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Netherlands to Host Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation

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06/02/2017 00:00:00
Financial institutions worth $6.6 trillion set standards for financing sustainable development […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Netherlands to Host Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation

Italy gives 5 million euro to UN Environment Fund

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Press Releases February 2017

Netherlands to Host Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Italy gives 5 million euro to UN Environment Fund

Italy lays out roadmap for increasing flows of sustainable finance

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30/01/2017 00:00:00
New York Pension Fund joins multi-billion-dollar international investors to reduce carbon footprint […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Italy lays out roadmap for increasing flows of sustainable finance

Financial Institutions worth $6.6 trillion set standard for financing sustainable development

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30/01/2017 00:00:00
Financial Institutions worth $6.6 trillion set standard for financing sustainable development […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Financial Institutions worth $6.6 trillion set standard for financing sustainable development

New York Pension Fund Joins Multi-billion-dollar International Investors to Reduce Carbon Footprint

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24/01/2017 00:00:00
New research predicts the future of coral reefs under climate change […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on New York Pension Fund Joins Multi-billion-dollar International Investors to Reduce Carbon Footprint

Revolutionary digital platform to boost green finance

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05/01/2017 00:00:00
European Commission, UN Environment step up cooperation to protect the world’s oceans […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Revolutionary digital platform to boost green finance

UN Environment condemns killing of Mexican activist Isidro Baldenegro López

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05/01/2017 00:00:00
European Commission, UN Environment step up cooperation to protect the world’s oceans […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on UN Environment condemns killing of Mexican activist Isidro Baldenegro López

German G20 Presidency launches GreenInvest platform to engage developing countries on green finance needs and opportunities

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05/01/2017 00:00:00
European Commission, UN Environment step up cooperation to protect the world’s oceans […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on German G20 Presidency launches GreenInvest platform to engage developing countries on green finance needs and opportunities

New research predicts the future of coral reefs under climate change

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Press Releases January 2017

New research predicts the future of coral reefs under climate change […]

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The Secretariat of the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States and United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) strengthen cooperation on the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development

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20/12/2016 00:00:00
The Secretariat of the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States and United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) strengthen cooperation on the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on The Secretariat of the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States and United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) strengthen cooperation on the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development

European Commission, UN Environment step up cooperation to protect the world’s oceans

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20/12/2016 00:00:00
European Commission, UN Environment step up cooperation to protect the world’s oceans […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on European Commission, UN Environment step up cooperation to protect the world’s oceans

UN Biodiversity Conference results in significant commitments for action on biodiversity

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19/12/2016 00:00:00
As countries rush to protect their seas, endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh calls to preserve the Antarctic […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on UN Biodiversity Conference results in significant commitments for action on biodiversity

United Nations Welcomes Indonesian Government’s Environmental Ambitions

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13/12/2016 00:00:00
Urban sprawl, mining and tourism are adding to the litter problem in mountains, but a new UN report shows way out […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on United Nations Welcomes Indonesian Government’s Environmental Ambitions

Financial Technology Can Break New Ground in the Transformation towards Sustainable Development

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13/12/2016 00:00:00
Urban sprawl, mining and tourism are adding to the litter problem in mountains, but a new UN report shows way out […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Financial Technology Can Break New Ground in the Transformation towards Sustainable Development

As countries rush to protect their seas, endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh calls to preserve the Antarctic

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13/12/2016 00:00:00
Urban sprawl, mining and tourism are adding to the litter problem in mountains, but a new UN report shows way out […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on As countries rush to protect their seas, endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh calls to preserve the Antarctic

Urban sprawl, mining and tourism are adding to the litter problem in mountains, but a new UN report shows way out

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12/12/2016 00:00:00
Indonesia targets catastrophic wildfires, climate change with historic move to protect peatlands […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Urban sprawl, mining and tourism are adding to the litter problem in mountains, but a new UN report shows way out

Environmental crime threatening peace and security, finds new INTERPOL-UN Environment report

