3 February, 2016 – Researchers show that floods and droughts often happen at least in part because of human influences on the climate, and not just natural causes.
8 December, 2015 – COP21: Tackling the often devastating impacts of climate change is a challenge that India says will require a massive injection of funding between now and 2030.
7 December, 2015 – COP21: Planning and preparation can lessen the heavy human toll of natural disasters linked to climate change, survivors tell UN summit delegates.
6 December, 2015 – COP21: As the Indian city of Chennai struggles to cope after floods that have killed hundreds and left thousands homeless, India blames climate change.
22 November, 2015 – Reduced river flows in Brazil, as global warming intensifies the drought there, mean more damage from a burst dam, scientists say.
21 November, 2015 – Warming oceans helped to worsen Australia’s floods five years ago by intensifying rainfall, researchers find.
6 November, 2015 − The use of geoengineering to simulate sulphate aerosol discharge into the stratosphere from volcanic eruptions may offer short-term respite from devastating storms.
27 October, 2015 − Scientists predict that while the drought that has devastated the US state for four years will become more extreme, it will be interspersed with bouts of serious flooding.
22 October, 2015 – Analysis of insurance data shows that climate change is pushing up the cost of dealing with the disastrous effects of extreme weather events.
3 October 2015 − Scientists say the eastern seaboard of the US faces more frequent storms and flooding as sea levels continue to rise with climate change.
28 September, 2015 − Scientists say coasts and communities in the Pacific region face more extreme weather hazards as climate change magnifies the devastating El Niño effect.