by AgroWeb on January 19, 2017

2016 was the hottest year on record - again

Last year was officially the Earth's warmest since record-keeping began in the 1880s, the World Meteorological Organization announced Wednesday morning. That means 2016 set a global heat record for the third year in a row according to NOAA and NASA, who held a joint press conference on Wednesday to discuss the record. Climate scientists say greenhouse gas pollution, which humans are creating ...

by AgroWeb on October 6, 2016

The Paris Agreement is officially a done deal

The landmark Paris agreement on climate change will enter into force on November 4, after a coalition of the world's largest polluters and small island nations threatened by rising seas pushed it past a key threshold on Wednesday. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called the agreement's strong international support a "testament for the urgency of action." The deal takes effect 30 days ...

by AgroWeb on July 15, 2016

Albania Ratifies the Paris Agreement on Climate Change

Albania, through the parliament, ratified on Thursday the Paris Agreement on climate change as 87 MP's voted pro, respecting the momentum and importance of this historic and ambitious agreement. Official sources from the Albanian Parliament told AgroWeb that at least 10 MP’s were supposed to discuss on the Paris Agreement ratification, as they personally had requested. But no one talked ...