Briefing paper on climate change for members of Parliament by Anil Agarwal - Calling upon policy makers to recognise India's stake in the international climate change negotiations.

President Fidel Ramos has promised support to farmers during a severe drought in Philip-pines due to the El Ni

Fiji has enforced nationwide restrictions on the use of water as the country is fighting with the worst drought in recorded history. Those people who are caught washing vehicles, buildings,

Nearly 37 countries are facing food emergencies as against 31 countries that had faced food shortages

Droughts in west Africa over the past 20 years may have been caused by the destruction of rainforests in countries such as Nigeria, Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire, and further defore

ZIMBABWEAN authorities at the Gonarezhou National Park are going ahead with their plan to cull elephant and impala herds by as much as one-third to ensure the survival of other species, including

In the past decade there has been extensive research into tropical intraseasonal variability, one of the major components of the low frequency variability of the general atmospheric circulation. This paper briefly reviews the state-of-the-art in this research area: the nature of the Madden-Julian Oscillation, its relation to monsoonal and extratropical circulations, and the current theoretical understandings.

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This report was published by CSE for a presentation to the Parliament of India on the impact of environmental destruction on floods and drought.

India is facing a perfect storm in managing water. There is a report that says India's underground water tables are disappearing fast. WION brings you this story

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