Climate News Weekly Episode 164

June 24, 2024

Climate News Weekly: Hajj aftermath, European climate law, changing benchmarks, and more…

In this Episode

Climate News Weekly is back to cover the week’s biggest stories in climate news. Host James Lawler, joined by Julio Friedmann (Carbon Direct), begins this episode with follow-up coverage of heat-related fatalities at the Hajj pilgrimage. Up next, James and Julio discuss two tales of climate risk- one relating to critical infrastructure and the other relating to the insurance industry. Later, the team covers a recent ruling by the UK Supreme Court and pushback against the UN’s biodiversity treaty. Rounding out this week’s stories, James and Julio discuss a G7 debate on who bears responsibility for climate action.


Share podcast: