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1 ‘Climate action starts in the kitchen,’ says UN, launching #Recipe4Change campaign
( Environment, Shelter )

Content by: UN News Centre

 

4 November 2016 – With the Paris Agreement on climate change entering into force today, famed chefs Joan, Josep and Jordi Roca are joining the United Nations ...

Created on 2016-11-04 19:47:51
2 Comments by the UNEP Executive Director at the 20th anniversary of the World Trade Organization
( UNEP Press Releases )

Content by: UN Environmental Programme

 

 

28 April 2015 - Director General,

Excellences,

Colleagues from the multilateral environmental agreements,

Ladies and Gentlemen

Let me begin by saying "Happy Birthday."

For a 20-year old, the World Trade Organization (WTO) bears a heavy burden that do...

Created on 2015-04-28 05:10:00
3 COP21: UN emphasizes crucial impact of young and future generations to tackle climate change
( Cop21 Latest News Official Website )

Content by: UN News Centre

 

3 December 2015 – The halls of the United Nations climate change conference (COP21) grew livelier today as hundreds of participants gathered to mark “young and futur...

Created on 2015-12-03 05:00:00
4 Eye on Earth Summit in Abu Dhabi to Boost Environmental Information for Decision-makers
( UNEP Press Releases )

Content by: UN Environmental Programme 

The Congo River north of Mbandaka, Equateur Province.

Abu Dhabi, 1 April 2015 - Over 650 delegates from government, UN bodies, the non-governmental sector, private sector, academia and civil society will gather in Abu Dhabi between 6 and 8 October for the Eye on Earth Summit 2015, to bridge the informat...

Created on 2015-04-01 05:00:00
5 Livelihoods Development Critical to Post-Conflict Peacebuilding and Economic Recovery - New Study
( UNEP Press Releases )

Content by: UN Environmental Programme

 

New catchment management project in the Wadi El Ku, one of the largest seasonal water courses in North Darfur which aims to improve the livelihoods of conflict-affected people of the Wadi El Ku near El Fasher, the capital city of North Darfur

WASHINGTON, DC/GENEVA, April 3, 2015 ‒ ...
Created on 2015-04-06 14:27:01
6 Protecting Zambia’s biodiversity
( UN Development News )

Content by: South-South News

15 December 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — Zambia has one of the highest rates of deforestation in the world, posing a threat, not only to Zambia’s wildlife, but also to her people.

Created on 2016-12-15 22:27:51
7 Reforesting Kilimanjaro could ease East Africa's severe water shortages – UN
( Environment, Shelter )

Content by: UN News Centre

 

19 October 2016 – There is a need to reforest Africa’s highest mountain to help protect vital water supplies that are under threat across large parts of East Africa, a UN Environment report urged today.

Created on 2016-10-19 16:41:53
8 Speech by Ibrahim Thiaw, UNEP Deputy Executive Director, at the Opening Session of the Arab Forum on Sustainable Development
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Content by: UN Environmental Programme

 

 

I would like to start by conveying my sincere thanks and appreciation to His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, for his gracious patronage of this Second Arab High Level Forum on Sustainable Development and to the Government of Bahrain for ...

Created on 2015-05-05 12:08:34

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