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06/12/2016 00:00:00
West African countries ban Europe’s dirty fuel imports […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Environmental crime threatening peace and security, finds new INTERPOL-UN Environment report

Learning from the past

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06/12/2016 00:00:00
West African countries ban Europe’s dirty fuel imports […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Learning from the past

Indonesia targets catastrophic wildfires, climate change with historic move to protect peatlands

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06/12/2016 00:00:00
West African countries ban Europe’s dirty fuel imports […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Indonesia targets catastrophic wildfires, climate change with historic move to protect peatlands

West African countries ban Europe’s dirty fuel imports

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05/12/2016 00:00:00
Ministers commit to integrate biodiversity into key economic sectors in order to achieve global biodiversity targets. […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on West African countries ban Europe’s dirty fuel imports

International insurance regulators establish forum to address sustainability issues

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05/12/2016 00:00:00
Scientists shine a spotlight on the overlooked menace of nitrogen […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on International insurance regulators establish forum to address sustainability issues

Mushrooming Cooperation

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05/12/2016 00:00:00
Scientists shine a spotlight on the overlooked menace of nitrogen […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Mushrooming Cooperation

Ministers commit to integrate biodiversity into key economic sectors in order to achieve global biodiversity targets.

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05/12/2016 00:00:00
Scientists shine a spotlight on the overlooked menace of nitrogen […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Ministers commit to integrate biodiversity into key economic sectors in order to achieve global biodiversity targets.

Scientists shine a spotlight on the overlooked menace of nitrogen

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05/12/2016 00:00:00
Scientists shine a spotlight on the overlooked menace of nitrogen […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Scientists shine a spotlight on the overlooked menace of nitrogen

Loopholes in regulations allow illegal logging to thrive worldwide

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03/12/2016 00:00:00
Six environmental leaders receive Champions of the Earth award – UN’s top environmental prize […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Loopholes in regulations allow illegal logging to thrive worldwide

Six environmental leaders receive Champions of the Earth award

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Press Releases December 2016

Six environmental leaders receive Champions of the Earth award – UN’s top environmental prize […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Six environmental leaders receive Champions of the Earth award

More than 190 Governments prepare to take tough decisions to stop biodiversity decline worldwide

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01/12/2016 00:00:00
Calls for greater collaboration to enhance resource efficiency and economic growth […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on More than 190 Governments prepare to take tough decisions to stop biodiversity decline worldwide

Cristiana Pasca Palmer of Romania appointed as Executive Secretary of the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity

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19/11/2016 00:00:00
New peatland coalition targets cutting climate change, saving thousands of lives […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Cristiana Pasca Palmer of Romania appointed as Executive Secretary of the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity

2030 Agenda & the circular economy

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19/11/2016 00:00:00
New peatland coalition targets cutting climate change, saving thousands of lives […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on 2030 Agenda & the circular economy

Calls for greater collaboration to enhance resource efficiency and economic growth

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19/11/2016 00:00:00
New peatland coalition targets cutting climate change, saving thousands of lives […]

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New Analysis Shows Scale of International Commitment to Tackle Illegal Wildlife Trade: Over $1.3 Billion Since 2010

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17/11/2016 00:00:00
UN Environment: more and faster support needed for climate change adaptation […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on New Analysis Shows Scale of International Commitment to Tackle Illegal Wildlife Trade: Over $1.3 Billion Since 2010

New peatland coalition targets cutting climate change, saving thousands of lives

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17/11/2016 00:00:00
UN Environment: more and faster support needed for climate change adaptation […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on New peatland coalition targets cutting climate change, saving thousands of lives

Scientists urge India to back plan to address pollution crisis as New Delhi chokes

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15/11/2016 00:00:00
United Nations Report Calls for Conservation to Collaborate with Palm Oil Industry […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Scientists urge India to back plan to address pollution crisis as New Delhi chokes

Countries pledge $23 million to support technology transfer in developing countries

