Care Climate Change

Find below CARE’s news, stories and press releases on various topics concerning climate change.

13th October 2016

IDRR16: Disaster risk reduction delivers benefits, says CARE study on Vanuatu

13 October is the International Day of Disaster Risk Reduction (IDRR), an annual reminder of the importance of investing into disaster preparedness as a means to save lives and values […]

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5th October 2016

After Paris Agreement ratification governments must follow-up with stronger climate action, says CARE

5 October, 2016. CARE welcomes the rapid progress in the ratification of the historic Paris Agreement on climate change which will now enter into force on 4 November 2016. The […]

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13th September 2016

CARE joins broad call for a “new Europe for people, planet and prosperity for all”

On 12 September 2016, more than 177 European and national Civil Society Organisations and Trade Unions released a joint statement titled “A new Europe for people, planet and prosperity for […]

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By CARE on 6th June 2016

EDD16: Gender, climate change and integrated risk reduction

CARE International, UN Women and UNISDR are organising a joint panel discussion, Gender, climate change and integrated risk reduction – Moving from words to action after Sendai, Agenda 2030 and COP21, at the European […]

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By Viivi Erkkilä on 26th May 2016

Countries leave Bonn under mounting pressure to deliver on their Paris climate promises

26 May 2016, Bonn. The first session of UN climate negotiations, after the historic Paris Agreement was forged, ends under mounting pressure on governments to deliver on their climate commitments. […]

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By Viivi Erkkilä on 25th May 2016

Vulnerable countries and youth kick-off for climate justice at UN negotiations

25 May 2016, Bonn, Germany. Today Adriana Murillo Ruin, head of the Costa Rican delegation at the UNFCCC and representing a group of 43 nations vulnerable to climate impacts, took […]

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By Viivi Erkkilä on 20th May 2016

A world in crisis in an era of climate disruptions

The world is currently witnessing the highest level of human suffering since the Second World War. A recent report by UNISDR shows that between 1995 and 2015 90% disasters were climate related. In […]

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By Viivi Erkkilä on 13th May 2016

Turn words into action: it’s time to deliver on the Paris climate promises

13 May 2016, Bonn. The Paris climate deal is likely to come into effect earlier than originally planned, but the world is still on pathway to climate chaos unless countries […]

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