One of the most significant developments of 2021 was the agreement on Loss and Damage Funds at the COP27. The developed world agreed to pay a ‘loss and damage’ fund to the so-called developing world. Proclaimed as a significant victory of the Global South, many people around the globe are welcoming this new realisation of […] The post Beyond Loss & Damage Funds: How Developed Countries Can Truly Begin To Undo Climate Wrongs appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
I was a young graduate student in England when the Cuban Missile Crisis erupted and brought the world to the brink of nuclear catastrophe. It was almost exactly 60 years ago in October 1962 that deadly fear gripped the world. The Soviet Union had surreptitiously stored nuclear ballistic missiles in Cuba, a mere 90 miles […] The post Is Our World Facing Threat Of Nuclear Conflict? appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.