Europe’s first commercial vertical farm begins construction

Europe’s first commercial vertical farm begins construction

Europe, Worldwide, Agriculture, Tech. & Innovation, Sustainable Innovation Forum

The farm in Dronten, the Netherlands, will serve one of Europe’s biggest supermarket chains with lettuce grown using Philips GreenPower LED horticultural lighting

  Solar-power and saltwater to grow vegetables in Jordanian desert

Solar-power and saltwater to grow vegetables in Jordanian desert

Asia, Europe, Agriculture, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation

A Norwegian company plans to establish a solar-powered facility in the Aqaba desert in Jordan, capable of growing a variety of crops without wasting any fresh water

Climate Videos
📄Climate Leader Papers

The role of forestry and agriculture in mitigating climate change

Peter Holmgren, Director General of the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), explores the fundamental role of forestry, agriculture and landscapes in mitigating climate change. 

Agriculture, Carbon Reduction, COP 21, COP 22, COP 23, Finance

Transforming agriculture to address climate change

José Graziano da Silva, Director-General, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, asserts that the path to sustainable food and agriculture depends on turning climate commitments into action now.

Worldwide, Agriculture, Carbon Reduction, COP 21, COP 22, COP 23, Finance
🎤Climate Interviews

Climate Action spoke with Dr. Willem Huisman, President of Dow Germany & Chairman of the Board, Dow Deutschland, Inc.

Europe, Worldwide, Agriculture, Sports, Tech. & Innovation, Transport

Climate Action spoke with David McLagan, Founder and CEO of Ecoffee Cup: a brand of reusable takeaway coffee cup made with naturally organic, biodegradable bamboo fibre and non-GMO corn starch.

Europe, Worldwide, Agriculture, Carbon Reduction, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation
🎤Feature Event
  Sustainable Investment Forum

Sustainable Investment Forum

North America, Tech. & Innovation

The Sustainable Investment Forum is back for its second edition on 19 September 2017 during Climate Week NYC.


Building on the success of the 2016 edition, the Forum will welcome over 350 attendees representing asset owners and managers, commercial banks, development banks, private venture capital, technology developers, Mayors and national policy makers. A dynamic mix of discussion panels, insight presentations and enhanced networking opportunities will build knowledge and foster collaboration on how best to implement low carbon solutions for the Paris Agreement.


Last year’s event sold out, so preregister your place to secure your place and receive exclusive news and Forum updates!


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Climate Action and UNEP are delighted to present the 10th anniversary edition of the official Climate Action report for COP22, Marrakech, Morocco.