Postcards from the Frontlines of climate change will be arriving at the UN in New York today, as this important week for climate change draws to a close.
The UN Climate Summit drew to a close yesterday evening - we summarise the key commitments, pledges and developments from around the world.
A report published by the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) today has found that 20.6 million people were displaced by extreme weather events in 2013 – almost three times as many as those newly fleeing conflict.
Take a picture of the home you would hate to be forced from, or how extreme weather has affected you, and send it as a free postcard in support of climate refugees.
EJF's investigation reveals the continuing brutal trade in modern-day slaves and Thai Government's failure to adequately address the issue.
- 4 hours 53 min ago — #Climatechange doesn't just affect human #migration http://t.co/tA3ipcDfCK http://t.co/0kU2ElFSgK
- 4 hours 58 min ago — Get ready for hotter summers and more flooding in the UK, say scientists - via @carbonbrief http://t.co/OS0UnbCTyZ?
- 5 hours 34 min ago — RT @IDMC_Geneva: 85% of the 22 million displaced by disasters in 2013 are from developing countries #idptrends