Newsdesk to March 10

UN moves towards recognizing human right to a healthy environment. Formal recognition would help protect those who increasingly risk their lives to defend the land, water, forests and wildlife, says the UN special rapporteur on human rights and the environment – Guardian

  • Latin American countries sign legally binding pact to protect land defenders – Guardian
  • Climate change ‘impacts women more than men’ – BBC
  • The Philippines holds world’s biggest corporations to account on climate change – Independent
  • Australians install 3.5 million solar panel in 2017– Guardian
  • Thirteen major world cities could see alarming 2C temperature rise by 2030 –Independent
  • Women key to fight against climate change –
  • Far northern permafrost may unleash carbon within decades – NASA
  • Unwritten Paris rules dominate as climate diplomacy begin in Japan – ClimateChangeNews
  • Tesla starts installing 70MW solar roof – Elektrek