Overall Orange alert Drought for Southern Europe-2023
in Cyprus, Spain, France, Greece, Italy, Malta, San Marino, Türkiye

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What is desertification and why is it important to understand?

2024-04-23T18:15+0200weforum (en)

And, in Asia, China, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan are among the countries that have seen temperatures soaring, according to Earth.org. While some of these areas had been classed as having a desert climate since the 1980s, desertification has continued, leading to hotter, wetter climates.

Greeting speech by the Commissioner for the Environment, Ms Antonia Theodosiou, at the “Landscape resilience workshop”

2024-04-11T11:25+0200pio-gov-cy-en (en)

Dear Director of the CERIDES Centre-of-Excellence, Prof. Boustras; Dear Distinguished Speakers and Presenters of the Workshop, from abroad and from Cyprus ; Dear Attendees-Participants from the various Agencies, Services, Organised Groups and Stakeholders; The impacts of climate change are daily news....

Stephen Cadogan: Storms gathering on the horizon

2024-04-09T18:31+0200irishexaminer (en)

However, the supply of potatoes and vegetables for our tables is also hit by the rainy autumn and spring. For two years in a row, Irish field vegetable growers have been hit by bad weather, which reduced yields and caused the complete loss of some crops.

Cipro, l'isola di Afrodite: le origini, cosa vedere e i posti più belli da visitare

2024-04-02T19:53+0200quotidianodipuglia (it)

La Repubblica di Cipro occupa la parte meridionale dell’omonima isola, che si trova nel Mediterraneo orientale, di fronte a Libano e Israele. La destinazione, con la sua capitale Nicosia, è spartita a nord con la Turchia: ma quest’ultima è stata più che altro un’occupazione turca, avvenuta nel 1974, non riconosciuta a livello internazionale.

Address by the Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and the Environment at the 6th Meeting of the CIS Ad-hoc Task Group on Water Scarcity and Droughts, in Larnaka 21-3-2024

2024-03-21T16:41+0100moa-gov-cy (en)

Address by the Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and the Environment at the 6th Meeting of the CIS Ad-hoc Task Group on Water Scarcity and Droughts, in Larnaka It is both an honour and a privilege to welcome you to Cyprus for the 6th Meeting of the CIS Ad-hoc Task Group on Water Scarcity and Droughts.

Address by the Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and the Environment at the 6th Meeting of the CIS Ad-hoc Task Group on Water Scarcity and Droughts, in Larnaka

2024-03-21T14:18+0100pio-gov-cy-en (en)

It is both an honour and a privilege to welcome you to Cyprus for the 6 th Meeting of the CIS Ad-hoc Task Group on Water Scarcity and Droughts. As the Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and the Environment of the Republic of Cyprus, I am profoundly aware of the critical challenges we face regarding water scarcity and droughts.

Katerina Michaelides...

2024-03-11T22:24+0100menafn (en)

- The Conversation) Professor of Dryland Hydrology, School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol Profile Articles Activity. Katerina is Professor of Dryland Hydrology in the School of Geographical Sciences at the University of Bristol, the co-lead of the Water Theme of the Cabot Institute....

UCLan Cyprus launches bee conservation campaign

2024-03-08T18:41+0100cyprus-mail (en)

She observed that Cyprus has been facing successive environmental threats – of which the main one is climate change – for years, with continuous droughts that lead to desertification. Low regional rainfall rates, combined with global research on declining pollinator bee populations, highlight the....

La fusione dei ghiacci della Groenlandia può portare a ondate di calore in Europa: la spiegazione degli scienziati

2024-03-05T15:20+0100greenme (it)

La perdita di ghiaccio artico negli ultimi decenni viene collegata all’aumento del verificarsi di condizioni meteorologiche estreme alle medie latitudini: secondo questo studio, infatti, l’aumento delle acque di fusione nell’Atlantico settentrionale può innescare una catena di eventi capaci di....

