About us

Climate Home News is a fiercely independent news site dedicated to bringing important climate stories to as large an audience as possible.

We have a network of world-class correspondents and reporters based in Brussels, the Amazon, Australia, Beijing, Nairobi, India and around the world.

Our London editorial team coordinates deep reporting on the political, economic, social and natural impacts of climate change. Our coverage of the UN climate talks is essential reading.

Our reporting is open source and can be republished under a Creative Commons License. Please follow these guidelines.

Our team

Karl Mathiesen is Climate Home’s editor-in-chief. He has written for national newspapers, newswires and magazines in Australia and the UK. Before joining Climate Home in 2016, he worked mostly with the Guardian’s environment desk. He is based in London.

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Megan Darby is Climate Home’s deputy editor. She previously wrote about UK energy and water industries for leading sector publication Utility Week. She holds a mathematics degree from Newcastle University.

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Jill Russo is Climate Home’s communities editor. She has worked for a number of media organisations, primarily in the US. She holds degrees in psychology and media/communications.

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Fabiano Maisonnave is Climate Home’s Latin America correspondent. He lives in Manaus and is the Amazon correspondent for Folha de S.Paulo, Brazil’s most influential newspaper. A 2016 Nieman Fellow, he also has served as the paper’s correspondent in Washington, Caracas, and Beijing and has reported from 31 countries.


Li Jing is Climate Home News’ China correspondent and a freelance writer. Her coverage on China’s environmental crisis has won multiple prizes, including Asian Environmental Journalist of the Year 2013. Previously she worked for South China Morning Post and China Daily. Jing lives in Beijing.

Arthur Neslen is Climate Home’s Europe correspondent. He contributes regularly to the Guardian. He has previously worked for the BBC, the Economist, Al Jazeera, and EurActiv, where his journalism won environmental awards. He has written two books about Israeli and Palestinian identity. He is based in Brussels.


Adam Morton is Climate Home’s Pacific correspondent. He writes for Australian and international publications on climate, energy, politics and policy. He was environment editor and society editor at The Age and Sydney Morning Herald, two of Australia’s leading newspapers, and has won several journalism awards. He lives in Tasmania.


Climate Home News is the trading name of Climate Change News Ltd, a UK registered company.

RTCC is Climate Home News’ major funder. It is a not-for-profit organisation and is an official Observer to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) the Convention for Biological Diversity (CBD) and the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). It holds “Special Advisory Status” with The United Nations Economic and Social Council (Ecosoc) as well as officially supporting UNFCCC in its outreach programme.

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