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Treasury is missing the big picture on climate

The economic models underpinning the Intergenerational Report don’t adequately measure the risks of climate change

Close-up image of building and red sun in Sydney during the Black Summer bushfires, December 6, 2019

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The summer ahead

The climate disasters unfolding in the northern hemisphere are a sign of what’s in store here, as governments fail to act on the unfolding emergency

Dead coconut trees on the shore of Veraibari village, on PNG’s Kikori delta

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Climate justice in the Pacific

The lack of global action on the climate crisis has left grassroots groups leading the fight against catastrophe in PNG

Bonnie Aungle in front of her house, which shifted sideways in the flood.

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Rethinking Lismore in the new era of floods

What does the future hold for a town battered by climate-change catastrophe?

Illustration by Jeff Fisher

Food (in)security

Australia’s supply-chain network is at more risk than ever before

Illustration by Jeff Fisher

What the oil and gas industry tells itself

A week after the devastating floods, the fossil-fuel industry described the scarcity of new projects today as “frightening”

Image of flood waters rising in Lismore, New South Wales, March 29, 2022. Image © Darren England / AAP Images

No relief

From fires to floods, Australia is failing our disaster survivors

Flood scene from Lismore, New South Wales, February 28, 2022

Past the warning stage on climate

The floods and the advent of the climate emergency

Illustration by Jeff Fisher

Planetary defence

A court ruling that the environment minister owes children a duty of care to prevent climate harm has far-reaching implications

A climate change banner at Jerrabomberra Public School, north of Queanbeyan.

Realignment

How climate politics is fracturing Australia’s party system