Climate change in Germany is leading to long-term impacts on agriculture in Germany, more intense heatwaves and cold waves, flash and coastal flooding, and reduced water availability.
Carbon credits are a type of permit that represent one tonne of carbon dioxide removed from the atmosphere. They can be purchased by an individual or company to make up for carbon dioxide emissions that come from industrial production, delivery vehicles, or travel. Carbon credits are one way to offset your carbon footprint and help reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Climate refugees are people who are forced to leave their homes due to the effects of climate change. According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), an annual average of 21.5 million people have been forcibly displaced by weather-related events – such as floods, storms, wildfires and extreme temperatures – since 2008.