Climate Change

September 23, 2019

Climate Strike in Hazy Kuala Lumpur

By Alexandra Radu
This weekend Malaysians marched in a Global Climate Strike drawing attention to regional environmental degradation.

September 18, 2019

Can Contested Carbon Offsets Save Southeast Asia’s Forests?

By Preeti Jha
A closer look at a key component of the region's fight against the climate crisis.
August 09, 2019

Cleaning Kathmandu’s Air: Are Electric Vehicles the Answer?

By Arun Budhathoki
Can electric vehicles fix Kathmandu’s air pollution?

July 16, 2019

Heavy Rains Leave Scores Dead in Nepal, India, Bangladesh

By Binaj Gurubacharya
Flooding and landslides are proliferating amid heavy rainfall.

May 25, 2019

Urban Leaders Gather in Tokyo to Urge Climate Action

By Daniel Hurst
30 mayors and governors from around the world asked Prime Minister Abe to prioritize climate change at the June G-20 summit.

May 17, 2019

UN Secretary-General Pays a Visit to the Blue Pacific

By Grant Wyeth
The Pacific’s “large ocean states” are on the frontlines of climate change, and urging the world to act.
May 08, 2019

Why the Melting of the Hindu Kush and Himalayan Glaciers Matters

By Nishtha Chugh
The entire region is headed for an immense climate crisis by 2100, scientists warn.

April 30, 2019

Indonesia Continues to Mull Plan to Abandon Jakarta for New Capital

By Associated Press
Discussion on the move continues despite the significant challenges that remain.

February 15, 2019

Japan’s Opportunity to Take a Leadership Role on Climate Change

By Phyllis Genther Yoshida
Tokyo has a window of opportunity to lead on climate change at the G-20.

December 27, 2018

Is the Philippines’ Populist Leader Embracing the Climate Change Agenda?

By Milan Chen
Duterte repeatedly said that climate change was a top priority for his administration.

December 04, 2018

Southeast Asia’s Clean Energy Challenge

By Grace Guo
While the region can’t give up on coal for now, there is a lot it can do to get clean.
December 01, 2018

Pakistan's Biodiversity Is Disappearing, But No One Seems to Notice

By Rabiya Jaffery
The depletion of natural habitats in Pakistan is a problem in need of greater attention.

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