
2019-02-17 Climate change a threat to world order, Munich Security Conference hears School children might be taking to the streets to protest government inaction ac...
2019-02-07 Hard-hit by climate change, Bangladesh finds solution in floating gardens In summer 1988, a surging flood hit Bangladesh. Then, it was the worst the count...
2019-02-06 Berlin students fight to get climate change onto lesson plans Victoria Bederov tilts her head to one side and considers the question for a mom...
2019-01-31 Collective push against climate change more powerful than you′d think Peter Kalmus sits outside California's Pasadena City Hall in his electric car. H...
2019-01-18 Grassroots set to drive 2019 climate action as climate change deniers take center stage As negative superlatives and doomsday predictions have become the uncomfortable ...
2018-12-21 Sicily′s farmers go tropical in the face of climate change When Andrea Passanisi started cultivating mangoes and avocados in his family's v...
2018-12-18 Climate change action in China is ′about science and not politics′ What is the leading narrative on China's climate action? The truth is never blac...
2018-12-14 Climate change: Governments don′t act? We do! Averting catastrophic climate change is a task for the world. And the main playe...
2018-12-14 Climate change poses dire challenges for Bangladesh In August 2017, 6.8 million people in northwestern Bangladesh found their land a...
2018-12-10 Is climate change killing us? A man clutches his chest, coughing violently. Beside him, a woman clasps a hand ...
2018-12-10 Climate protection: Germany falls farther behind As greenhouse gas emissions increase, the Climate Change Performance Index 2019 ...
2018-12-03 UN chief says world is ′way off course′ on climate change UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres officially opened the COP24 summit in Pola...
2018-12-03 Crunch time for the climate at the COP24 global warming conference It was just three years ago. But the euphoric celebrations in Paris now seem a d...
2018-12-03 COP24: Africans expect real action on climate change "We are the most vulnerable, we are the least responsible but we will suffer the...
2018-11-29 Climate change: 2018 set to be one of hottest ever years Global temperatures could rise by 3-5 degrees Celsius (5.4-9.0 degrees Fahrenhei...
2018-11-28 Germany to double donation for UN climate change fund Germany will increase funding for developing countries to fight and adapt to cli...
2018-11-23 Can Poland end its toxic relationship with coal? Poland's love affair with coal goes way back. For decades coal was the favorite ...
2018-11-22 CO2 levels hit new record high in 2017 The levels of greenhouse gases in the earth's atmosphere rose to a new record hi...
2018-11-20 Pipeline wars: Front line in the fight against climate change When climate activists took over the office of long-time United States Democrati...
2018-11-13 Climate change reduces male fertility, could help drive extinction Men have long understood the dangers of exposing their reproductive glands to ex...
2018-11-06 Landslides and less snow. Climate change is altering the Bavarian Alps It's unseasonably warm on Germany's highest mountain, the Zugspitze. Thirty year...
2018-10-25 AI art: A game-changer in fighting climate change? The effects of climate change are all too real. The world is warming, sea levels...
2018-10-18 Could oil nation Norway help save the climate? For those of us who thought installing solar panels, planting trees and switchin...
2018-10-16 Should there be a ′meat tax′ to fight climate change? Despite the dire warnings about the meat industry's catastrophic impact on the c...
2018-10-15 Climate change could cause ′severe′ global beer shortage Bad news, beer lovers: Climate change doesn't just cause rising sea levels, stro...
2018-10-10 Plant-based diets needed to limit climate change A plant-based diet, improved farming practices, and reduced food waste are neede...
2018-10-09 6 things you can do to avoid climate catastrophe We've already warmed the world about 1 degree Celsius (1.8 degrees Fahrenheit) s...
2018-10-09 Climate change: EU to seek stricter car emissions cut by 2030 European Union countries have agreed to pursue a 35 percent cut in car emissions...
2018-10-03 Climate-induced sea-level rise to worsen tsunami impacts Following the extreme, earthquake-triggered tsunamis unleashed in the Indian Oce...
2018-10-01 Climate change panel vets landmark global warming report The 48th meeting of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) began o...
2018-09-24 Germany′s coastal lowlands under the shadow of climate change The wind whips threatening clouds across a dark blue sky above the North Frisian...
2018-09-19 Climate change prompts Berlin to rethink water strategy Jens Feddern picks up a long-stemmed glass of sparkling liquid, looks at it and ...
