Daily updates on climate change and the global economy.

 

Stay current with what’s happening around the world with a quick scan of top news.

16th May 2022 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"‘Is it all worth it?’: farmers left heartbroken as Queensland floods ruin crops... "While the immediate cost of repair was still being counted, Australians have been warned the price of fresh fruit and vegetables will increase in the wake of the disaster... Farmers...

14th May 2022 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"Global stocks record longest weekly losing streak since 2008 crisis... A short-term rally in US government bonds also reversed on Friday as haven buying, driven by recession fears, reverted to traders calculating the effect of sustained inflation on fixed...

13th May 2022 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"Wheat Crops Almost Everywhere Are Coming Under Threat... As Russia’s invasion chokes off Ukrainian wheat exports, pushing up bread and noodle prices, the global harvest faces an added test: extreme weather. "Droughts, flooding and heatwaves threaten output from the...

12th May 2022 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"The global fertilizer shortage is pushing farmers to poop-based products. "Pandemic supply chain shocks compounded by the war in Ukraine have caused a global shortage of chemical fertilizers. With no end to the war in sight and spring planting season in full swing in...

11th May 2022 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"‘Devastating’: 91% of reefs surveyed on Great Barrier Reef affected by coral bleaching in 2022. "“The surveys confirm a mass bleaching event, with coral bleaching observed at multiple reefs in all regions,” a statement accompanying the report said. “This is the...

10th May 2022 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"Cash Is the Only Winner in a Market Gripped by Stagflation Fear... Investors are eschewing almost everything except cash in this selloff... "...investors are focused on one thing right now: capital preservation. Slowing economic growth, persistent inflation and more...

9th May 2022 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"Fires in Siberia kill at least 10 as ‘violent winds’ fan flames... ""Extinguishing [the fires] is being complicated by meteorological conditions – violent winds are fanning the flames and preventing them from being put out," the regional ministry for emergencies said...

7th May 2022 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"[Global] Economic downturn spreads as more sectors report falling output and record price rises. "Detail sector PMI data compiled by S&P Global, derived from information provided by panels of over 30,000 companies in 45 countries, revealed a broadening of the...

6th May 2022 Today’s Round-Up of Climate News

"One person died and more than 5,000 were treated in hospitals for respiratory ailments as the latest severe sandstorm swept across Iraq, the health ministry said. "As the seventh storm in a month hit Iraq on Thursday, the capital city Baghdad and the holy city of...

5th May 2022 Today’s Round-Up of Economic News

"Fraying central bank consensus spurs dollar and market stress. "The highest inflation in decades is unraveling whatever policy consensus there was between the world's major central banks since the Great Financial Crisis and global markets could buckle under resulting...

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