If approached correctly, climate change could be an opportunity for the global economy, UN climate chief Christiana Figueres told DW.
The Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) has discovered 30 types of heat-resistent beans. But how? An interview with Steve Beebe, senior bean researcher at CGIAR.
A recent study concluded that climate change helped spark the conflict in Syria. DW asked the study's lead researcher to explain the link between climate and conflict - drought and population growth were major factors.
River flooding will affect more people and cause significantly more damage by 2030, as climate change and socioeconomic development accelerate. In South Asia alone, an estimated 15 million will be affected, say experts.
Which city will the German Olympic Sports Confederation choose as candidate for the 2024 Games? If issues like sustainability and climate protection play a role, Hamburg takes the lead. But Berlin is catching up.