Climate Change

Marriage of survival: Will climate change mean more child brides?

Evidence suggests that environmental disasters could lead to earlier marriages in the communities gravely affected.

Marriage of survival: Will climate change mean more child brides?

AJ Impact

Despite Trump, North America has most cities on climate A list

Calgary, Fayetteville and Santa Monica receive top CDP ratings for cutting emissions and increasing adaptation.

Despite Trump, North America has most cities on climate A list

AJ Impact

Amazon's Bezos pledges $10bn to fight climate change

World's richest man is on the growing list of billionaires giving substantial money to fight global warming.

Amazon's Bezos pledges $10bn to fight climate change

AJ Impact

EU firms fall short on environmental and social impact data

Alliance for Corporate Transparency: EU Non-Financial Reporting Directive does not produce enough ESG risk information.

EU firms fall short on environmental and social impact data

Environment

Australia: Divisions over coal industry expansion

Australia is the world's biggest coal exporter and the government is being accused of not doing enough to protect the environment.

Counting the Cost

Coronavirus outbreak's effect on the oil and gas market

Exclusive with secretary-general of Gas Exporting Countries Forum on the coronavirus. Plus, cost of rising sea levels.

Antarctica

Possible new record as Antarctica temperature soars

WMO seeks to obtain data after scientists on Seymour Island log temperature of 20.75C (69.35 Fahrenheit).

Possible new record as Antarctica temperature soars

Opinion

Australian government is burning our children's future

Despite devastating fires, the Australian government is actively opposing any moves to limit climate damage.

Bill Spence

by Bill Spence

Bill Spence

Europe

Macron vows 'fight of the century' against climate change

Macron visits melting glacier, but opponents decry it as an electoral stunt.

Macron vows 'fight of the century' against climate change

AJ Impact

Climate activist goes for CEO job at Poland's top coal polluter

Greenpeace activist applies for top role at PGE with the goal of eliminating coal from power production by 2030.

Climate activist goes for CEO job at Poland's top coal polluter

AJ Impact

New BP chief promises net-zero emissions by 2050

The pledge, made by CEO Bernard Looney, puts BP ahead of goals set by industry rivals, including all US oil companies.

New BP chief promises net-zero emissions by 2050

AJ Impact

US Republican climate plan seeks to absorb - not cut - emissions

Lawmakers advocate planting one trillion trees to remove carbon from the air.

US Republican climate plan seeks to absorb - not cut - emissions

Opinion

A victory over Sweden's colonialism

A recent court verdict could affect Indigenous rights in Sweden and beyond.

Jenni Laiti

by Jenni Laiti
- Florian Carl

Jenni Laiti

Antarctica

Antarctic penguin colonies decline 77 percent in 50 years

Chinstrap Penguin colonies are collapsing in the Antarctic, a new research voyage has discovered.

Antarctic penguin colonies decline 77 percent in 50 years

Podcast

Facing climate change in two sinking towns

Al Jazeera's Heidi Zhou-Castro brings us to two US communities that will soon cease to exist.

Facing climate change in two sinking towns