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Climate Change – Restore land the size of China to meet climate and nature goals, U.N. says (Michael Taylor, WEF)

Image: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) How can land restoration help fight climate change? | World Economic Forum (weforum.org)

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NATURAL RESOURCE SECURITY/CLIMATE CHANGE – Emissions cuts in line with Paris Agreement would see benefits ‘within two decades’ (Robert McSweeney, WEF)

‘Immediate and strong action on climate change can bring benefits within current lifetimes and not just far into the future.’ cap the global temperature increase. Image: REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro Reducing global emissions in accordance with the Paris Agreement would impact on global temperatures within two decades, according to a new study. The new study, published in Nature […]

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NATURAL RESOURCE SECURITY/OCEAN – From arm-sized worms to the Screaming Sixties, this is everything to know about the Southern Ocean (Ceridwen Fraser, Christina Hulbe, Craig Stevens, Huw Griffiths, WEF)

Penguins are one of Antarctica’s most well-known species. Image: REUTERS/Pauline Askin The Southern Ocean, also called the Antarctic Ocean is home to thousands of species and a complex ecosystem. With waves of up to 20 meters high and sub-zero temperatures, it’s not easy to study life there. New technologies are allowing scientists to learn more, including […]