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Denmark: Copenhagen unveils first climate-change adapted neighborhood

Al Jazeera

If a megastorm hits Copenhagen, the residents of St. Kjeld - a Copenhagen neighborhood - will be ready, reports Aljazeera. 'Climate change is a reality and we have to be prepared for floods, storms and rising sea levels,' says René Sommer Lindsay, the city official in charge of St. Kjeld’s transformation...

  • After Ebola: What next for West Africa’s health systems

    IRIN

    'What we want to see as a country is a resilient health system that can withstand shocks,' Liberia’s Assistant Health Minister Tolbert Nyenswah told IRIN. 'Our plan to be presented in Brussels will be finalized by the end of February. It will be well costed with tangible goals'...

  • Pakistan pushes climate change back up political agenda

    TRF

    Pakistan has reinstated its ministry for climate change, which may suggest that the government plans to pay more attention to the issue as countries prepare a new international deal to curb global warming, according to Thomas Reuters Foundation...

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