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Why Does The US$100 Billion Matter To LDCs?

9th December 2015
Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are categorised as the most vulnerable group of countries to the impacts of climate change. Given their low capacity, limited economic development and inability to withstand extreme shocks, they are characterized as regions in need of extra consideration and support. LDCs are already suffering the impacts of climate change but will need western countries to deliver...

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Nepal: Advancing A Low Carbon Future In A Context Of High Risks

2nd October 2015
Date: Climate change is an additional burden to Nepal. Its contribution to the global share of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) is less than 1 per cent. Nonetheless, it is regarded as one of the most vulnerable countries to its impact. Nepal already faces risks of glacier lakes outburst floods, distorted monsoons, exceptional flooding, and landslides attributed to climate change. Nepal has no option...

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