Post Tagged with: "Climate Change"

To Stay or Go ?

To Stay or Go ?

By Dina Ionesco — The Mark News —  Sudden-onset disasters are displacing tens of millions every year, adding to the existing economic and political causes of mass migration. Harvey, the most powerful hurricane to hit Texas in more than 50 years, displaced more than a million residents and damaged some […]

Climate Change Knows No Borders

Climate Change Knows No Borders

By Aaron Cosbey — The Mark News — The world’s trade policymakers need to leave behind their obsession with a parallel world of moving goods more freely and start getting serious about mitigating climate change through trade agreements. Climate change may be the most difficult and urgent challenge facing mankind today. […]

Presidents Kuczynski and Macron Emphasize Paris Climate Accord

Presidents Kuczynski and Macron Emphasize Paris Climate Accord

President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris Agreement on Wednesday, standing on the steps of the Elysee Palace after a meeting that included discussion on climate change and on democracy in Latin America, particularly the situation in Venezuela. Reconstruction after the floods […]

A PLACE CALLED HOME

A PLACE CALLED HOME

By Laura Olson — The Mark News — In Dhaka, Bangladesh, the Bhola Slum is a consequence of the many factors that have prompted people to migrate from traditional rural livelihoods to urban centers in the precarious hope that they will find safe haven and a brighter future. Millions of […]