climate change

Kendal Gee explores the two countries' coverage of climate change and the possible effect on public opinion

A new report examines the emerging landscape of bottom-up global climate governance, stemming from such subnational levels as the State of California.

Authored by Benjamin Leffel, the policy report highlights the growing power of subnational entities on issues like climate change.  

Reality TV shows like "Deadliest Catch" and "Ice Road Truckers" bring more visibility to the future of this region, according to Derek Moscato.

An in-depth examination of the U.S.-China Climate Collaboration Network.

Based in New Zealand, the project began in March this year and so far has gained pledges from around 450 people based all around the world. In the first month, 15,000 trees were pledged - that's now gone past 120,000. Some people have paid for trees to be planted in forest restoration projects in Madagascar, Haiti, Ethiopia, and Nepal. Others have simply bought and planted a tree themselves and sent a copy of the receipt to the project.

The unique potential of sports to contribute towards achieving development has been recognized by the United Nations through a multitude of resolutions adopted by then General Assembly as well as the Human Rights Council. The contribution of sports was thus also recognized when the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted in 2015.

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