Cynthia Villar Criticized by Group for ‘Insulting’ Farmers, Fishermen

Cynthia Villar

Cynthia Villar claims farmers and fishermen “don’t understand” climate change CYNTHIA VILLAR – A group chastised the senator for allegedly insulting farmers and fishermen after she said in a Senate hearing that they know nothing when it comes to the issue of climate change. Villar’s claim that farmers and fishermen know nothing about climate change, … Read more

Diokno Urges International Partners To Ramp Up Support For Climate Change Mitigation, Adaptation Measures

Finance Secretary Benjamin Diokno

Finance Secretary Benjamin Diokno: “We continue to seek support from international channels and partners to help us combat this [climate] crisis” DIOKNO — The Department of Finance (DOF) said that Finance Secretary Benjamin Diokno urged international partners to boost aid for climate change mitigation and adaptation measures. Diokno urged the private sector and multilateral development … Read more

BSP Calls For More Sustainable Financing, Economy In 2022

BSP

BSP was calling for more sustainable financing and economy in 2022. BSP — The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas was calling for more sustainable financing and economy in 2022 as climate change “is real and its impact devastating”. BSP Governor Benjamin E. Diokno was calling for more strategy in integrating sustainability into the operations of financial … Read more

Jeff Bezos Launches $10 Billion Fund To Fight Climate Change

Jeff Bezos

Billionaire Jeff Bezos was about to launch his Earth Fund to fight climate change. Jeff Bezos, the chief executive of Amazon and the world’s richest man, said that he pledged $10 billion to a new fund in order to address climate change. This, as Jeff Bezos, through his Instagram account, announced that he was about … Read more

Leader of UN Climate Change Group Dead At 79

Leader

Rajendra Pachauri, the leader of the UN climate change group has died on Thursday in a hospital in New Delhi. He was 79 years old. This, as Rajendra Pachauri, an Indian environmentalist who led the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) of the United Nations, died in a hospital following his undergoing open heart surgery. … Read more