Climate

Climate is the long-term average of weather, typically averaged over a period of 30 years. More rigorously, it denotes the mean and variability of meteorological variables over a time spanning from months to millions of years. Some of the meteorological variables that are commonly measured are temperature, humidity, atmospheric pressure, wind, and precipitation. In a broader sense, climate is the state of the components of the climate system, which includes the ocean and ice on Earth. The climate of a location is affected by its latitude, terrain, and altitude, as well as nearby water bodies and their currents. Climates can …

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ADB: Asian Development Bank · 21 December 2024 English

Bengal State for Climate Resilience Project Name Supporting West Bengal State for Climate Resilience Project TA 10273-IND: Supporting West Bengal State for Climate Resilience Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ progress in gender equality OP3: Tackling climate change, building climate and disaster resilience, and enhancing Water resources management improved for enhancing climate adaptation in the State of West Bengal Project Water quality and river flow improved fostering climate resilient livelihoods in the Sundarbans Upper delta


UN: The United Nations · 6 December 2024 English

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(geo)political divides, conflict, natural disasters due to climate change and economic uncertainty. It is essential (geo)political divides, conflict, natural disasters due to climate change and economic uncertainty. It is essential


Greens/EFA: The Greens/European Free Alliance · 3 June 2024 English

Summary of the activities carried out by the EFA Group during the 2019-2024 mandate.

international solidarity, peace, social justice, climate justice, rights and democracy, an economy which all the people in need. From the fight against climate change, in order to avoid some Pacific islands hydrogen Green hydrogen is a key player for climate change mitigation and achieving the Green Deal economic and cultural conditions for many years, and climate change is accelerating this trend. States and strength in EFA is our diversity, which unites us. CLIMATE Food Sustainability Food is not only about


WRI: World Resources Institute · 3 June 2024 English

This paper describes the methods for updating the Spatial Database of Planted Trees (SDPT) in three areas: boundaries, to spatially differentiate planted forests and tree crops from natural and seminatural …

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UNEP: United Nations Environment Programme · 27 May 2024 English

Documents Please join us for the Multi-stakeholder consultation workshop for improved multilateral and international cooperation on air pollution: "Unlocking and Future-Proofing Air Quality Management in Asia" Date: 27-29 May 2024 …

region’s economy, food and water security, and climate systems. This hampers the region’s efforts to grow


UNEP: United Nations Environment Programme · 16 May 2024 English

provides products, employment, and generates $1.5 trillion in revenue annually. However, its impact on climate change, nature loss and pollution remains substantial. Every year, this sector emits 2-8% of the international processes   Global policy solutions to leverage the textile sector to contribute to climate, nature and zero pollution goals and sustainable resource management It will prompt pivotal inquiries

trillion in revenue annually. However, its impact on climate change, nature loss and pollution remains substantial to leverage the textile sector to contribute to climate, nature and zero pollution goals and sustainable


World Bank Group · 6 May 2024 English

are long-standing growth challenges, such as climate change. After growing 11.7 percent in 2021, GDP are highly vulnerable to climate change: according to the Global Climate Risk Index 2021, out of 180 Kreft,S., Eckstein,D., Melchior, I (2021): Global Climate Risk Index 2021. The Index analyzes to what extent HLO 2 “Increased mitigation and adaptation to climate change and critical environmental challenges” system’s adaptiveness, including to respond to climate changed-induced emergencies. HLO1 focuses on reforms


UNEP: United Nations Environment Programme · 23 April 2024 English

methodology (IEAM) used by the United Nations Environment Programme. It focuses on seven main issues: climate change, waste management, land resources, water resources, atmosphere, biodiversity, and the coastal

Environment Programme. It focuses on seven main issues: climate change, waste management, land resources, water


Mackenzie Institute · 12 April 2024 English

From street names to gender, criminology and climate, our institutions are in thrall to crazy...

From street names to gender, criminology and climate, our institutions are in thrall to crazy...


NIA: Nuclear Innovation Alliance · 11 April 2024 English

NRC reform is a set of actions that need to be taken by NRC staff, the Commission, Congress, the nuclear industry, and civil society to improve the effectiveness and efficiency …

advanced nuclear energy is needed to meet our climate and energy security goals, and that Nuclear Regulatory because there is a public interest in solving climate change and achieving energy security as quickly it probably never was just or correct. Solving climate change and ensuring energy security requires that


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