August media attention to climate change and global warming was up 20% throughout the world from the previous month of July, and up almost 83% from August 2018. At the regional level, from the previous month of July 2019 coverage in Asia was up nearly 14%, the European Union was up nearly 6%, North American coverage was up just over 32%, Latin American coverage was up almost 53%, African coverage was up over 8% and Oceania coverage was up approximately 33%. At the country level, of note Australian coverage was up nearly 62%, Canadian coverage was up nearly 38%, United States (US) coverage was up over 32% and New Zealand coverage was up slightly by just over 3%.
Boykoff, Maxwell; Katzung, Jennifer; and Nacu-Schmidt, Ami, "Media and Climate Change Observatory Monthly Summary: I am an environmentalist - Issue 32, August 2019" (2019). Media and Climate Change Observatory Monthly Summaries. 33.
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