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The Columbian
UNESCO: World Heritage Sites, including Statue of Liberty, threatened by climate changeEducational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) published the report
UNESCO: World Heritage Sites, including Statue of Liberty, threatened by climate change
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) published the report on Thursday, in conjunction with the United Nations Environment Program and the Union of Concerned Scientists, a U.S.-based advocacy group. It does not waste time... Read more
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iol.co.za
How climate change is threatening tourism(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific
How climate change is threatening tourism
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco), the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the UCS said. While badly managed tourism itself can be damaging to World... Read more
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Boston Globe
Statue of Liberty among World Heritage Sites threatened by climate changeEducational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) published the report
Statue of Liberty among World Heritage Sites threatened by climate change
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) published the report on Thursday, in conjunction with the United Nations Environment Program and the Union of Concerned Scientists, a U.S.-based advocacy group. It does not waste time... Read more
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Fortune
UNESCO Just Warned That Climate Change Could Cause Apocalypse Movie-Level Disasterssome Easter Island statues are in danger of being lost to the sea. In total, t
UNESCO Just Warned That Climate Change Could Cause Apocalypse Movie-Level Disasters
Fortune / Posted yesterday
some Easter Island statues are in danger of being lost to the sea. In total, the report, authored jointly by UNESCO, the United Nations Environment Program, and the Union of Concerned Scientists, listed 31 natural and cultural World Heritage... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Australia Pressed UN To Ignore Great Barrier Reef In Key Climate Reportthe sites and risks arising from climate change and tourism." UNESCO, alongsid
Australia Pressed UN To Ignore Great Barrier Reef In Key Climate Report
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
the sites and risks arising from climate change and tourism." UNESCO, alongside the Union of Concerned Scientists and the United Nations Environment Program, released a troubling report on Thursday outlining the impacts climate change would have... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Fair and balanced' work removed from UN climate change report, author saysbeing included, and at its request, those references disappeared from the final
'Fair and balanced' work removed from UN climate change report, author says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
being included, and at its request, those references disappeared from the final document. The report, authored by UNESCO, United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the Union of Concerned Scientists, was designed to give a snapshot of how... Read more
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examiner.com
Grizzly, polar and grolar bears, say what? Climate change leads to new hybridhad a chance to analyze one after a hunter shot a grolar sometime during the we
Grizzly, polar and grolar bears, say what? Climate change leads to new hybrid
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
had a chance to analyze one after a hunter shot a grolar sometime during the week of May 16. On May 26 UNESCO, the United Nations Environment Program released a new report that discussed how 31 natural and cultural World Heritage sites... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Climate change threat to top tourist sites(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific
Climate change threat to top tourist sites
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the UCS said.The Stonehenge monument in the west of England. Photo /... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Grants $650k to Accelerate Climate Change Solutionsclimate solutions in all parts of the globe." R20 was named the Secretariat fo
Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Grants $650k to Accelerate Climate Change Solutions
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
climate solutions in all parts of the globe." R20 was named the Secretariat for the CCFLA in partnership with World Fund for Cities (FMDV), United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in January... Read more
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CBC.ca
Venice, Stonehenge among World Heritage sites threatened by climate changechange-related threats to 31 World Heritage sites in 29 countries are highlight
Venice, Stonehenge among World Heritage sites threatened by climate change
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
change-related threats to 31 World Heritage sites in 29 countries are highlighted in a new report released by UNESCO, the United Nations Environment Program and the Union of Concerned Scientists today. There are 1,031 World Heritage sites around... Read more
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Herald Sun
Climate change threat to top tourist sites(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific
Climate change threat to top tourist sites
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the UCS said. While badly managed tourism itself can be damaging to World... Read more
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News.com.au
Climate change threat to top tourist sites(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific
Climate change threat to top tourist sites
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the UCS said. While badly managed tourism itself can be damaging to World... Read more
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Perth Now