2018-09-14 Climate change: Greenhouse gas emissions decline in cities from Berlin to New York Twenty-seven major cities, including Berlin, London, Los Angeles, New York and P...
2018-09-11 Farmers in Germany feel the heat of climate change Carved into a block of wood and given pride of place in the parlor of an old far...
2018-09-08 Global climate change protests kick off as UN talks in Bangkok stall Hundreds of people took to the streets in Thailand and the Philippines — two cou...
2018-09-06 Paris Agreement: What needs to happen for climate action to succeed? It's pouring in Thailand's capital, Bangkok. Streets are flooded, paralyzing tra...
2018-08-31 Water and climate change: ′Era of stable abundance is over′ DW: Can you explain the correlation between climate change and water?Jens Berggr...
2018-08-31 Climate change takes a toll on our minds, too Psychologist Susie Burke tells the story of a woman who came to her for counsell...
2018-08-24 Climate change sets the world on fire Almost 20 fires have ravaged California over the past two months. Some are still...
2018-08-06 Domino effect could heat up Earth by 5 degrees Celsius — despite Paris climate deal A joint study by international climate scientists from Germany, Sweden, Denmark ...
2018-07-31 Climate change and farming: ′Unpredictability is here to stay′ DW:  So we're facing this global heat wave and it's impacting farmers. How are t...
2018-07-30 Current heat waves are linked to climate change, scientists confirm Record-breaking temperatures of up to 39 degrees Celcius (102.2 degrees Fahrenhe...
2018-07-24 Climate change: ′Fake news,′ real fallout The rapid deterioration of the very conditions that support life on Earth is som...
2018-07-20 Climate change already affecting German farmers "What we are experiencing this summer is climate change in action," says Gerald ...
2018-06-11 Climate change strips nutrients from food crops A new study has further revealed how climate change is reducing yields and sucki...
2018-05-25 Families hit by climate change sue the EU A total of ten families from five EU countries, Kenya and Fiji, as well as a Swe...
2018-05-18 To save species, limit global warming The Red List of threatened species is getting longer every year.Currently, the I...
2018-04-27 Battling climate change with few resources: The fight of Mozambique′s coastal cities Although industrial countries produce the lion's share of greenhouse gases globa...
2018-04-25 ′Climate change is making us stronger′ — Resilient Bolivian women adapt to global warming Nestled in Bolivia's Cochabamba valley is the village of Tiraque. One of dozens ...
2018-04-11 Climate change and extreme weather: Science is proving the link Around the world, ever more of us seem to be experiencing freak storms, floods a...
2018-03-23 Germany to revive climate change, phase out glyphosate Svenja who? That's the question on many people's lips when she was tapped as the...
2018-03-14 Climate change threatens half of wildlife in biodiversity hotspots, study says Global warming will threaten up to 50 percent of the world's animal species, acc...
2018-03-01 Hydropower supply dries up with climate change Civilizations have used water as a source of energy for millennia, and it has be...
2018-02-06 Could soils help save the climate? Forests are often called the lungs of the planet because of the way they "breath...
2018-01-09 Four climate change lawsuits to watch in 2018 Citizens around the world are taking climate action to the courtroom by suing th...
2017-12-28 2017: The year climate change hit "Crazy" weather has been a hot topic for elevator conversations this year — and ...
2017-12-22 You won′t stop climate change on your own — demand action! "Your individual actions are key to protecting our planet," could almost be a sl...
2017-12-13 Climate change the culprit behind 2016 record heat: study The research, published Wednesday in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological...
2017-12-05 In Senegal and West Africa, villages fight climate change Project area: Sub-Saharan Africa (Niger, Senegal, Mali, Democratic Republic of C...
2017-11-21 Ocean acidification: climate change′s evil twin Life on Earth began at sea. Over the billions of years since, the oceans have su...
2017-11-20 To combat climate change, increase women′s participation "I'm the only woman here," noted Celestine Ketcha Courtes, mayor of a small town...
2017-11-15 Who fights hardest for the climate? Many countries are presenting their successes on combating climate change at the...
2017-11-15 The world at 3 degrees: What it means for five cities Shortly before climate change talks kicked off in Bonn, the United Nations warne...
2017-11-14 New generation of climate entrepreneurs: 10 young innovators tackling climate change These 10 young innovators are tackling climate change in novel ways.Dominic Müll...
2017-11-09 How climate change is aggravating Pakistan′s water crisis DW: Experts link Pakistan's water shortage to mismanagement, but is there also a...
