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Cultural heritage is an essential resource for climate change science, reports say

Four reports by the International Co-Sponsored Meeting on Culture, Heritage and Climate Change highlight that human cultural heritage has a wealth of knowledge to contribute to grapple with climate change.

Humanitarian experts report cascading crises

Humanitarian experts report ‘cascading crises’ as climate, health emergencies soar

Globally, humanitarian aid workers are facing complex climate and health crises that require urgent adaptations within a shrinking humanitarian space, according to a recent piece in the Lancet.

Generation Z is voting on climate change in 2020
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Generation Z is voting on climate change in 2020

Young voters are intimately aware that they will be forced to bear the full effects of climate change—and they’re voting with that in mind.
Jump-starting the fight against climate change: The courts
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Jump-starting the fight against climate change: The courts

Legal judgments can sharply motivate government agencies, business leaders, and professionals to rethink how they do business.

What do evangelical Christians really think about climate science?

What do evangelical Christians really think about climate science?

Newsweek spoke to two academics who immersed themselves in evangelical communities to understand how a quarter of the U.S. population came to reject the idea that climate change is a man-made problem.
Tall buildings out of timber? In the face of climate change, Seattle encourages it
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Tall buildings out of timber? In the face of climate change, Seattle encourages it

For those who remember the dramatic protests over logging in the spotted owl's Olympic Peninsula habitat, building with wood seems counterintuitive.

Sri Lanka wields mangroves, its tsunami shield, against climate change
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Sri Lanka wields mangroves, its tsunami shield, against climate change

Fifteen years after the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, Sri Lanka's government intends to keep expanding the island's coastal green belt - the chain of mangrove swamps credited with limiting the damage and destruction of the deadly waves.

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