John Kerry’s short visit to leave long-term effects

John Kerry, the special presidential envoy for climate of the United States, is coming to Dhaka tomorrow. Though his visit will be of short duration, it has long and important implications for Bangladesh’s effort to address the climate vulnerabilities and seek support for sustainable solutions at global levels. As the president of the Climate Vulnerable […]

Winter Storm Leaves Lingering Effects for Texas Agriculture

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COMO, Texas — On a rural Hopkins County farm, Kyle Humphrey tends to his family’s massive herd of dairy cows. The 31 year-old will soon take over their dairy farm, so he’s working to keep their legacy on the land strong, but it’s clear that’ll come with some serious challenges in 2021. “Feed prices have definitely gone […]

Climate change in Bangladesh to ‘impact int’l security’: Muniruzzaman

Climate change in Bangladesh to ‘impact int’l security’: Muniruzzaman

President of Bangladesh Institute of Peace and Security (BIPSS) Maj Gen (retd) ANM Muniruzzaman on Sunday talked about the risks Bangladesh faces as a frontline state in the face of “climate change-induced insecurity”, noting that this will become a regional security issue impacting international security. “This won’t just be a concern of our national security […]

Harmful effects of soil pollution and remedial thinking

Harmful effects of soil pollution and remedial thinking

The three most important elements of the environment are soil, water and air. But now the soil is being polluted in many ways. When the concentration of soil pollutants becomes so high that it harms the biodiversity of the land and especially the health through food then we call it soil pollution. Various chemical pesticides and […]