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Chris St. Clair: How Has Canada’s Climate Changed?

The Agenda with Steve Paikin Nov 30, 2022 Over the last quarter-century, major weather events have rippled through Canada from coast to coast. To put these increasingly extreme weather events in context, we welcome Over the last quarter-century, major weather … Continue reading

“Extractives, Climate Change, and the Energy Transition: What the Future Holds for Africa”

Date: Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 5:00pm to 6:30pm Location: CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium (1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138) Join us for the Sixth Annual Belo-Osagie Distinguished Lecture on African Business and Entrepreneurship, featuring Sir Sam Jonah, Executive Chairman of … Continue reading

An Inside Look at the 2022 UN Climate Change Conference

WoodrowWilsonCenter – Nov 28, 2022 In this edition of “Need to Know,” Raoni Rajao, an Associate Professor at the University of Minas Gerais in Brazil, talks about his experience at COP27. Minas covers the climate change debates taking place at … Continue reading

Food waste is contributing to climate change. What’s being done about it?

PBS NewsHour Nov 26, 2022 Discarded food is responsible for as much as 8 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. Rhode Island PBS Weekly’s Isabella Jibilian reports on why so much food is going … Continue reading

Will Scientists Block the Sun To Stop Climate Change?

Thom Hartmann Program – Nov 25, 2022 The meteor that killed off the dinosaurs hit the earth so hard that debris from the impact blocked out the sun – leading to a protracted winter. Today’s scientists want to recreate that … Continue reading

Wind and climate change | DW Documentary

DW Documentary – Oct 1, 2022 Shifting wind patterns are making extreme weather events more likely. This is because the wind, which distributes areas of high and low pressure along the latitude lines of the Earth, is also being influenced … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky: How Climate Change Became a ‘Liberal Hoax

The Nation – Jan 24, 2011 In this sixth video in the series “Peak Oil and a Changing Climate” from The Nation and On The Earth Productions, linguist, philosopher and political activist Noam Chomsky talks about the Chamber of Commerce, … Continue reading

The outcomes of the UN Climate Change Summit

CGTN Africa, Nov 22, 2022 Ifeoma Malo, the founder of Abuja, Nigeria-based Clean Technology Hub shared her thoughts on some of the key deals inked during COP27.

Climate change costs deal struck at COP27, but no fossil fuel progress – BBC News

BBC News Nov 20, 2022 A historic deal has been struck at the UN’s COP27 summit that will see rich nations pay poorer countries for damage and economic losses caused by climate change. It ends almost 30 years of waiting … Continue reading

President Biden addresses climate change at COP27 in Egypt — 11/11/22

Nov 11, 2022 President Joe Biden travels to Egypt and delivers remarks at the 27th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27). He discusses the efforts to build on the unprecedented work by … Continue reading