The latest report from Met Office says that temperatures up to 40°C could occur ‘regularly’ in the UK by 2100, if carbon emissions continue to stay high.
Since ancient times Egyptians depend on the Nile as demands for water is rapidly increasing in response to growing population, industrialization, food production and employment generation. The Greek historian Herodotus wrote, “Egypt is the gift of Nile”.
Kiribati, an island republic in the South Pacific, is sinking under the sea. The indigenous inhabitants feel the world has forgotten about them or simply does not seem to care about their lives.
The garment sector provides employment opportunities to some 60 million workers worldwide. around 80 percent of them women and can be a critical driver for social and economic development.
Bahrain monarchy was the first state in the Persian Gulf to discover oil and build a refinery. The tiny country is ruled by a Sunni monarchy with a Shia majority population. The island, once known as heaven still faces the impacts of the pearl revolution.
On May 3, as the world prepared for the worst, Eric Ries said: “It’s the best time to do a startup.” Let’s say that you know: in 2011 one of his books, The Lean Startup, sold over a million copies, which may seem few if you don’t consider that it was not a novel, but an essay on how to make a successful company.
For the sake of technical disorientation, it is difficult to determine the nature of hundred billions dollars. Although the sentiment to compete with American and Chinese dominance is clear, European nations are playing the jackpot as it fits best. A sovereign fund cannot be a vision fund and vice versa.
A mural visualises annual average air temperatures in Jersey with 126 stripes representing one year from 1894 through to 2019.