Charlotta Lomas

Bonn, Germany

Charlotta Lomas

radio producer & presenter
editor & journalist


Living Planet: All aboard

Ahead of the UN climate summit in Paris key issues remain on the negotiating table, European cities find novel ways to reduce their carbon footprint, and all aboard the climate train.
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COP21: Look ahead

Paris is pushing ahead to host the United Nations climate summit (COP21) which starts on Monday. World leaders and representatives from 196 nations will attend the conference, where it's hoped a new global climate agreement will be signed. But as DW's Andrea Roensberg reports, many of the core issues of the draft text remain on the negotiating table.
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Living Planet: Climate vulnerability

As Australia's bushfire season starts early this summer, scientists warn it's just a taste of what's to come from climate change. Residents of the Sundarbans are forced to flee as rising seas inundate their homes. Plus, why climate change is worse for women.
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Living Planet: Picture perfect, or is it?

An uncertain future for the world’s small islands, calls for action as millions set to be displaced by climate change & food security at risk as erratic weather plagues northwest Kenya.
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Climate refugee dilemma

It’s estimated that by 2050, up to 250 million people worldwide could be displaced as a result of climate change. But where will these people go? And who will pay for their relocation? Charlotta Lomas talks to Scott Leckie director of Displacement Solutions to find out more.
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Living Planet: Bonn climate talks

DW talks to UN climate chief Christiana Figueres during climate talks in Bonn.
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Living Planet: Sealing the deal

The latest from the Bonn climate talks, China seals nuclear deal with Britain, Estonia pushes ahead with wind power & Norway and Sweden at war over rubbish.
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Figueres: climate change is 'a shared responsibility'

Can this week's climate talks in Bonn come up with a draft text for COP21 in Paris to suit all parties? DW talks to UN climate chief Christiana Figueres.
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Australia's asylum-seeker policy facing major legal challenge

As Europe struggles to cope with an unprecedented refugee influx, Australia's hardline policy is coming under increased scrutiny. A legal challenge could have broader implications on the country's future asylum policy.
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Living Planet: The last resort

Imagine a post-apocalyptic world, where almost everything has been destroyed except for a few survivors. How will they start over? On this episode of Living Planet we hear stories of dilemma and last resort.
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Living Planet: Emissions and omissions

Volkswagen's emission scandal could boost e-mobility, California embraces plug-in vehicles, and Filipinos fight for compensation after a string of mining disasters.
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Living Planet: Our plastic planet

Over the past century, plastic has revolutionized the way we live. So far, we've produced about 6 billion tons of plastic - and most of it has ended up in the trash. On today's edition of Living Planet, we're following its trail, around the world and even through time.
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Charlotta Lomas

Charlotta Lomas is a multi-platform journalist with a Master of Journalism.

She currently works for Deutsche Welle, Germany's international broadcaster, as the environment editor, and producer and host of Living Planet.

Previously, she has worked as a freelance correspondent filing news and current affairs reports from Europe and Australia.

She speaks English, Dutch, French and German.



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