Climate For Change Archive

November 2019

Opinion

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change was agreed in 1992 to deal with the increasing atmospheric concentration of carbon […]
November 21, 2019

August 2019

Opinion

Lhotse glacier, Chukung village to the far left. Photo: ALTON C BYERS ost of the recent talk within the UN […]
August 9, 2019

July 2019

Opinion

Pic: MONIKA DEUPALA n January 2018, Cape Town faced the possibility of executing a ‘Day Zero’ water plan: the city’s […]
July 5, 2019

May 2019

Opinion

Pic: BIKRAM RAI athmandu is the centre of everything in Nepal: power, administration, public education, tourism, hospitals. Till the late […]
May 31, 2019

April 2019

Opinion

Tornado in Bara. Photo: RSS his is the season for windstorms, and even though the whirlwind that hit the central […]
April 26, 2019

March 2019

Opinion

Photo: ALTON BYERS n a normal winter, northern India and Nepal get 3-4 westerly disturbances. This year there were 12 […]
March 22, 2019

February 2019

Opinion

Photo: GEORGE MALLORY Photo: DAVID BREARSHEARS/GLACIER WORKS nprecedented in recorded history, there was a 100 degree C difference in temperature […]
February 8, 2019

January 2019

Opinion

DRYING UP: Toni Hagen’s famous panorama of Pokhara taken in 1955, and last week from near the same spot at […]
January 4, 2019

November 2018

Opinion

n all the debate about Nepal’s increasing fuel imports from India and the country’s growing carbon footprint, what gets lost […]
November 30, 2018

Opinion

he conclusion of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5ºC could not have been more […]
November 2, 2018