News & commentaries
The UK has endorsed recommendations for financial reporting of climate risks – but are voluntary guidelines enough?
Encouraging voluntary disclosure by companies of their exposure to climate-related risks may not be enough says Grantham Research Institute Policy Analyst, Sini Matikainen. read more »
UK newspaper regulator acts against fake news story about climate change which fooled US Congressman
A British newspaper, ‘The Mail on Sunday’ has been forced today (17 September) to publish a lengthy ruling by a press regulator, admitting that it misled audiences around the world … read more »
Bob Ward, Director of Policy and Communications, looks at the background to the decision by the UK newspaper regulator against an article published by the Mail on Sunday. read more »
The New York Times, 16 September 2017
Bob Ward assesses attempts made by Richard Littlejohn and Matt Ridley to deny any link between climate change and Hurricane Irma. read more »
What impact does climate change really have on the powerful hurricanes Irma and Harvey that hit the Caribbean and the United States?
BBC Mundo (Spanish language), 11 September 2017
Responding to the announcement today (11 September 2017) of the results of the latest Contracts for Difference auction Professor Sam Fankhauser, Director of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change … read more »
The Guardian, 10 September 2017
Yesterday was the third anniversary of one of the most inaccurate and misleading articles about climate change impacts on the Arctic that has ever been published by a UK newspaper. … read more »
Negotiation Management work by Grantham Visiting Fellow recognised in French Government study on Paris climate summit
Research by Grantham Research Institute Visiting Fellow, Kai Monheim, has been recognised in a new French Foreign Office sponsored study on how process management contributed to reaching the Paris Agreement on climate change. read more »