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UN Secretary-General Pays a Visit to the Blue Pacific
May 17, 2019
UN Secretary-General Pays a Visit to the Blue Pacific
The Pacific’s “large ocean states” are on the frontlines of climate change, and urging the world to act.
UN Secretary-General Pays a Visit to the Blue Pacific
Why the Melting of the Hindu Kush and Himalayan Glaciers Matters
May 08, 2019
Why the Melting of the Hindu Kush and Himalayan Glaciers Matters
The entire region is headed for an immense climate crisis by 2100, scientists warn.
Why the Melting of the Hindu Kush and Himalayan Glaciers Matters
Indonesia Continues to Mull Plan to Abandon Jakarta for New Capital
April 30, 2019
Indonesia Continues to Mull Plan to Abandon Jakarta for New Capital
Discussion on the move continues despite the significant challenges that remain.
Indonesia Continues to Mull Plan to Abandon Jakarta for New Capital
Japan’s Opportunity to Take a Leadership Role on Climate Change
February 15, 2019
Japan’s Opportunity to Take a Leadership Role on Climate Change
Tokyo has a window of opportunity to lead on climate change at the G-20.
Japan’s Opportunity to Take a Leadership Role on Climate Change
Is the Philippines’ Populist Leader Embracing the Climate Change Agenda?
December 27, 2018
Is the Philippines’ Populist Leader Embracing the Climate Change Agenda?
Duterte repeatedly said that climate change was a top priority for his administration.
Is the Philippines’ Populist Leader Embracing the Climate Change Agenda?
Southeast Asia’s Clean Energy Challenge
December 04, 2018
Southeast Asia’s Clean Energy Challenge
While the region can’t give up on coal for now, there is a lot it can do to get clean.
Southeast Asia’s Clean Energy Challenge
Pakistan's Biodiversity Is Disappearing, But No One Seems to Notice
December 01, 2018
Pakistan's Biodiversity Is Disappearing, But No One Seems to Notice
The depletion of natural habitats in Pakistan is a problem in need of greater attention.
Pakistan's Biodiversity Is Disappearing, But No One Seems to Notice
Bainimarama and FijiFirst Secure Electoral Victory
November 19, 2018
Bainimarama and FijiFirst Secure Electoral Victory
Former coup leader-turned Prime Minister Bainimarama held onto power, winning more time to reshape Fijian politics.
Bainimarama and FijiFirst Secure Electoral Victory
Machine-Learning, Climate Change, and Disaster Management in the Philippines
November 18, 2018
Machine-Learning, Climate Change, and Disaster Management in the Philippines
Machine-learning can provide relevant information at the right moment to climate change disaster survivors in the Philippines.
Machine-Learning, Climate Change, and Disaster Management in the Philippines
Paying Attention to the Blue Pacific
October 30, 2018
Paying Attention to the Blue Pacific
Pacific Island countries want to rebrand as “large ocean states,” custodians of large swaths of the Pacific Ocean.
Paying Attention to the Blue Pacific
Nearly 10 Percent of the US F-22 Inventory Was Damaged or Destroyed in Hurricane Michael
October 15, 2018
Nearly 10 Percent of the US F-22 Inventory Was Damaged or Destroyed in Hurricane Michael
The bulk of the damaged F-22s may be training units.
Nearly 10 Percent of the US F-22 Inventory Was Damaged or Destroyed in Hurricane Michael
Embracing Change and Working Together to Save the Planet
October 08, 2018
Embracing Change and Working Together to Save the Planet
From fighting climate change to adapting to the fourth industrial revolution, it will take more than government action to make progress.
Embracing Change and Working Together to Save the Planet
Australia’s Domestic Politics Hamstrings Its Pacific Foreign Policy
September 10, 2018
Australia’s Domestic Politics Hamstrings Its Pacific Foreign Policy
In the Pacific, climate change is an existential threat. Australia’s domestic unease on the issue hinders its foreign policy.
Australia’s Domestic Politics Hamstrings Its Pacific Foreign Policy
Korea's Heatwave Is an Opportunity for Samsung to Act
August 23, 2018
Korea's Heatwave Is an Opportunity for Samsung to Act
Now is the tech giant’s chance to truly “Do Bigger Things” for climate change.
Korea's Heatwave Is an Opportunity for Samsung to Act
Taking India’s Climate Migrants Seriously
August 10, 2018
Taking India’s Climate Migrants Seriously
In India, close to 1.5 million people are classified as internally displaced every year, many for climate change reasons.
Taking India’s Climate Migrants Seriously
China’s Nuclear Energy Gambit
June 29, 2018
China’s Nuclear Energy Gambit
Nuclear power has emerged as an option for Beijing as it continues its struggle to transition to a cleaner, low-carbon future.
China’s Nuclear Energy Gambit
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