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Climate Change News

"Journalists urged to report on environment"

Government has urged journalists in the country to report issues on environment effectively

Deputy Director of Biodiversity and Planning at Environmental Affairs Department Ben Yasin said this Friday in Lilongwe during the official opening of a-two-day media training on sustainable environment.

He said it is important for journalist to prioritize issues of environment so that they should make headlines.

Yasin said people lack awareness on the environmental challenges affect them hence the need for journalists to report about these issues.

"UN chief calls for accelerated climate action"

The United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called for accelerated climate action and greater ambition in realising pledges countries made in the Paris Agreement.

According to www.unnews.org, Guterres warned the global community that the world is still a long way from addressing the challenge of global warming.

The UN chief hinted at the possibility of using carbon pricing to accelerate climate action as the "window to reduce carbon emissions might close in 20 years".

"Climate fund doubled"

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) has doubled the amount of approved climate finance during the past year, to assist developing countries implement climate change actions.

The climate actions include adaptation, mitigation, technology transfer, capacity building and reduction of emissions from deforestation and forest degradation.

This was announced at the 23rd Conference of Parties (CoP23) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) taking place in Bonn, Germany.

"Climate leadership means ending fossil-fuel production"

The end of the fossil-fuel era is on the horizon. With renewables like solar and wind consistently outperforming expectations, growth in electric vehicles far exceeding projections, and governments worldwide acknowledging the urgency of tackling climate change, the writing is on the wall.

And yet somehow, the question central to it all is not being seriously addressed: what is the plan for weaning ourselves off oil, coal, and gas?

"Lake Malawi water levels continue decreasing"

A monthly Lake Malawi bulletin produced by Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development's Department of Water Resources says water levels on the lake are expected to continue withdrawing in October as significant rainfall is not expected in the catchment area or on the surface.

According to the bulletin, water levels on the lake continued to recede during September as the levels dropped by 14 centimetres (cm) between the first day and the last day of the month, which is slightly higher than the normal drop (13cm) for September in the past 50 years.