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In the foreground, rubbish lies scattered around heaps of dirt. In the background, a city scape is visible, with industrial towers belching fumes into the sky.

Expert comment: Urbanisation’s role in the climate crisis is being overlooked

Climate change
Expert opinion
Social Sciences
Sustainability
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Expert Comment: Turning COP’s promises into progress and the rise of climate regulation

Climate change
Environment
Expert opinion
Research
Social Sciences
The study concludes that the erosion of natural capital linked with biodiversity loss and environmental degradation generates significant and long-term risks to society, the economy and finance, from increasing the risk and impacts of pandemics, floods an

$5 trillion of nature-related economic risks will amplify climate change, says Oxford study

Climate change
Economics
Environment
Research
Social Sciences
Society
Net Zero needs carbon capture

Expert Comment: It is remarkable how much we agree. COP28 and the transition from fossil fuels

Climate change
Environment
Expert opinion
Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences
Research
Science
Social Sciences
Just stop oil

Expert Comment: Just stop oil is easy to shout but it cannot just happen - and not 'justly'

Climate change
Environment
Expert opinion
Research
Science
Social Sciences
COPs need to stop obsessing over target setting alone and shift to following up on announcements and declarations

Expert Comment: Catchy headlines do not lead to action and change. It looks likely we will overshoot 1.5 C

Climate change
Environment
Expert opinion
Policy
Social Sciences
A satellite in orbit over the earth. The satellite has a cylindrical body with two arms made of solar panels.

AI that automatically detects methane plumes from space could be a powerful tool in combating climate change.

Artificial Intelligence
Climate change
Innovation
Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences
Research
Science
Portwatch

IMF and University of Oxford launch 'PortWatch' Platform to monitor and simulate trade disruptions

Climate change
Environment
Research
Social Sciences
An area of tropical forest has been cleared of trees. The ground is burnt and covered in fallen tree logs.

New research finds that nature-based solutions are essential for Brazil to meet its 2050 net zero pledge

Biology
Climate change
Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences
Policy
Research
Science
Sustainability
Image of Nico Rosberg shaking hands with Varun Shankar

Nico Rosberg meets Oxford students sponsored by Rosberg Philanthropies to research climate change solutions

Climate
Climate change
Education
Environment
Funding
Plastics
Research
Science
Sustainability
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