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1 Report Warns Climate Goals are Not Being Met
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

2 November 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — According to the eighth edition of the UN Flagship Emissions Gap Report released on October 31, the world is set to fall short of reaching global emissions reduction targets. The report’s findings clearly show that the “Paris Agreement is faltering” without a stronger commitment t...

Created on 2017-11-02 22:27:06
2 At COP20, An Attempt to Trim the Blueprint Agreement
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

10 February 2015, New York, USA | South-South News – A new round of climate change negotiations have kicked off in Geneva, Switzerland this week, as delegates from United Nations member states hope to trim down the bulky and complex language established last December in Lima, Peru.

Created on 2015-02-11 21:17:02
3 At High Level Political Forum, a Focus on Climate
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

7 July 2014, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor - A new UN body has added to the growing chorus of intergovernmental deliberation groups pressing for a stronger reflection on climate change in the future sustainable development goals (SDGs) - in this case, th...

Created on 2014-07-07 04:00:00
4 Europe Feels the Snap
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

8 February 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - It's supposed to be cold in Europe in February. Just not this cold.

Created on 2012-02-08 15:27:57
5 FAO and Sustainable Forestry in Ethiopia
( UN Agencies & Departments )

Content by: South-South News

1 November 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — The Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) said the unprecedented influx of refugees from South Sudan into Ethiopia has increased pressure on the local environment as the demand for wood-fuel is leading to a significant increase forest degradation and deforestation around refugee ca...

Created on 2017-11-01 21:52:48
6 First Stage of International Antarctic Circumnavigation Expedition on Board of Research Vessel Akademik Treshnikov Completed
( WMO News )

Content by: World Meteorological Organization

The international Antarctic Circumnavigation expedition (ACE) on board of the vessel Akademik Treshnikov, held in the framework of the 62-nd Russian Antarctic expedition (RAE), began their research around Antarctica from Cape Town on 20 December 2016.

Created on 2017-01-30 09:30:00
7 How Does Industrial Expansion Threaten Africa's Rainforests?
( Civil Society Reports )

Content by: Greenpeace

5 August 2014, New York, USA | South-South News – African nations have identified industrial development as a major enabler of development and a time-tested way to reduce povert...

Created on 2014-08-05 04:00:00
8 Promoting Healthy Oceans on World Oceans Day
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

10 June 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — The theme of the World Oceans Day 2016 is “Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet” – designed to highlight the growing dangers to the vast marine ecosystems. Oceans cover more than two thirds of the earth’s surface and contain 97 percent of the planet’s water. More than three billion peo...

Created on 2016-06-10 20:46:22
9 Sustainable Coffee Farming Paying Off Worldwide
( Civil Society Reports )

Content by: Rainforest Alliance

5 August 2014, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – Consumers always feel good about purchasing organic, fairtrade or otherwise sustainably produced products. One of the l...

Created on 2014-08-05 04:00:00
10 UN Begins New General Assembly
( UN Main Bodies )

Content by: South-South News

15 September 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — The annual UN General Assembly began on September 13 with a hand-over of the gavel from the old to the new president, but with an agenda full of unfinished business including the escalating refugee crisis, unending conflicts, combatting climate change, fulfilling the Sustainable Devel...

Created on 2016-09-15 18:05:18
11 What Do the 2014 US Midterm Elections Mean for Climate Change and Development?
( UN Development News )

Photo: UN Photo / Cia Pak

5 November 2014, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – For the first time since 2006, the Republican Party will control both the upper and lower houses of the United States Congress.

Created on 2014-11-05 20:34:48
12 WMO Fellows in China Mark Lunar New Year
( WMO News )

Content by: World Meteorological Organization

China is a major contributor to WMO’s Education and Training Programme. There are two WMO Regional Training Centre (RTC) Component in China : RTC-Nanjing at NUIST and RTC-Beijing in the China Meteorological Administration Training Centre (CMATC).

Created on 2017-01-30 08:00:00

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