2017-11-08 Climate change in Fiji as seen through the eyes of an Instagramer "Like most Fiji Islanders, growing up I did not have many opportunities to trave...
2017-11-07 For Afghan farmers, climate change is ′god′s will′ For generations, Salman Mohammadi's family has worked on a farm in the Lal Wa Sa...
2017-11-06 Climate change: A catalyst for conflict In mid-October, people in the central Nigerian village of Nkyie Doghwro desperat...
2017-11-06 Climate change - India battles to balance economy and environment Human-induced climate change is now considered one of the most prominent challen...
2017-11-01 Climate change is happening — but it′s not game-over yet The world is getting hotter. That's clear to farmers whose crop yields were hit ...
2017-10-24 Ganges under threat from climate change The sun is setting in Rishikesh, an Indian city in the Himalayan foothills. Hund...
2017-10-20 Hollywood to the rescue: Can pop culture fight climate change? Disaster movie "Geostorm" opens in cinemas this week, starring Gerard Butler as ...
2017-09-28 Climate change burden unfairly borne by world′s poorest countries The international community must do more to help low-income countries cope with ...
2017-09-21 Climate change, mass tourism threaten Alps Scientists hiking the length of the Alps this summer say the region has been mar...
2017-08-03 Climate change could make South Asia too hot for human survival by 2100 If climate change continues at its current pace, deadly heatwaves could make lar...
2017-08-01 Climate change increases suicide in India as crops fail, study says A study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) ...
2017-07-25 Climate change - ′Asia is paying for the West′s emissions′ A recent report from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Potsdam Institute ...
2017-07-14 Having fewer children: A solution for climate change? If you were proud of yourself conscientiously recycling on your drive back home ...
2017-06-20 Deadly heat waves set to surge due to climate change As large swathes of the southwestern United States currently swelter in blisteri...
2017-06-19 How climate change is increasing forest fires around the world Are wildfires increasing around the world?Unusually large wildfires ravaged Alas...
2017-06-14 Why is the Arctic melting faster than the Antarctic? First, the bad news: The Arctic is melting much faster than expected, and could ...
2017-06-08 Climate change: A simmering threat to our ocean Frank Bainimarama knows all about the need to protect the ocean. As the prime mi...
2017-05-05 10 incredible things climate change will do We're already familiar with some of the more evident effects of global warming s...
2017-04-21 Four climate change myths, debunked Despite a 97 percent scientific consenus on the issue, some still dispute the id...
2017-04-17 Climate change taking big bite out of alpine glaciers "It's almost time to say farewell to our glaciers," Austrian mountain farmer Sig...
2017-03-23 Climate change makes weather extremes the new normal News of the hottest year, the wettest winter and suffocating summers are no long...
2017-03-21 Peru floods in line with climate change models, says climatologist Mojib Latif DW: What is causing the extremely heavy rainfall in Peru?Mojib Latif:  Extremely...
2017-02-22 Can Australia′s wicked heat wave convince climate change deniers? Thousands of bats fell dead out of the trees as Sydney's parched suburbs reached...
2017-01-09 Info-film: Our health and climate change        ...
2016-11-16 Citizens across the world are suing their governments over climate change Last week, a group of American youths officially won the right to sue the United...
2016-11-02 How a rapper is tackling climate change DW: Baba Brinkman, you're a self-proclaimed "nerdy rapper" who writes "lit-hop" ...
2016-10-11 Five of the world′s biggest environmental problems 1. Air pollution and climate change.Problem: Overloading of the atmosphere and o...
2016-09-06 Why the ocean is key to climate protection Deutsche Welle: How do the ocean and the atmosphere relate to each other with r...
2016-08-11 Overshadowed by climate change Images of climate change are always arresting: Sometimes they come in the form ...
2016-07-01 Mauritius braces itself for climate change Mauritius is a small island nation in the Indian Ocean, about 2,000 kilometers (...
2016-06-30 Climate change is making our summers more extreme Europe's summer got off to a torrential start this year as severe flooding struc...
2016-04-07 Five arresting images of climate change that are impossible to ignore Polar bears pushed to the brinkClimate change is the single biggest threat to po...
2016-01-26 Humans postpone the next ice age through climate change - so what? Ice ages occur cyclically over the Earth's history. But a recent study in "Natu...
2015-12-15 10 things you can do to protect the climate 1. Use less energy Most greenhouse gases are emitted by power plants, industry ...
