UN chief lauds China-U.S. statement on climate change
11-12 19:48
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon commended a latest joint statement issued by China and the United States on strengthening their cooperation on climate change, calling it "an important contribution" to a possible agreement at a UN climate conference in Paris next year.
China, U.S. announce ambitious climate change goals
11-12 19:48
The world's two biggest economies on Wednesday announced ambitious goals and pledged joint efforts to tackle climate change in the next 15 years.
International ozone treaty working despite anomaly: scientists
11-06 13:20
New Zealand government scientists said Thursday that an international treaty to stop the use of ozone-depleting gases was still working despite a study showing new damage to the ozone layer in the Northern Hemisphere.
S. Africa to host BASIC climate change meeting
10-08 13:29
South Africa will host the 19th BASIC Ministerial Meeting on Climate Change in Sun City, northwest of Johannesburg on Oct. 8-10, it was announced on Tuesday.
Ban pledges UN aid to small Pacific island states in fighting climate change
09-27 10:11
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday pledged continuing assistance of the world body to small island developing states (SIDS) in the Pacific in their battles against climate change and in their transition to democracy.
China calls for closer climate change cooperation among developing countries
09-04 10:31
Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli on Wednesday called for stronger cooperation and coordination among developing countries in countering climate change.
Change your diet to reduce climate change: study
09-02 16:30
Healthier diets are not only important to ensure food security and people's health, but also to avoid dangerous climate change, according to a new British study published in the scientific journal Nature Climate Change.
HK official to chair climate change meeting in Guangzhou
07-30 15:12
Hong Kong's Secretary for the Environment Wong Kam-sing will leave for Guangzhou on Wednesday to chair the third meeting of the Hong Kong/Guangdong Joint Liaison Group on Combating Climate Change (JLGCCC), the local government said Tuesday.