No More Blah Blah Blah, Loss and Damage Finance NOW!!

By Divyanshi Yadav
With a global energy crisis, food shortages and war in Ukraine looming in the background, negotiators gathered in the German city of Bonn for a new round of UN climate talks.


Repository of Local Climate Solutions – A Precursor to Regional Collaboration and Advocacy Report on Regional Webinar

The regional webinar began with the short introduction of EVD project, its objectives, deliverables and outcomes expected from the project…


Fuelling Failure: How coal, oil and gas sabotage all seventeen Sustainable Development Goals

Download Here The Sustainable Developments Goals (SDGs) were unanimously endorsed and adopted by United Nations member states in 2015. Fuelling Failure is the first report to highlight the dangers fossil fuels pose to the entire sustainable development agenda. It draws on more than 400 academic articles, civil society reports and case studies from affected communities […]


Ahead of Stockholm +50, South Asian Parliamentarians and Health Professionals call for regional collaboration to Avert the Twin Crisis of Air pollution and Climate change

28 May 2022, New Delhi/Dhaka/Islamabad/Kathmandu: As evidence grows about the impact poor air quality has on human health, medical practitioners and lawmakers from South Asia on Saturday called for collaborative action to phase out the use of fossil fuels – one of the largest contributors to air pollution in the region. In this effort, Members […]


An Equitable Phase Out of Fossil Fuels: A civil society equity review

By Divyanshi Yadav
The past 3 decades since the UNFCCC negotiations began, we have not tried to mitigate GHG emissions despite clear warnings. As a result the climate crisis is hitting the most vulnerable people in the Global South first and hardest…


Repository of Local Climate Solutions: Seeking inputs from members

By Santosh Patnaik
Developing countries are engaged in a balancing act of rapid development to eradicate poverty and energy deprivation together with ecosystem restoration while meeting mitigation and adaptation goals …


What does the IPCC Climate Change Mitigation Report 2022 (Working group III) mean for the South Asian region?

By Divyanshi Yadav
With every fraction of a degree of global warming, climate change impacts will intensify. In the latest instalment of the Inter-government Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) Sixth Assessment Report, released on…


NOW IS THE TIME FOR LEGALLY BINDING TARGETS ON RENEWABLES

In response to rising energy insecurity, CAN and REN21 call on governments to set measurable and legally binding renewable energy targets in line with science.  26 APRIL 2022: Today, Climate Action Network (CAN) and REN21 call on all governments to urgently set national targets on renewable energy that are legally binding and monitored by domestic and  […]


Nepalese transportation hub Itahari endorses the Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty

The Nepalese city commits to a phase-out of fossil fuels and a globally just energy transition. 3 February 2022, Kathmandu/New Delhi : Itahari, located in eastern Nepal, becomes the second city in South Asia to endorse the Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty today. Situated in the fertile plains of eastern Nepal, Itahari is a growing business hub and major […]


Climate Action in Kerala – Examples of Good Practices

Download Here Of all the states in the country, Kerala has to be particularly vigilant against the potential harmful impacts of climate change. Yet, there have been excellent initiatives, some of them were facilitated by NGOs like Thanal and some of them pushed with far-sight by public agencies like KSEBL, ANERT, Cochin International Airport and […]


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