The successful closing of the climate agreement in Paris was celebrated over the weekend throughout the world. Indeed, the global commitment of keeping global warming below 2 ºC, preferably below 1.5 ºC, is a historical step towards a more sustainable future. Issues that raised discussion during and after the conference included how to delegate responsibility […]
The amount of particles in the atmosphere is decisive for both our health and the Earth’s climate. Researchers have spent a great deal of time investigating what causes the emission of particles, but knowledge about how they leave the atmosphere is not as advanced. Ilona Riipinen, researcher at ACES and new Wallenberg Academy Fellow, will now […]
The negotiations to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions have started in Paris. What can we expect? Insights from some 50 years ago when we had another major trans-boundary environmental pollution problem in Europe might give us some clues on what influences international negotiations on common environmental problems. It started in the early 1960s with article […]
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