If approached correctly, climate change could be an opportunity for the global economy, UN climate chief Christiana Figueres told DW.
German Chancellor is paying another visit to China this weekend - her 7th trip to the Asian powerhouse. But this time multi-billion-euro deals are unlikely to make the headlines. Bilateral business is getting tougher.
Leaders of the G7 nations have gathered in Brussels for a summit that is likely to be dominated by the crisis in Ukraine. Russia is notably absent after being suspended from the group following the annexation of Crimea.
Scarce resources, high emissions, widespread pollution - the EU wants to boost recycling to make the economy more circular. The aim: New jobs, lower costs and less impact on environment and climate.
Greenhouse gas emissions are increasing and with it the danger of global catastrophes. That's the bad news in the new report from UN climate change panel, the IPCC. The good news? There's still hope - for a limited time.
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