Climate Risks – How will climate change affect us?

The climate impacts that we face pose various risks to Singapore. Some of these impacts and risks may simply cause inconvenience, while others are more severe. For instance, flooding can result in injury, cause damage to property, and disrupt traffic. The increased risk of heat-induced and vector-borne illnesses can cause us to fall ill more…

Singapore’s Pledge under the Paris Agreement

Climate change is a global challenge that requires a global response. Although Singapore accounts for only about 0.11% of global emissions, we contribute to international efforts to address climate change under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Singapore is contributing to global efforts to reduce GHG emissions. We are also taking steps…