Innspill til Havmeldingen
"Verdenshavene er under press, samtidig som de blir stadig viktigere for verden. Som havnasjon kan vi ta en lederrolle i det viktige arbeidet med å ivareta havene gjennom internasjonalt samarbeid" sa Børge Brende da han inviterte ulike organisa ...
Wednesday 30 Nov 2016
Wastewater: Africa’s Nightmare?
Many developing countries have a problem dealing with wastewater from industry, homes, storm drains and other sources.
Friday 18 Nov 2016
Checking the arctic barometer in Marrakesh
The role of the Arctic in “sustaining global climate systems” needs to be recognized at the climate change negotiations now under way in Morocco, according to the organization that represents in the Inuit.
Thursday 17 Nov 2016
Coastal blue carbon at climate change talks
Marrakesh –– Mangroves, tidal marshes and seagrasses are being highlighted at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) meeting now underway in Morocco for their role in climate change mitigation and adaptation solutions.
Monday 14 Nov 2016
Where can science make a difference to people?
A new study on the effects of climate change on the world’s coral reefs comes as negotiators from nearly 200 countries gather in Marrakesh to begin implementing the Paris Agreement on Climate Change.
Thursday 10 Nov 2016
Bad news and good news as climate talks open in Morocco
The Paris climate agreement came into force last Friday, just ahead of this year’s climate negotiations in Marrakesh.
There has been a lot of bad news for the planet in the last year, beginning with the fact that 2016 is on track to be the ...
Monday 07 Nov 2016
GRID-Arendal at Norway - South Africa Week
GRID-Arendal is at the annual Norway-South Africa Science Week in Cape Town supporting the long standing tradition of partnership and collaboration between the two countries.
Thursday 03 Nov 2016
Save a whale, save the planet
In historic agreement, nations recognize the role of whales as ecosystem engineers helping to address the global climate challenge.
Protecting whale populations has an important role to play in fighting global warming.
Tuesday 01 Nov 2016