Climate SOS

Europe set to suffer as climate change brings mosquito threat

Millions more people could be exposed to mosquito-borne diseases in coming years amid global warming, experts say.

Europe set to suffer as climate change brings mosquito threat

Environment

Scientists map how to protect a third of world's oceans by 2030

The report's publication comes as negotiations on a landmark Global Ocean Treaty are under way at the United Nations.

Environment

Climate change impacts accelerating, says UN report

Physical signs of climate change are accelerating as temperatures drive towards increasingly dangerous levels.

Climate change impacts accelerating: WMO report

Special series

Al Jazeera's Water Docs

From Kenyan water women, to Iran's drought crisis and a polluted paradise: our picks for World Water Day, and every day.

World Water Day: Must-Watch Documentaries

Climate SOS

Young American climate protesters join 'Fridays for Future'

Environmental rallies inspired by Greta Thunberg put pressure on US political leaders to embrace the Green New Deal.

Young American climate protesters join 'Fridays for Future'

Climate SOS

Youth around globe demand action against climate change

Global day of student protests aims to prompt world leaders into action on climate change.

Young people across globe protest against climate change inaction

United States

Beware the kids: US youth to join strike for climate

Students across the US plan to walk out of school in support of Green New Deal and broader international mobilisation.

Beware the kids: US youth to join strike for climate

Weather

Warnings of severe cold return for Canada and US

This year's polar vortex hasn't gone away yet and the centre of North America now adds windchill to the Arctic cold.

Warnings of severe cold return for Canada and US

Weather

Record warmth in the UK, Belgium and the Netherlands

Climate change means more extremes: winter warmth in Europe; severe cold in North America - two sides of the same coin.

Record warmth in the UK, Belgium and the Netherlands

Climate SOS

'We're scared': UK students protest for climate change

Nationwide protests take place in multiple UK cities, with schoolchildren demanding urgent action on climate change.

Climate SOS

Climate change: UK children demand government action

The demonstration is part of a global movement Schools 4 Climate Action, which has grown quickly on social media.

Norway

Norway approves disputed Arctic copper mine despite local protest

While the mine will provide new jobs, activists fear it is a threat to the coast and reindeer's natural life cycle.

Norway approves disputed Arctic copper mine despite local protest

Environment

Politicians failing in age of 'environmental breakdown': report

Spiralling environmental crises threaten the 'collapse of key social and economic systems', think-tank warns.

Politicians failing in age of 'environmental breakdown': report

Global Warming

Alarm sounded as polar bears 'invade' Russian Arctic archipelago

Polar bears are affected by global warming with melting Arctic ice forcing them to spend more time on land.

Alarm sounded as polar bears 'invade' Russian Arctic archipelago

Inside Story

World's highest glaciers are melting, billions at risk

Scientists warn at least a third of them will be gone by the end of the century - even if climate change is stopped now.