Climate change is an increasing concern for NZ farmers, where the agriculture sector emissions account for almost half its total emissions.
Tag: climate mitigation
COP27’s Loss and Damage Deal Boosts Climate Action
Developed and prosperous countries finally agreed to set up a loss and damage fund for developing countries affected by climate change.
Is the 1.5°C Global Warming Limit Still Achievable?
Is there still hope to meet the Paris Agreement targets, and how the energy transition will be affected by the ongoing war in Ukraine.
Reducing Flood Risks with Nature-based Solutions
Read about the probabilistic risk analysis framework and how it can boost the adoption of nature-based solutions to mitigate flood risks.
IPCC AR6 Working Group III Mitigation of Climate Change
The IPCC released the third instalment of the 6th Assessment Report – Working Group III's contribution on 4th April 2022. Click to read more.
Report Highlights Climate-Compatible Infrastructure
Infrastructure contributes to GHG emissions. Infrastructure management planning must include climate adaptation and mitigation factors.
Climate Now, a Multimedia Resource on the Science and Economics of Climate Change
Climate Now is a multimedia resource that provides expert-driven insights and explanations of key ideas related to the global climate crisis.
Climate Adaptation is Key to Our Survival
Climate change is already happening based on all these extreme events that have already happened, which calls for urgent adaptation actions.
Auckland City Council’s Climate Plan
The Auckland Council launched the website, "Auckland’s Climate Plan" featuring its long-term climate action approach and priority areas that will deliver emissions reduction and adaptation plans.
Carbon Pricing to Mitigate Climate Change
The OECD report mentions that carbon pricing is an efficient tool to reduce carbon emissions because emitters pay for their emissions.