Three Earth Institute experts weigh in.
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Tribes Claim U.S. Government Violates Human Rights by Failing to Address Climate-Forced Displacement
Five U.S. tribes claim that climate change compromises their human rights, including rights to life, health, housing, water, sanitation, and a healthy environment.
A new paper provides a comprehensive overview of our understanding of how humans are affecting the global climate system, and its application in legal settings.
The decision may open the door for climate refugee claims down the line.
Report finds extreme heat, coastal storm surge, inland flooding and more violent storms will significantly impact the energy systems of the New York City area in the 21st century.
Extreme weather events are becoming more frequent and severe. Here are 12 ways the law can help society cope with these impacts.
A recent event at Columbia University debated the pros and cons.
Sources and story ideas for journalists during ‘Covering Climate Now,’ Climate Week, and beyond.
It is critical that whoever becomes president in 2020 commits to tackling the climate crisis. Here are the climate plans of the top ten Democratic candidates.
The Renewable Energy Legal Defense Initiative is pushing back against local laws that block progress on solar and wind projects.