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22nd October 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"The global energy crisis could escalate into a world food crisis leading to famine in vulnerable countries unless urgent action is taken, one of the world’s biggest producers of fertiliser has warned. "Svein Tore Holsether, the chief executive of Yara, which produces...

21st October 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"More than 150 people have died in devastating floods across India and Nepal, after some of the heaviest rainfall in over a century triggered flash flooding and landslides. "In the north Indian state of Uttarakhand, at least 46 people died and 11 were missing after...

20th October 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"Everyone Feels Like They’re Being Left Out of the Global Pandemic Recovery... "A survey found that 77% of people in 27 countries say their own finances are the same or getting worse, even as 70% of them say their country’s economy is weak but better now than in...

19th October Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"Drought in key wheat producing countries is having an impact on world supply. We have talked a lot about how the western drought is impacting American farmers and ranchers, but we are now seeing its impact on global production. "According to Mark Jekanowski, a USDA...

18th October 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"The next global economic emergency? Deepening debt in the developing world... "A global pandemic. Rising inflation. The threat posed by climate change. Global policymakers have enough to keep them occupied without a developing country debt crisis adding to their list...

16th October 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"Nunavut declares emergency in Iqaluit... More than 30,000 litres of bottled water arrived in Iqaluit, Nunavut’s capital city Thursday after the government declared a state of emergency due to an evolving water crisis... "On Tuesday, the city warned residents not to...

15th October 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"'Unprecedented hunger' lies ahead as world heats up, warns World Food Programme... "David Beasley, director of the WFP, said: "Large swathes of the globe, from Madagascar to Honduras to Bangladesh, are in the throes of a climate crisis that is now a daily reality for...

14th October 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"A new study out of Columbia University determined that summer sea ice in 'the Last Ice Area' now covers half the space it did 40 years ago. [Their projections seem crazily optimistic to me but then it's par for the course for climate scientists to be constantly...

13th October 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"Risk to the global economy from financial markets are at a “worrisome juncture,” as rising inflation will make it difficult for central banks to cushion any sharp tightening of financial conditions, a senior International Monetary Fund official warned Tuesday. "“We...

12th October 2021 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"Several killed, nearly 2m affected, as China’s Shanxi deluged by record-breaking rainfall... "The flooding comes just months after record floods hit the country’s central Henan province in July – killing more than 300 people – and raises fears about ensuring the...

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