1 in 5 migratory species are at risk of extinction, says a new UN report

2024-02-23T11:55+0100europeansting (en)

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is brought to you thanks to the collaboration of with the Author: Simon Torkington, Senior Writer, Forum Agenda A UN report highlights the existential threats faced by the world’s migratory species. Almost half of migratory creatures are in decline and 20% could become extinct.

Caldo e poca neve, i Balcani “senza inverno”

2024-02-19T09:47+0100meteoweb (it)

Nei territori dove l’inverno solitamente si manifestava con mesi di intenso freddo , termometri che scendevano di parecchi gradi sotto lo zero e abbondanti nevicate , ora si respira un’ atmosfera insolita . Le temperature si mantengono costantemente su livelli tipici della tarda primavera , con....

I Balcani "senza inverno", poca neve e temperature alte

2024-02-19T09:01+0100ansa-english (it)

(ANSA) - BELGRADO, 19 FEB - In luoghi dove inverno era sinonimo di mesi e mesi di grande freddo e di termometri spesso di molti gradi sotto lo zero, oltre che di intense nevicate, solo temperature praticamente da tarda primavera, finestre aperte durante il giorno a far entrare una brezza tiepida,....

I Balcani "senza inverno", poca neve e temperature alte

2024-02-19T08:56+0100ansamed-it (it)

(ANSA) - BELGRADO, 19 FEB - In luoghi dove inverno era sinonimo di mesi e mesi di grande freddo e di termometri spesso di molti gradi sotto lo zero, oltre che di intense nevicate, solo temperature praticamente da tarda primavera, finestre aperte durante il giorno a far entrare una brezza tiepida,....

I Balcani "senza inverno", poca neve e temperature alte

2024-02-19T08:51+0100ansa (it)

(ANSA) - BELGRADO, 19 FEB - In luoghi dove inverno era sinonimo di mesi e mesi di grande freddo e di termometri spesso di molti gradi sotto lo zero, oltre che di intense nevicate, solo temperature praticamente da tarda primavera, finestre aperte durante il giorno a far entrare una brezza tiepida,....

E’ tempo di ortofrutta albanese, anche alla Coop svizzera

2024-02-16T18:55+0100myfruit (it)

Non è una novità l ‘ortofrutta albanese , già da tempo pomodori e zucchine del Paese balcanico attraversano l’Adriatico per approdare sui nostri mercati . A volte la merce è stata trovata mescolata in modo fraudolento con quella nazionale come confermano, in questi ultimi anni, indagini e sequestri di ortaggi taroccati.

Caldo record tra Spagna e Francia, superati i +30°C: non era mai successo in Europa a gennaio

2024-01-25T19:10+0100meteoweb (it)

L’ anticiclone delle Azzorre sta determinando un’impennata delle temperature sull’Europa occidentale, anche in montagna. Tra i Paesi più colpiti c’è la Spagna , dove oggi le temperature massime hanno superato persino la soglia dei +30°C . E pensare che siamo a fine gennaio… Secondo l’Aemet,....

OSCE enhances capacities for wildfire risk reduction and early warning to reduce climate vulnerabilities and strengthen resilience

2023-10-13T10:25+0200osce (en)

Marking International Day for Disaster Reduction , the OSCE underlines the vital role of wildfire risk reduction, landscape fire management, and fire early warning in responding to the growing challenges posed by climate change. On 9 and 10 October 2023, the OSCE partnered with the Global Fire....

UN Child Rights Committee publishes findings on Albania, Andorra, Dominican Republic, Kyrgyzstan, Liechtenstein and Togo

2023-09-30T01:27+0200scoop-co-nz (en)

Andorra The Committee expressed concerns about insufficient sexual and reproductive health services for adolescents and that they need to travel outside the country for abortion. It recommended that Andorra improve adolescents' access to sexual and reproductive health services and information on family planning and modern contraception.

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