2015-12-13 Climate change: Skeptics and believers The debate over climate change is everywhere. It's in the newspapers we read, o...
2015-12-01 5 best climate change articles for the layperson It's a rare feat to untangle the complexities of climate change and make them i...
2015-11-30 Faces of climate change Faces of Climate Change Page on DW.com...
2015-11-27 Climate talk: decoding the global warming jargon 2 degrees Celsius Keeping global warming below 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees F...
2015-11-26 What you need to know about climate change Explore DW's interactive map on the impacts of climate change! To get started in...
2015-11-06 Climate change fuels Australia bushfire threat The bushfire season has started a month early in Australia, with record-breakin...
2015-10-30 Climate change threatens Kenya′s Turkana communities In Turkana's punishing terrain in northwestern Kenya, dry periods are getting l...
2015-10-26 Catholic Church leaders call for global agreement on climate change Catholic leaders representing the church from around the world said the interna...
2015-10-20 Figueres: climate change is ′a shared responsibility′ UN diplomats are meeting in Bonn this week for climate change talks. The five-d...
2015-10-15 In Paris, top officials warn climate change poses major security threat Encroaching desert and Boko Haram extremists. A punishing drought in Syria, pus...
2015-09-23 Ontong Java: The sinking reality of climate change in the Pacific Few people have heard of one of the world's largest atolls - Ontong Java in the...
2015-06-15 Pope Francis takes on climate change Anticipation is mounting as one of the world's most important public figures pr...
2014-11-02 UN climate change panel urges fast action on emissions Governments will have to reduce greenhouse emissions to zero by 2100 if the imp...
2014-08-12 Is climate change making us ill? Can climate change make us ill? Yes, according to growing amounts of scientific...
2014-04-13 Climate experts sound the alarm In spite of all efforts, the global community has not been successful in reduci...
2014-02-17 Why don′t we want to hear about climate change? When American sociologist Kari Norgaard released her book 'Living in Denial: Cl...
2013-11-05 Is climate change a security risk? Is climate change a security risk?...
2013-10-15 How climate change is reshaping societies Project type: Gender training raises awareness about how climate change affects...
2013-08-09 Climate change threatens Africa′s Masai Deep in the heart of Amboseli National Park, on the foothills of Mount Kilimanj...
2013-05-28 ‘People aren’t responsible for climate change’ Most scientists agree that climate change is a real and growing threat. From ri...
2013-04-18 Is climate change taking a break? Looking at the average temperature over five years during the last 15 years, gl...
2011-07-21 UN says climate change threatens global security What might appear self-evident to many took days of complicated discussions and ...
2011-03-08 Climate change debate must include women′s voices, campaigners say In 2007, cyclone Sidr battered the western coast of Bangladesh, killing more th...
2010-08-17 Psychology of fighting climate change often ignored, experts say Recently, while clearing out my old university files, I chanced upon a copy of a...
2009-09-16 Climate change affects the poor most, scientist says The United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released a ...
2009-08-31 Climate change calls for adaptation, says UN A five-day conference in Geneva aims to provide politicians and other decision m...
2008-12-29 German Scientist Warns Climate Change Accelerating The threats posed by climate change are worse than those imagined by most govern...
2008-04-07 Climate Change: The World′s Greatest Challenge Climate change and global warming have steadily risen to the top of the world's ...
2007-12-14 Readers Skeptical of Climate Change The following comments reflect the views of DW-WORLD.DE readers. Not all reader ...
2007-11-17 Climate Change as Frightening as Science Fiction Movie The worst-case scenario envisaged by the report was as terrifying as created in ...
2007-05-25 Dossier: Combating Climate Change Drought, flooding, melting ice caps, rising sea levels, hurricanes, forest fires...
2007-03-07 EU Urged to Take Lead on Battling Climate Change Meeting in Brussels for a two-day gathering, EU heads of state and government wi...
2007-02-02 Germany Boosts Investment in Climate Change Research The German government has announced a 255 million euro ($330.7 million) boost fo...
2006-11-16 Can Carbon Capture Stop Climate Change? Six billion tons of carbon dioxide a year pour into the atmosphere from sources ...
2006-11-15 Germany in Top Five Countries Fighting Climate Change The index ranks 56 countries that are part of the Kyoto Protocol or that contrib...
2004-07-23 Digging for Answers to Climate Change Over the past decade, scientists have added to our understanding of climate chan...