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The poor and the planetary crisis

The continuing effects of the climate crisis must end, and poverty must be holistically addressed

FABC 50: Asian Catholic bishops urged to immediately declare ‘climate emergency’

"We ask our bishops to act on behalf of mother earth, to take on the shoes of mother earth."

Climate refugees flee as Bangladesh villages washed away

Scientists say climate change has increased the severity and frequency of the floods, with more erratic rainfall causing more cyclones

Will Pakistan floods spur better climate disaster planning?

As losses from climate-fueled disasters rise, investment in cutting risks makes financial sense - and can solve multiple problems at once

World in ‘wrong direction’ as climate impacts worsen: UN

"Floods, droughts, heatwaves, extreme storms and wildfires are going from bad to worse, breaking records with alarming frequency"

UN chief in Pakistan to boost flood aid for devastated millions

Pakistan is responsible for less than 1% of global GHG emissions, but is 8th on a list of countries deemed most vulnerable to extreme weather

‘Start my life from zero’: Poor Pakistanis face heavy cost of...

Floods have ruined crops and homes across Pakistan, leaving many of the country's poor struggling to restart their lives

Global heating, human development could drive future waves of disease in...

Disturbance of ecosystems as humans interact with wild species make future outbreaks and pandemics more likely

59 dead, millions stranded as floods hit Bangladesh, India

The flooding forced Bangladesh's third-largest international airport in Sylhet to shut down on Friday

Millions at risk as India’s severe heatwave exposes cooling gaps

As India and Pakistan struggled to cope with soaring temperatures, experts warn lack of access to cooling tech will cost lives

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