Published: Jun 22, 2022
Natural Resources and Environment Minister Varawut Silpa-archa is leading a team to Switzerland and Portugal to sign a climate change pact and attend a conference on enhancing ocean preservation in a June 22-July 1 trip.
Published: Jun 14, 2022
The temperature in Jacobabad hit a record-breaking 51 degrees Celsius (123.8 degrees Fahrenheit) on May 14, making it the hottest city on Earth that day. Pakistan had jumped from winter to summer without experiencing a spring, according to the country's Climate Change Ministry.
Published: Jun 08, 2022
Global Compact Network Thailand (GCNT) together with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP) and the UN Country Team Thailand are empowering sustainability leaders across Southeast Asia at “UNGC Leaders Summit 2022” with more than 10,000 multi-sector partners around the world. The event highlight 3 sustainability: Climate Change, Biodiversity, and Social Development including engaging with SMEs to take part in driving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into ASEAN and into the Asia-Pacific region.
Published: May 19, 2022
Australians remain split on their election choice just days out from the national poll, with voters highlighting the rising cost of living, climate change and the unpopularity of Prime Minister Scott Morrison as key electoral issues.
Published: Apr 23, 2022
The Great Barrier Reef, the world's largest reef which stretches about 2,300 km along the coast of the Australian state of Queensland, remains the "planet's most beautiful marine environment."
Published: Mar 15, 2022
Thailand must accelerate its transition to a low-carbon economy in all sectors to turn the Covid-19 crisis into an opportunity for growth, Natural Resources and Environment Minister Varawut Silpa-archa told a conference on Monday.
Published: Mar 01, 2022
SINGAPORE - South-east Asia is among the regions of the world hardest hit by climate change, and is especially at risk of losing settlements and infrastructure to sea-level rise, a major new report published on Monday (Feb 28) has shown.
Published: Dec 28, 2021
Following Thailands pledge to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050 and Net-Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2065, the Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Planning (ONEP) in collaboration with Thai-German Climate Programme – Policy, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, organised a symposium titled “COP26 Debrief: Global Future, Thai Future” on 16 December 2021 at the Ballroom, Centara Grand Hotel Central Ladprao, Bangkok, to disseminate and summarise the results of the 26th session of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 26).
Published: Nov 27, 2021
At the second plenary session of the 13th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) held via video conferencing on Friday, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said it was time for leaders to discuss and find solutions for the Covid-19 and climate change crises.