Climate change threat to top tourist sites(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific
Climate change threat to top tourist sites
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the UCS said. While badly managed tourism itself can be damaging to World... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Climate change threat to top tourist sites(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific
Climate change threat to top tourist sites
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the UCS said. While badly managed tourism itself can be damaging to World... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Climate change threat to top tourist sites(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific
Climate change threat to top tourist sites
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
(GDP) and providing one in 11 jobs, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the UCS said. While badly managed tourism itself can be damaging to World... Read more
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DW
A quarter of deaths caused by environmental degradation, says UN |In its report "Healthy Environment, Health People," the United Nations Environm
A quarter of deaths caused by environmental degradation, says UN |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
In its report "Healthy Environment, Health People," the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), the World Health Organization and several other environment organizations said that, in 2012, an estimated 12.6 million deaths were attributable to... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Shame on Shell: Ecocide by oil extraction in the Niger Deltafor a clean environment, as well as allowing for farming and revenue sharing fr
Shame on Shell: Ecocide by oil extraction in the Niger Delta
Op-Ed News / Posted 13 days ago
for a clean environment, as well as allowing for farming and revenue sharing from the Niger Delta area. Despite a 2011 United Nations Environment Program investigation finding serious environmental and public health concerns, little has been... Read more
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SUR in English
Eighteen forests, four continents, one cause. Surinenglish.comaged 12 to 16 years. The winning school team will receive the 2016 Reforestatio
Eighteen forests, four continents, one cause. Surinenglish.com
SUR in English / Posted 15 days ago
aged 12 to 16 years. The winning school team will receive the 2016 Reforestation Award Medal, a certificate from the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), to be awarded in Bonn, Germany and will win a trip to the development project of... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Irish archive recalls environmental activist Ken Saro-Wiwa's life through death-row lettersjustice office of the Irish Missionary Union in September 1995 and the executio
Irish archive recalls environmental activist Ken Saro-Wiwa's life through death-row letters
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
justice office of the Irish Missionary Union in September 1995 and the execution took place two months later.” In 2011, a United Nations Environment Program report criticized Shell and the Nigerian government for the pollution of Ogoniland. That... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
UN chief names choices for top UN environments postsgoals. Erik Solheim, Norway's former environment minister, said he will take o
UN chief names choices for top UN environments posts
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 25 days ago
goals. Erik Solheim, Norway's former environment minister, said he will take over as executive director of the United Nations Environment Program, known as UNEP, sometime in mid-summer, succeeding Achim Steiner, "sometime in the... Read more
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Salon.com
UN chief names choices for top UN environments postsgoals. Erik Solheim, Norway’s former environment minister, said he will take o
UN chief names choices for top UN environments posts
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
goals. Erik Solheim, Norway’s former environment minister, said he will take over as executive director of the United Nations Environment Program, known as UNEP, sometime in mid-summer, succeeding Achim Steiner, “sometime in the... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Non-Profit Connects Food Donors with Those Who Serve the Needytrash. According to Eat Greater Des Moines almost 70,000 people in the greater
Non-Profit Connects Food Donors with Those Who Serve the Needy
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 25 days ago
trash. According to Eat Greater Des Moines almost 70,000 people in the greater metro area don’t have enough to eat. The United Nations Environment Program says that in the United States we waste 30%- 40% of our food supply. That works out to... Read more
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ABC News
Diplomats: Norway's Solheim to Be New UN Environment Chiefcommittee on development assistance. He also serves as special envoy for enviro
Diplomats: Norway's Solheim to Be New UN Environment Chief
ABC News / Posted 26 days ago
committee on development assistance. He also serves as special envoy for environment, conflict and disaster for the United Nations Environment Program known as UNEP. The diplomats, speaking on condition of anonymity ahead of a formal... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tanzania: The receding snows of KilimanjaroKilimanjaro could "all disappear", says Keith Alverson, head of climate change
Tanzania: The receding snows of Kilimanjaro
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Kilimanjaro could "all disappear", says Keith Alverson, head of climate change adaptation and terrestrial ecosystems at the United Nations' Environment Program (UNEP) headquarters in Nairobi. Eight of Mt Kenya's 18 original glaciers are gone. The... Read more

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