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From Migration to Geoengineering, Climate Risks Threaten More Conflict

New global rules are urgently needed to tackle climate-driven migration and regulate emerging “geoengineering” technologies that could potentially be used to deal with runaway warming, military and security officials said on Monday. Without coordinated policies on both issues, the world “risks more contestation and conflict without any mechanism for addressing[Read More…]

Switzerland Says U.S. Announcement on Vaccine Patent Waiver Leaves Questions

The Swiss government said on Thursday a U.S. announcement to support waiving intellectual property rights for COVID-19 vaccines was a significant announcement but left many questions unanswered. “This is an important announcement by the U.S., but many questions remain unanswered about the specific solutions it is considering in this context,”[Read More…]