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  1. UNGA Delegates Address Agriculture, Food Security And Nutrition

    12 Oct 2019- 11:10 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY United Nations With world hunger rising for the third year after decades of decline, delegates underscored the escalating impacts of climate change and the urgent need for more weather resilient farming ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2019 - 11:10

  2. UNEP "Safe Climate" Report: At Least 100 Million Will Face Water Insecurity, Wealthy States Must Contribute

    6 Oct 2019- 09:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States UNEP (the United Nations Environment Program) has released a report “ Safe Climate ” which concludes that climate change and its impacts threaten a broad range of human rights and, as ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2019 - 09:10

  3. 15-Year-Old Indigenous Canadian Water Activist Participates In UN Climate Action Summit: "We Can't Eat Money Or Drink Oil"!

    28 Sep 2019- 04:22 by TWD Staff NEW YORK NY, United States For the second time in two years, 15-year-old Autumn Peltier, Anishinabek Nation (Canada) chief water commissioner went to the United Nations to participate in the UN Climate Action Summit. Peltie ...

    TWD Staff - 10/10/2019 - 09:38

  4. Moody's: Water Availability Is An Increasing Operational Risk To Mining Sector

    29 Sep 2019- 04:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States New analysis from credit rating agency Moody's outlining key risks for mining companies suggests that the combined effect of stricter environmental regulations and tighter contr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/29/2019 - 04:14

  5. UN-Water Highlights Climate Change Impacts On Water Stresses

    29 Sep 2019- 04:04 by TWD Staff NEW YORK NY, United States A new policy brief from UN-Water, the interagency mechanism that coordinates the efforts of United Nations entities and international organizations working on water and sanitation issues, highligh ...

    TWD Staff - 10/10/2019 - 09:34

  6. Water Supply For Billions At Risk: IPCC Report On Oceans And Cryosphere

    29 Sep 2019- 04:28 by TWD Staff NEW YORK NY, United States Contemporaneous with the UN Climate Change Summit, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its special report on the state of oceans and cryosphere 24 September. The Panel hi ...

    TWD Staff - 10/10/2019 - 09:33

  7. Greta Thunberg: "How Dare You?"

    25 Sep 2019- 07:00 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY You Tube Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg chastised world leaders Monday, Sep. 23, for failing younger generations by not taking sufficient steps to stop climate change. "You have stolen my ...

    Local Press Report - 10/10/2019 - 09:46

  8. Projected Humanitarian Costs Of Climate Emergencies

    25 Sep 2019- 06:56 by TWD Staff NEW YORK NY, United States The International Federation of Red Cross (IFRC) issued a new report 19 September examining the current cost of climate change on humans, and projects what the cost will be at the end of the next ...

    TWD Staff - 10/10/2019 - 09:35

  9. UNICEF Chief Writes To Children Of The World, Cites Climate Change And Conflict Concerns For the Future

    23 Sep 2019- 07:15 by TWD Staff NEW YORK NY, United States Marking the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, Henrietta Fore, Executive Director of UNICEF, has written an open letter to the world’s children. Fore emphasises that fo ...

    TWD Staff - 10/10/2019 - 09:37

  10. Did US Govt Ignore Its Own Evidence Of Climate Change Impacts On Migration From Central America?

    24 Sep 2019- 05:17 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY NBC News Research compiled one year ago by Customs and Border Protection pointed to an overwhelming factor driving record-setting migration to the U.S. from Guatemala: Crop shortages were leaving rural ...

    Local Press Report - 10/10/2019 - 09:47

  11. "Concrete Action" Required On Climate Change- Peace Nexus: UNDP

    22 Sep 2019- 00:41 by TWD Staff New York, United States Asako Okai, Assistant Secretary General & Director, UNDP Crisis Bureau, spoke this week of the need for addressing climate-related security risks through concrete action at an event in advance of ...

    TWD Staff - 10/10/2019 - 09:29

  12. Don't Fetch!

    18 Aug 2019- 06:12 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY The New York Times Dog owners have reported this summer that their pets became fatally ill after swimming in freshwater lakes and ponds, apparently after ingesting water laden with toxic blue-green alga ...

    Local Press Report - 08/18/2019 - 06:12

  13. "Early Action" Required As Drought, Conflict Threaten Hunger For 8.7 Million In Somalia and South Sudan

    2 Aug 2019- 11:07 by TWD Staff NEW YORK NY, United States Severe drought in Somalia and continued violence in South Sudan are threatening more than 8.5 million people with severe food insecurity according to humanitarian agencies. As reported by  OOSKAnew ...

    TWD Staff - 08/26/2019 - 10:34

  14. Monsoon Continues To Wreak Havoc In South Asia

    28 Jul 2019- 05:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MUMBAI, India More than 25 million people in South Asia have been affectedby recent torrrential monsoon rains, with at least 500,000 displaced and at least 600 reported dead in monsoon-related incidents across ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/30/2019 - 11:14

  15. Guterres Labels Global Response To SDGs "Not Ambitious Enough"

    10 Jul 2019- 11:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States United Nations Secretary General António Guterres this week launched the update report on the progress of achieving the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that commit countries ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/10/2019 - 11:25

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