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15/11/2016 00:00:00
United Nations Report Calls for Conservation to Collaborate with Palm Oil Industry […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Countries pledge $23 million to support technology transfer in developing countries

Health and environment ministers pledge climate actions to reduce 12.6 million environment-related deaths

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15/11/2016 00:00:00
United Nations Report Calls for Conservation to Collaborate with Palm Oil Industry […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Health and environment ministers pledge climate actions to reduce 12.6 million environment-related deaths

UN Environment: more and faster support needed for climate change adaptation

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15/11/2016 00:00:00
United Nations Report Calls for Conservation to Collaborate with Palm Oil Industry […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on UN Environment: more and faster support needed for climate change adaptation

Tales from the Silk Road

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08/11/2016 00:00:00
United Nations reports its 2015 greenhouse gas emissions […]

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UN Environment, China collaborate on major South-South initiative

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01/11/2016 00:00:00
Erik Solheim Address at CITES Conference of Parties, Johannesburg […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on UN Environment, China collaborate on major South-South initiative

Italy funds partnership to help cities implement efficient district energy worldwide

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01/11/2016 00:00:00
Erik Solheim Address at CITES Conference of Parties, Johannesburg […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Italy funds partnership to help cities implement efficient district energy worldwide

United Nations Report Calls for Conservation to Collaborate with Palm Oil Industry

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01/11/2016 00:00:00
Erik Solheim Address at CITES Conference of Parties, Johannesburg […]

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United Nations reports its 2015 greenhouse gas emissions

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01/11/2016 00:00:00
Erik Solheim Address at CITES Conference of Parties, Johannesburg […]

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Environment is the ‘silent casualty’ of armed conflict

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01/11/2016 00:00:00
Erik Solheim Address at CITES Conference of Parties, Johannesburg […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Environment is the ‘silent casualty’ of armed conflict

Top UN official: Environmental protection in war more urgent than ever

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03/11/2016 00:00:00
World must urgently up action to cut a further 25% from predicted 2030 emissions, says UN Environment report […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Top UN official: Environmental protection in war more urgent than ever

World must urgently up action to cut a further 25% from predicted 2030 emissions, says UN Environment report

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01/11/2016 00:00:00
Erik Solheim Address at CITES Conference of Parties, Johannesburg […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on World must urgently up action to cut a further 25% from predicted 2030 emissions, says UN Environment report

The Commission for Environmental Cooperation and UN Environment Launch Video Contest to Bring Attention to Food Waste

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02/11/2016 00:00:00
Mosul battle brings environmental damage, with serious impacts on health, prospects of recovery […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on The Commission for Environmental Cooperation and UN Environment Launch Video Contest to Bring Attention to Food Waste

Creating the ripple effect

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01/11/2016 00:00:00
Erik Solheim Address at CITES Conference of Parties, Johannesburg […]

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High-level Opening Ceremony: South-South Co-operation Expo, Dubai

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27/10/2016 00:00:00
Urgent investment needed in walking and cycling infrastructure to save millions of lives and combat climate change […]

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Norway and UN Environment sign $33 Million Cooperation Agreement

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27/10/2016 00:00:00
Urgent investment needed in walking and cycling infrastructure to save millions of lives and combat climate change […]

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A victory for Lewis Pugh’s ‘Speedo diplomacy’ as Russia and the world agree monumental marine protection deal

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27/10/2016 00:00:00
Urgent investment needed in walking and cycling infrastructure to save millions of lives and combat climate change […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on A victory for Lewis Pugh’s ‘Speedo diplomacy’ as Russia and the world agree monumental marine protection deal

Mosul battle brings environmental damage, with serious impacts on health, prospects of recovery

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27/10/2016 00:00:00
Urgent investment needed in walking and cycling infrastructure to save millions of lives and combat climate change […]

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Posted in EnglishComments Off on Mosul battle brings environmental damage, with serious impacts on health, prospects of recovery

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