Globally, Southeast Asia is one of the most vulnerable regions to climate change. In just the past few months alone, the region has already experienced a typhoon in the Philippines, two tsunamis in Indonesia, and a tropical storm in Thailand. In the face of the complex challenges that climate change poses to the region, journalists are in a unique position to inform the future of the region. We look at some climate journalism highlights on Southeast Asia in the past year.
In a digital space where news is often distilled into bite-sized headlines and 280-character tweets, can long-form stories still find an audience? These articles prove that they can.
See how the best long-form stories of 2018 kept readers’ attention spans:
Giving audiences new ways to grasp the urgency and scale of climate change has never been more important, with some naming 2019 the year of the climate reporter. With climate change no longer a distant scientific projection into the future, journalists are tasked with writing the new language of climate change.
This year, that meant exciting and bold (and frightening) new visuals to show readers exactly how much has changed in their lifetime, and how close we are to the edge. See some of our favorite visual data stories of the year below:
Check out this Infographic for everything you need to know about the Paris Rulebook
Under the new text, developed countries have to communicate every 2 years the finance that they will give to developing countries. If a developing country is also a donor, can communicate that information voluntarily, but it is not compulsory.
To realise their Nationally Determined Contributions, African countries have since seen the need to unite to reach their unconditional and conditional targets.
Esta semana se realizó el Foro de Innovación Sustentable, organizado por Climate Action y el ONU Ambiente, en el marco de la COP24 en Katowice, Polonia. En una entrevista exclusiva, Jasper Brodin, CEO de IKEA, presentó su estrategia de economía circular y sus objetivos de certificación de su cadena de valor de la madera.
Le mécanisme de réduction des émissions de gaz à effet de serres issues de la déforestation et de la dégradation des forêts, REDD+, fête les dix ans de sa mise en œuvre en Afrique.
The Arab world is a lot more than sun and sand. When it comes to biodiversity, it is a region incredibly rich in natural habitats, many of which could be under threat if nothing more is done soon. Here are 5 of my favourites (that are not the desert)
Our new research looks at the role of language in the underreporting of climate change in Pakistan. ‘I believe that the media plays an important role in agenda setting.’ says…