29-12-2011 Millions of people in South Asia are vulnerable to the threatening impacts posed by climate change, warn environmentalists and development agencies.  more...

 
 

20-05-2010 Greenland's ice is melting so quickly that the land underneath is rising at a rapid pace, according to latest research.   more...

 
 

Mohamed Nasheed/ Photo credit: The Hindu

20-10-2009 Maldivian president after holding an underwater cabinet meeting is headed towards India to hold crucial climate talks. The island faces a grave threat of being swamped by the rising sea levels and is appealing for concerted action against global warming.  more...

 
 

The flood barriers are not able to prevent the flooding any more/ Photo credit: Espen Rasmussen/ Panos

07-09-2009 Scientific research indicates that around 20 million people in Bangladesh’s low-lying areas face threat from sea level rise. Flood waters are increasing soil salinity, thus affecting the rice cultivation.   more...

 
 

06-08-2009 Mohamed Aslam, Minister of Housing, Transport and Environment, Maldives stresses that more investment and resources are required to help developing economies cope with climate change.   more...