Tag: Climate change

Climate change endangers flamingos

Climate change endangers flamingos

The future is not bright for flamingos: As water levels rise, African lakes produce less food for the long-legged birds, threatening their survival. In East African lakes where flamingos congregate in large numbers, less of the unique algae flamingos need may be available as water levels rise, said Aidan Byrne, lead author of a study […]

Austria’s climate change adaptation strategy presented

Austria’s climate change adaptation strategy presented

The two-pillar principle of climate policy consists of not only reducing greenhouse gas emissions but also adapting to inevitable consequences. Start of Vienna Climate Tour 2024 ECHR’s decisions on climate cases Necessary steps are specified in the climate change adaptation strategy launched in 2012. The second progress report was published in 2021 (BMK 2021) and […]

Austria’s climate change adaptation strategy presented

Austria’s climate change adaptation strategy presented

The two-pillar principle of climate policy consists of not only reducing greenhouse gas emissions but also adapting to inevitable consequences. Start of Vienna Climate Tour 2024 ECHR’s decisions on climate cases Necessary steps are specified in the climate change adaptation strategy launched in 2012. The second progress report was published in 2021 (BMK 2021) and […]

Climate Biennale Vienna: Start of Vienna Climate Tour 2024

Climate Biennale Vienna: Start of Vienna Climate Tour 2024

The Vienna city government’s climate tour has been traveling around the city for two years on eight electric cargo bikes to spread the word about climate protection issues. The 2024 season of the tour started this Thursday with a special innovation. The first “Climate Biennale Vienna” begins “Focus on environmental history” at hdgö A creatively […]

Price explosion: Olive oil in Greece is 67 percent more expensive by 2023

Price explosion: Olive oil in Greece is 67 percent more expensive by 2023

Consumers in Greece are now paying more than ever for a liter of olive oil sold on the market, with prices ranging from 12 to 15 euros. According to the statement made by statistical authority Elstat on Wednesday, liquid gold prices increased by 67.2 percent in March compared to the same month last year. This […]

Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights on climate cases

Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights on climate cases

In a landmark decision, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) condemned Switzerland for inadequate climate protection. Climate protection decision expected from ECHR Climate change causes hottest March ever European Court of Human Rights judges agreed with a group of Swiss senior citizens who accused the government of failing to take adequate action against climate […]

Climate protection decisions expected from the European Court of Human Rights

Climate protection decisions expected from the European Court of Human Rights

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) will decide on three different cases regarding the responsibilities of states regarding global climate change, starting at 10.30 on Tuesday. According to experts, the decisions of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) in Strasbourg may be a turning point in the fight against global warming. The judge’s […]

Copernicus: March is warmer than previous ones

Copernicus: March is warmer than previous ones

For the tenth time in a row, this month was the hottest month compared to the corresponding months of the previous year. March was warmer worldwide than the previous March since records began, according to data from EU climate change service Copernicus. The data used by Copernicus dates back to 1950, and some older data […]

Climate change caused warmest March since records began

Climate change caused warmest March since records began

For the tenth time in a row, this month was the hottest month compared to the same months of the previous year. Austria will be largely ice-free within 40 to 45 years Climate change: Cancer, asthma and allergies become increasingly common Globally, March exceeded all previous March temperatures since records began, according to information from […]

Climate change caused warmest March since records began

Climate change caused warmest March since records began

For the tenth time in a row, this month was the hottest month compared to the same months of the previous year. Austria will be largely ice-free within 40 to 45 years Climate change: Cancer, asthma and allergies become increasingly common Globally, March exceeded all previous March temperatures since records began, according to information from […]