Daily Archives: October 15, 2016

Kerry says everyone must respect deal to scrap potent gases


AFP news agency

Published on Oct 14, 2016

Hopes are high that world envoys meeting in Rwanda will agree to phase out potent gases used in refrigerators and air conditioners that are among the biggest contributors to global warming.

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Nearly 200 countries agree to curb greenhouse gases


CCTV America

Published on Oct 15, 2016

The agreement involving powerful planet-warming chemicals used in air conditioners and refrigerators could have a bigger impact than the Paris climate accord.

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Africa’s population increase to significantly impact food security


CCTV Africa

Published on Oct 15, 2016

The Rwanda environment deal is expected to draw a positive response from many African policy makers. The continent has suffered from many adverse effects of global warming escalated by green house gas emissions. Our UN correspondent speaks to Dr Ibrahim Assane Mayaki, the CEO of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development – or NEPAD – on why the continent has such a huge stake in this battle against global warming.

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People’s Assembly : Attacks on Scientists and Science


Seed Freedom

Published on Oct 15, 2016

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Countries agree to limit use of hydrofluorocarbons


CCTV Africa

Published on Oct 15, 2016

Environmental groups meeting in Rwanda have reached a deal to limit the use of greenhouse gases. The agreement is anticipated to give more momentum to the Paris agreement that was reached in December and which comes into effect early November. Leslie Mirungu with more.

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Carbon storage: caught between a rock and climate change


The Royal Society

Published on Oct 12, 2016

Bakerian Prize Lecture by Professor Herbert Huppert FRS Institute of Theoretical Geophysics at the University of Cambridge.

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This is NOT Cool! Climate Change 2016 by Peter Sinclair


Local Future

Published on Oct 6, 2016

Climate change documentarian and videographer Peter Sinclair provides a fully loaded update on climate change progression, research, and solution ideas. Sinclair is the creator of the “Climate Denial Crock of the Week”, media director of the Dark Snow Project, and creator of the YouTube series “This Is Not Cool”.

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