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5 ways Vietnam's capital plans to be greener

Hanoi plans to plant more trees, clean polluted rivers and switch to LED lighting.  

Feel the burn: Experts warn of more deadly heat waves for Vietnam

Climate change will be scorching the earth by the end of the century, with tropical countries worst at risk, ...

Vietnam set for agriculture reform to support Paris climate agreement: report

The sector is responsible for nearly 40 percent of the country’s carbon emissions.
June 17, 2017 | 09:34 am GMT+7

Floating solar farm reflects China's clean energy ambitions

'The US's withdrawal from the Paris agreement offers China an unprecedented opportunity to take the lead in climate change.'
June 11, 2017 | 11:14 am GMT+7

France jabs Trump by wooing climate scientists

A new website launched by French President Emmanuel Macron, 'makeourplanetgreatagain.fr' directly hits at U.S. President Donald Trump by attempting to lure climate change ...
June 09, 2017 | 01:14 pm GMT+7

Indonesian farmers befriend soil to protect harvests from climate stress

'El Nino did not affect those practicing conservation agriculture, but those who weren't suffered a lot.'
June 06, 2017 | 04:01 pm GMT+7

UN chief: Save the oceans to avert 'global catastrophe'

'The conservation and sustainable use of marine resources are two sides of the same coin.'
June 06, 2017 | 08:49 am GMT+7

What's next for the Paris climate agreement?

World leaders remain committed to cutting emissions and condemn US President Donald Trump's recent move.
June 04, 2017 | 10:57 am GMT+7

Trump critics, backers march around globe over climate and Russia

The marchings came as US Ambassador Nikki Haley made clear that 'President Trump believes the climate is changing.'
June 04, 2017 | 08:43 am GMT+7

Giant iceberg poised to snap off from Antarctica: scientists

'It is widely accepted that warming ocean and atmospheric temperatures have been a factor in earlier disintegrations of ice shelves elsewhere on the Antarctic Peninsula.'
June 02, 2017 | 03:07 pm GMT+7

Obama slams Trump for exiting Paris climate deal

'The nations that remain in the Paris Agreement will be the nations that reap the benefits in jobs and industries created,' said Obama.
June 02, 2017 | 09:21 am GMT+7

Trump abandons global climate pact Paris accord; allies voice dismay

Trump says pact would hurt economy, cost jobs, and other nations won't be 'laughing at us any more.' 
June 02, 2017 | 08:15 am GMT+7

Cities may be 8 degrees Celsius hotter by 2100: study

'For the worst-off city, losses could reach up to 10.9 percent of GDP by 2100.' 
May 30, 2017 | 08:16 am GMT+7

Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will leave Paris climate deal-Axios

Trump said in a Twitter post he would make a decision on whether to support the agreement next week.
May 28, 2017 | 08:42 am GMT+7

8 in 10 people now see climate change as a 'catastrophic risk' – survey

84 percent of people now consider climate change a 'global catastrophic risk.'
May 24, 2017 | 08:10 am GMT+7