Extreme heat in India and Pakistan could be seen every three years

Extreme heat in India and Pakistan could be seen every three years

Droughts two years ago worst since 1766

Recent drought levels have not been seen since before American independence

‘World’s major cities face increasing danger of drought’

This includes London, a new report has suggested

UN: ‘Droughts increase nearly a third in a generation’

These have cost the world $124bn since 1998

Vanuatu supported in bid for legal protection from climate change

The UN will discuss its call for protecting vulnerable countries later this year

‘Extreme weather patterns are not new phenomena’

New data reveals the most extreme weather the UK has experienced dates back to the Victorian period

‘Amazon becoming less resilient to climate change’

New research reveals that human-induced climate change is taking its toll on the rainforest and consistently reducing its ability to recover from droughts or fires

Somalia to receive £5.5m UK aid to fight drought

This is in addition to the £7.4m announced last month, as the situation continues to worsen

UK $10m package to help Somalia tackle drought

The East African country has been suffering heavily from droughts and floods exacerbated by climate change

UN: ‘Climate change causing thousands to flee their homes’

Violence driven by warming temperatures is breaking out in Cameroon – leading to more than 30,000 being displaced or attacked