Each decade has been warmer than the previous one since the 1980s. This trend is expected to continue because of record levels of heat-trapping greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.
Al menos 107 activistas fueron asesinados en Colombia en 2019, según las cifras de la Oficina de la Alta Comisionada para los Derechos Humanos, que investiga otros 13 casos.
Save the Children is deeply concerned for thousands of children who have been forced to leave home, are missing school and face hunger and disease in cramped evacuation centers.
If measures are not urgently put in place to strengthen the healthcare system so cases can be detected early, the death total which reached 192 people by the end of 2019, could increase sharply.
While IOM is present at disembarkation points to provide emergency assistance to migrants, it reiterates that measures to protect lives and guarantee the safety of these people are not in place.
Driven by climate change, millions of people are experiencing crisis or emergency levels of food insecurity, warns WFP, which will support 8.3 million people in eight countries.
Those living in such sites are not willing to leave either because of conditions in their places of origin or because they are not yet ready to return due to, for example, delays in reconstruction.
The pledges included initiatives in homebuilding and repair; educational assistance; renewable energy partnerships; relief aid; grants; parks restoration; loans and financing.
Adopting resolution 2505, the Mission will monitor the compliance of parties to the Hudaydah Agreement and work with them so that security is assured by local forces.
As of 13 January, more than 24,500 people are taking shelter in 75 evacuation centres. It is estimated that the total population in the danger zone is nearly 460,000 people.