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Climate change could lead to 200 million people relocating in the next 30 years: World Bank

As per a report by the World Bank, climate change could push more than 200 million people to leave their homes in the next three decades and create migration hot spots unless urgent action is taken to reduce global emissions and bridge the development gap. The report highlights the impact of climate change, which will […]

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Tech-start-ups on climate raise nearly $1 billion in past five years, pushing for greater investment in the sector

A report by Impact Investors Council (IIC), Climate Collective and Arete Advisors, 120 climate-tech start-ups raised US$1.2 billion over the past five years. The report “Early-stage Climate-tech Start-ups in India: Investment Landscape Report 2021” is the outcome of a ground-up study that puts a spotlight on the investment activity in the Indian climate-tech sector over […]

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Strengthening the pollution control boards

When the Water (Prevention and Pollution of Pollution) Act came up in 1974, its main objective was to “provide for the prevention and control of water pollution and the maintaining or restoring of wholesomeness of water for the establishment”. Today — after more than 45 years — things look pretty dismal. Our water bodies — […]

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Strike For The Future!

This week the world will witness the leadership, solidarity, and vigour of the youth as thousands of young students, children, and activists take to the streets to challenge the status quo of complacency, inaction, and brazen disregard for the climate crisis and demand the opportunity to a better future.

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Are climate change and health interlinked?

Climate change is a pressing concern threatens public health. Weather change, low rainfall, and increasing heatwaves pose a serious threat to our health.

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Environmental impact of the coal industry

Coal kills, its not only the enemy of people but also for planet and by the planet means the only home for all. India is putting fossil fuel at the forefront of its strategy to turn the pandemic into economic opportunity. We have to understand that dirty fuel won’t be good for the people and planet

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Global Weirding – How the Climate is turning out to be unpredictable

Global weirding embraces all phenomena associated with climate change: heat waves, cold spells, floods, droughts, hurricanes, blizzards, plant and animal die-offs and population explosions, new animal migration changes, and more.

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How Climate Change Impacts Our Water resources?

“Water water everywhere, but not a drop to drink.” We’ve all heard the phrase before but do you know we’re literally running out of freshwater? According to the IPCC fifth assessment report, the availability of freshwater is expected to become even more scarce in the future because of climate change. Freshwater is a necessity for human […]

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Subscribe to these Twitter lists to celebrate Earth Day every day

Actors, scientists, politicians, activists. All driven by a single purpose: the protection of our Planet Earth and the environment. Because we just have one planet. There are many personalities who are working constantly for the betterment of the planet. And on the occasion of Earth Day, Let Me breathe has made a few Twitter lists […]

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World comes together online to celebrate 50th Earth Day

Every year, April 22 is celebrated as the global Earth Day. The year 2020 marks 50 years since the start of this environmental movement in 1970. With the lockdown in place due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Earth Day has gone digital. The theme for this year is Climate Action. Earth Day is being […]

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Q&A: 15 Year Old Ajay Prakash Talks About the Indian Youth’s Voice Against Climate Change

Ajay Prakash is a 9th standard student from Uttar Pradesh. Before being found and rescued by Kailash Satyarthi Foundation, he used to work as a car cleaner. He came to Udaipur, Rajasthan in 2015 and has attended many environment related programmes since, sharing his voice on climate breakdown and related issues.  You have been selected […]

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