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Leonie Joubert

Leonie Joubert

    COP in or COP-out?

    Climate change negotiations are like a 17-year group effort to write a book. Will Durban close a chapter?

    The invisible refugee

    The term “refugee” isn't one governments want to talk about in the context of climate change

    The invisible refugee

    Environmental change is expected to trigger large-scale migration in the Sahel, which faces a future of water shortages and drought.

    The big carbon conundrum

    There's something incongruous about the fact that Denmark is hosting this year's United Nations Climate Summit in December.

    Terror on two wheels

    As long as two-wheelers have to share the road with four-wheelers, it's clear who will come off second best.

    A bittersweet remedy

    Alternative medicine: What's the harm in a bit of placebo effect, dressed up as a legitimate remedy?

    Earth rising

    Consider how radically an understanding of the heavens has changed; how we view ourselves and our place in the universe.