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Women at higher risk from climate disasters: UN

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 07, 2011, 15:21

Women, particularly those living in mountain regions in developing countries, are facing disproportionately high risks to their livelihoods and health from global warming, says a UN report on Climate Change.

UN says tougher targets needed to avert climate disaster

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 23, 2010, 18:30

Countries need to set tougher targets to cut greenhouse gas emissions if the world is to avert a climate-change catastrophe, according to a new UN report released Tuesday.

`Tougher targets needed to avert climate disaster`

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 23, 2010, 16:37

Countries need to set tougher targets to cut greenhouse gas emissions if the world is to avert a climate-change catastrophe, according to a new UN report released Tuesday.