Campaigners move to write climate change action into constitution

Campaigners move to write climate change action into constitution

May 1, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
A major initiative has been launched to lock climate change into the constitution.
Climate protests to take place around Europe

Climate protests to take place around Europe

March 15, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
The heavy rain and strong winds that are expected across the country today will not deter thousands who are planning ...
Biggest climate change protest to take place Friday

Biggest climate change protest to take place Friday

March 11, 2019, 10:11 a.m.
This Friday could see Swiss school children, university students and researchers take to the streets for one of the b...
Swiss Institute say glacier decline worse than thought

Swiss Institute say glacier decline worse than thought

Feb. 12, 2019, 7:13 a.m.
An international team of scientists led by the Swiss Institute for snow and avalanche research say the state of the w...
SUV obsession increasing CO2 production

SUV obsession increasing CO2 production

Jan. 31, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
We’re driving dirtier cars – and contributing to climate change.
Young climate activist travels to Basel town hall

Young climate activist travels to Basel town hall

Jan. 25, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, Greta Thunberg is traveling to Basel today after addressing a crowd at the ...
Warmest December on record despite bitterly cold week

Warmest December on record despite bitterly cold week

Dec. 13, 2018, 9:38 a.m.
Despite bitterly cold temperatures in some mountain valleys, this month is still likely to be one of the warmest on r...
Switzerland unlikely to host climate change conference in 2020

Switzerland unlikely to host climate change conference in 2020

Dec. 3, 2018, 9:11 a.m.
The federal government says it doesn’t want Switzerland to host a major climate change conference in 2020, know...
Record autumn temperatures around the country

Record autumn temperatures around the country

Nov. 30, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
This autumn has been one of the warmest since records began. 
Switzerland to become less snowy by 2050

Switzerland to become less snowy by 2050

Nov. 14, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
A new report says by the middle of the century, Switzerland will be drier, hotter and less snowy.
Children taught their rights relating to climate change

Children taught their rights relating to climate change

Sept. 5, 2018, 9:32 a.m.
Teachers are being given new materials to make sure their classes are fully up to date with the latest on climate cha...
2016 - one of hottest Septembers ever

2016 - one of hottest Septembers ever

Sept. 29, 2016, 10:29 a.m.
It's been one of the warmest Septembers since records began in 1864, especially for the Lake Geneva region and Ticino...
Climate change causing ski season to shrink

Climate change causing ski season to shrink

Sept. 28, 2016, 3:04 p.m.
The ski season has been shrinking over the last 45 years because of climate change, according to a study using data f...
Glacier trails closed due to sliding

Glacier trails closed due to sliding

Sept. 28, 2016, 9:13 a.m.
Trails around the Aletsch glacier have been closed after it was discovered that earth and rock have been sliding arou...
Call for temporary stop to expansion of ski resorts in the Alps

Call for temporary stop to expansion of ski resorts in the Alps

Sept. 26, 2016, 4:26 p.m.
There's a call to temporarily stop the expansion of ski areas in the Alps due to the effects of climate change. The ...
Hi tech backpack tests the heat experience of Swiss cities

Hi tech backpack tests the heat experience of Swiss cities

Sept. 20, 2016, 12:17 p.m.
Researchers in Geneva have developed a backpack with "microclimate sensors”, designed to measures the heat...
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