Climate change forcing people from their homes every two seconds – Oxfam
Climate-related disasters were the number one driver of internal displacement over the last decade, with one person forced from their home every two seconds.That is according to a new briefing from Oxfam, which warned that 20 million people are displaced by catastrophes linked to climate change every year, mostly the world's poorest. The charity said tha
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UK chancellor Rishi Sunak has today confirmed a temporary windfall tax on the profits of oil and gas firms to help with the cost-of-living crisis.
Limiting global warming to 2°C above pre-industrial levels is now possible if all nations honour the climate pledges made at the Glasgow COP26 conference last year, a new study has found.