Impacts of Climate Change on the Alpine Ecosystem

Global warming threatens to decouple ecological processes and may even collapse ecosystems across the world. The impacts of climate change have been visible in one of the most sensitive ecosystems — the Alpine ecosystem. Covering 3 per cent of the earth’s surface, the alpine ecosystems are present across various latitudes at elevated altitudes. Decreasing snowRead More

Sustainable Aviation — Transform the Way We Fly and Tackle Climate Change

The last decade has seen a proliferation of aviation sector — mostly driven by affordable international trips and growing middle class, globally. That might be good news for tourists and tourism sectors for many nations. However, the dark side to this growth has been its contribution to spiralling environmental issues. The aviation industry has beenRead More

Desertification: A Threat to Our Food Security and Livelihood

One of the greatest environmental challenges of this decade has been the ongoing land degradation in our drylands including arid, semi-arid and dry sub-humid areas of the world. Driven by multiple factors, but predominantly by climate change and human activities, this process, known as, desertification not only threatens present and future food security and livelihoodRead More