Obama administration officials said their signature effort to combat climate change will make only a modest dent in global greenhouse-gas emissions even as they called it an important first step.

Germany has become the first large European Union member state to start ratifying the extension of the emissions-limiting Kyoto Protocol treaty.

Seven years after first being proposed at government level, a climate change Bill moved a large step closer to becoming reality yesterday when it was included in the priority list of Government leg

KARACHI: World Wildlife Fund Pakistan (WWF-Pakistan)in collaboration with Friends of Indus Forum launched first dictionary on environment and climate change in Sindhi language at Hyderabad.

Institutional investors managing £15tn of assets have called for an ambitious global climate deal to give them certainty to invest in clean technology.