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South Asia’s Climate Crisis Demands Action, Not Just Pledges

South Asia’s Climate Crisis Demands Action, Not Just Pledges

By Hamael Kashif
Despite contributing very little to the problem, South Asia’s climate challenges are stark – and so far, the promised help has largely failed to materialize.

Multiple Climate Reports Warn of Water Conflict in South Asia

Multiple Climate Reports Warn of Water Conflict in South Asia

By Snigdhendu Bhattacharya
The region is expected to suffer the most significant impacts of changing water availability this century. Yet tight-fisted governments are quibbling at COP28 over climate financing.
G-20’s Delhi Declaration Fell Short on Climate Change

G-20’s Delhi Declaration Fell Short on Climate Change

By Laraib Farhat
It acknowledged "national circumstances" in the gradual reduction of "unabated coal power," but omitted any reference to decreasing crude oil consumption.

An Era of Extremes in South Asia: A Crisis of Health, Development, and Policy Planning

An Era of Extremes in South Asia: A Crisis of Health, Development, and Policy Planning

By Ishani Palandurkar
South Asia is one of the most vulnerable regions in the world to climate extremes, which bring serious health complications.

Thousands Evacuated in India and Pakistan as Cyclone Biparjoy Approaches

Thousands Evacuated in India and Pakistan as Cyclone Biparjoy Approaches

By Sibi Arasu and Munir Ahmed
Experts say climate change is leading to an increase in cyclones in the Arabian Sea region.

India, Pakistan Brace for Severe Cyclone, Deploy Rescuers to Coastal Regions

India, Pakistan Brace for Severe Cyclone, Deploy Rescuers to Coastal Regions

By Sibi Arasu and Munir Ahmed
Cyclone Biparjoy is forecast to make landfall on Thursday, with its trajectory aiming at Pakistan's southern Sindh province and the coastline of the western Indian state of Gujarat. 

Why South Asia Should Embrace Climate Migration

Why South Asia Should Embrace Climate Migration

By Mahika Khosla
Migration is often framed as a failure of climate adaptation. It’s better seen as an effective and sustainable response to climate change.   
Where are South Asia’s Green Parties?

Where are South Asia’s Green Parties?

By Bilal Ahmad Tantray
Pakistan’s floods highlight the dire risks of climate change in South Asia, so why is there so little Green politics in the region?

Officials Try to Deliver Aid to Flooded South Asia Villages

Officials Try to Deliver Aid to Flooded South Asia Villages

By Julhas Alam and Wasbir Hussain
Floods have ravaged India’s Northeastern state of Assam and Bangladesh’s Sylhet district.

Indian Scientist’s Work Could Help Fight Environmental Challenges in South Asia

Indian Scientist’s Work Could Help Fight Environmental Challenges in South Asia

By StoriesAsia
As South Asia battles several challenges emanating from climate change, research such as Jagannath Biswakarma's stands to make a difference.

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