World Bank warns of 140 million ‘climate migrants’ by 2050

5:02pm - 21 March 2018

The World Bank has warned that climate change could push tens of millions of people in the developing world to migrate both inside and outside their own countries.

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction

Ocean economy set to reach $3 trillion by 2030

1:47pm - 21 March 2018

A major new report for the UK Government has highlighted the huge economic potential presented by the world’s oceans.

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, Tech. & Innovation

Acting now on carbon emissions could save over 150 million lives

12:05pm - 21 March 2018

New research led by Duke University has found that tougher policies on fossil fuel emissions could prevent up to 153 million premature deaths in the immediate term.

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction

London aims for the sky with thousands of new charging points

11:03am - 21 March 2018

The UK’s capital is making progress towards reducing high levels of air pollution through the uptake of new electric vehicles and charging points.

Europe, Transport

How investable are the Sustainable Development Goals?

5:21pm - 20 March 2018

Eric Usher, head of the UN Environment’s Finance Initiative, recently said that the SDGs have “come forward very quickly, faster than I would have thought”.

Worldwide, Finance

McDonald’s targets major reduction in carbon footprint by 2030

12:45pm - 20 March 2018

Multinational corporations are fast making the change to a zero-carbon future, and McDonald’s has decided to play a lead role in its adoption.

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction
  Interview with Flavia Micilotta, Executive Director, Eurosif

Interview with Flavia Micilotta, Executive Director, Eurosif


Climate Action caught up with Flavia Micilotta, Executive Director, Eurosif, on scaling up low carbon investment and her participation in the first Sustainable Investment Forum Europe.

  Ecosphere+ and Climate Action partnering to offset carbon emissions for 2018 events

Ecosphere+ and Climate Action partnering to offset carbon emissions for 2018 events

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction

Ecosphere+ and Climate Action partnering to offset carbon emissions for 2018 events


Paris plays host to global finance leaders at Sustainable Investment Forum Europe

Europe, Finance

On 13th March, Climate Action, in official partnership with the UN Environment’s Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), held the Sustainable Investment Forum Europe in Paris.


Major universities join forces to promote sustainable finance

Worldwide, Finance, Sustainable Investment Forum

A new global alliance has been launched today to help scale-up the green finance sector.


Over 100 global cities now powered by at least 70% renewables

Worldwide, Sustainable Energy, Sustainable Innovation Forum

New data has shown that 102 cities around the world are now sourcing at least 70 percent of their electricity from renewables.


Renault-Nissan aims to leapfrog competition on new battery technology

Worldwide, Tech. & Innovation, Transport

The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance is aiming to take the lead in new solid-state battery technology.


European Commission unveils new Action Plan on sustainable finance

Europe, Finance

The European Commission has produced its strategy to make sustainability a key component of the financial sector within Europe for years to come.


Climate Action and UNEP are delighted to present the official Climate Action report for COP23, Bonn, Germany.