“… higher statutory lending limits, lower equity-to-loan requirements and the use of callable capital – money pledged but not paid in by member governments – for lending. …”
Day: January 4, 2023
Wash Post: ‘Climate change puts more women at risk for domestic violence’
There’s no official data showing how extreme weather disasters affect levels of violence against women and girls in the Philippines.
“Bomb Cyclone” Winter Storm to Clobber California
A major winter storm, with winds gusting up to near hurricane strength is moving towards northern California. Dubbed a “bomb cyclone” due to rapid central pressure drop, it more than…
Municipalities of Puerto Rico v. Exxon Mobil, et al. Part 2: RICO-teering
When it comes to unsupportable political assertions and accusations, the above problems and what I covered in Part 1 are just the tip of the proverbial iceberg.
The New Pause lengthens: 100 Months with No Warming At All
The cold weather on both sides of the Atlantic last month seems to have had its effect on temperature, which fell sharply compared with November, lengthening the New Pause to…
Monash Professor: Climate Change Driven Bushfires will Kill 2412 Aussies in the Next Decade
The researchers appear to be effectively predicting five events of the same severity as Australia’s 2019-20 “Black Summer”, over the next seven years.
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