New Zealand releases first ever climate adaptation plan

James Shaw, New Zealand's minister for climate change, welcomes United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (not pictured) as he attends a breakfast with youth climate change and environmental leaders in Auckland on May 13, 2019. (MICHAEL BRADLEY/AFP) WELLINGTON – New Zealand launched its first National Adaptation Plan on Wednesday, which will ensure communities have the information […]

China and India must jointly seek climate justice

India's permanent representative to the United Nations, T.S. Tirumurti, delivered a cross-regional joint statement on climate change, themed "Global Net Zero", on behalf of 10 countries, including China, on World Environment Day on June 8. "We need a clear recognition that developing countries will need much longer beyond 2050 to reach Net-Zero given their overarching […]

Fiji: Climate change, not conflict, is Asia’s biggest security threat

Fiji's Minister of Defense, Inia Batikoto Seruiratu, speaks at a plenary session during the 19th International Institute for Strategic Studies Shangri-la Dialogue, Asia's annual defense and security forum, in Singapore, June 12, 2022. (DANIAL HAKIM / AP) SINGAPORE – Fiji's defense minister said on Sunday that climate change posed the biggest security threat in the […]

Thinking outside the box

A wind power plant in Dingxi, Gansu province. (PHOTO / XINHUA) The recent eruption of the Hunga volcano about 30 kilometers southeast of Tonga’s Fonuafo’ou island raised the eyebrows of climate scientists around the globe. The volcano sent hundreds of thousands of tons of sulfur dioxide into the atmosphere, which can have a cooling effect […]

The Climate Ecosystem Corp Announces Token Pre-sale

London, UK, February 22, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – The Climate Ecosystem Corp., a company of like-minded individuals united by one big concern—climate change—has announced its pre-sale. Expected to hold soon, the pre-sale will see prospective investors try to cop thousands or millions of CLIME, the project’s native token. With a total supply of 10 billion CLIME, and […]

Learning from China’s approach

File photo shows a view of the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China. (PHOTO / XINHUA) In the recently published third volume of Xi Jinping: The Governance of China, President Xi has said, “Leadership organs and leading officials must fully understand the responsibilities with which they have been entrusted, (stay) sober-minded, […]

Hitachi Achieves CDP’s Highest Score of “Grade A” in Climate Change and Water Security

TOKYO, Dec 8, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) has been awarded the highest score of “Grade A” by global environmental non-profit charity CDP, in the categories of climate change and water security. CDP evaluated Hitachi’s pioneering initiatives and disclosure of information for tackling climate change, as well as acting […]

NEC Named to the CDP “A List” for Advanced Climate Change and Water Security Initiatives Three Years in a Row

TOKYO, Dec 8, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability by global environmental non-profit CDP(1), securing a place on its prestigious “A List” three years in a row for tackling climate change, as well as acting to protect water security. In 2017, NEC […]