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AllAfrica.com
Cites Notes Progressencouraged to engage local communities on the benefits of protecting wildlife i
Cites Notes Progress
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encouraged to engage local communities on the benefits of protecting wildlife if they want to succeed in conservation. United Nations Environment Programme Executive Director Erik Solheim said: "CITES cannot succeed in isolation, only if we... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - Address At the 17th Meeting of Conference of the Partiesin Johannesburg, South Africa Minister Molewa and all Ministers present from t
President Jacob Zuma - Address At the 17th Meeting of Conference of the Parties
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in Johannesburg, South Africa Minister Molewa and all Ministers present from the Parties, The Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme, Mr Erik Solheim, The Executive Director of the Convention on Biological Diversity, Dr... Read more
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Times of Malta
UN protection expert: end the autumn hunt - strong letter to the prime ministeroceans and wildlife, told Dr Muscat to immediately suspend the autumn hunting s
UN protection expert: end the autumn hunt - strong letter to the prime minister
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
oceans and wildlife, told Dr Muscat to immediately suspend the autumn hunting season. His position is supported by the United Nations Environment Programme. “If Malta cancels the autumn hunting season with immediate effect, my action will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TBs Urges Farmers to Stick to Qualityfor a training aimed at equipping them with best agricultural practices, a trai
TBs Urges Farmers to Stick to Quality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
for a training aimed at equipping them with best agricultural practices, a training that has been co-organised by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); East Africa Bureau of Standard and Arhi University (ARU). Dr Mubofu said TBS is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Signs Paris Agreement On Climatethe opening of the meeting on Taking Climate Action for Sustainable Development
Buhari Signs Paris Agreement On Climate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the opening of the meeting on Taking Climate Action for Sustainable Development in New York, co-hosted by Nigeria and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), as one of the side events of the 71st Session of the United Nations General... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Signs Paris Pact On Climate Changethe opening of the meeting on "Taking Climate Action for Sustainable Developmen
Buhari Signs Paris Pact On Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the opening of the meeting on "Taking Climate Action for Sustainable Development" in New York, co-hosted by Nigeria and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) as one of the side events of the 71st session of the United Nations General... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Signs Paris Agreement On Climate Changethe opening of the meeting on Taking Climate Action for Sustainable Development
Buhari Signs Paris Agreement On Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the opening of the meeting on Taking Climate Action for Sustainable Development in New York, co-hosted by Nigeria and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) as one of the Side Events of the 71st Session of the United Nations General... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Signs Paris Agreement, Seeks Help On Lake ChadAdesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the president, said the
Buhari Signs Paris Agreement, Seeks Help On Lake Chad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the president, said the meeting was co-hosted by Nigeria and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Adesina stated that the meeting was one of the Side Events of the 71st Session... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Signs Paris Agreement, Pledges to Help Tackle Climate Changethe opening of the meeting on Taking Climate Action for Sustainable Development
Buhari Signs Paris Agreement, Pledges to Help Tackle Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the opening of the meeting on Taking Climate Action for Sustainable Development in New York, co-hosted by Nigeria and the United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP, as one of the Side Events of the 71st Session of the United Nations General... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Christmas in September – Olivia Newton-John to Marshall Hollywood Paradeincludes four Grammys and a string of top-10 hits — but for her philanthropy. S
Christmas in September – Olivia Newton-John to Marshall Hollywood Parade
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 2 days ago
includes four Grammys and a string of top-10 hits — but for her philanthropy. She has been the Goodwill Ambassador to the United Nations Environment Programme, is the co-founder of the Children’s Health Environmental Coalition and created National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
History Keeps Proving Prophets of Eco-Apocalypse Wrong2000, "entire nations could be wiped off the face of the earth by rising sea le
History Keeps Proving Prophets of Eco-Apocalypse Wrong
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
2000, "entire nations could be wiped off the face of the earth by rising sea levels", warned Noel Brown, a director of the United Nations Environment Programme, in 1989. It is common cause that sea levels have been rising ever since the start of... Read more
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Luton Today
He’s the man who ran the worldoff my shoulders.” Chris, who lives in Leagrave with partner Tracey Snoxell, n
He’s the man who ran the world
Luton Today / Posted 5 days ago
off my shoulders.” Chris, who lives in Leagrave with partner Tracey Snoxell, now runs earthdive in partnership with the United Nations Environment Programme World Conservation Monitoring Centre in Cambridge. It’s a research project involving... Read more
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Daily Maverick
History keeps proving prophets of eco-apocalypse wrong2000, “entire nations could be wiped off the face of the earth by rising sea le
History keeps proving prophets of eco-apocalypse wrong
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
2000, “entire nations could be wiped off the face of the earth by rising sea levels”, warned Noel Brown, a director of the United Nations Environment Programme, in 1989. It is common cause that sea levels have been rising ever since the start of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNEP Baobab Staff Awards - Dr. Richard Munang Wins Programme Innovative Awardof the UNEP Baobab Staff Awards programme. He was handed the prize in Nairobi K
UNEP Baobab Staff Awards - Dr. Richard Munang Wins Programme Innovative Award
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
of the UNEP Baobab Staff Awards programme. He was handed the prize in Nairobi Kenya by the outgoing Executive Director of United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Achim Steiner at a ceremony recognizing achievements in five categories;... Read more
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Times of Malta
Toxic fuel is killing millions of Africans, report findswith African governments, not with the fuel suppliers." The ARA said it had be
Toxic fuel is killing millions of Africans, report finds
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
with African governments, not with the fuel suppliers." The ARA said it had been pressing governments in tandem with the United Nations Environment Programme. But higher quality means higher costs, and with many countries facing severe shortages... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Workshop On Lead Call for Rules Harmonisationof the lead paint in the region so that they reach one gram in one kilogramme.
Workshop On Lead Call for Rules Harmonisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
of the lead paint in the region so that they reach one gram in one kilogramme. Reading the workshop recommendations, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Senior Programme Officer, Eisaku Toda, said in Dar es Salaam yesterday that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Protocol on Ozone Layer Depleting Substance to Be Amendedto the preservation of the Ozone Layer earned the country the 2012 Ozone Protec
Protocol on Ozone Layer Depleting Substance to Be Amended
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
to the preservation of the Ozone Layer earned the country the 2012 Ozone Protection Award from the Ozone Secretariat of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). Celebrated every year on September 16, the International Day for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why We're Addressing the Injustice in Niger Deltastrong foundation for the speedy development of the Niger Delta, has begun the
Why We're Addressing the Injustice in Niger Delta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
strong foundation for the speedy development of the Niger Delta, has begun the implementation of the recommendations of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on the Environmental Assessment of Ogoniland, which was launched last June. The... Read more
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Business Wire
Patient Safety Movement Foundation y Global Sepsis Alliance se Unen para Reducir las Muertes Prevenibles por la SepsisAchim Steiner, ex adjunto al Secretario General de la ONU y Director del Progra
Patient Safety Movement Foundation y Global Sepsis Alliance se Unen para Reducir las Muertes Prevenibles por la Sepsis
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
Achim Steiner, ex adjunto al Secretario General de la ONU y Director del Programa de Medio Ambiente de las Naciones Unidas (United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP), y muchos expertos clínicos líderes de todo el mundo. Para obtener más... Read more
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New Kerala
Tsunami news .:. Latest News Update on Tsunamiconflicts confront new UNEP headA frightening but most authoritative report on
Tsunami news .:. Latest News Update on Tsunami
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
conflicts confront new UNEP headA frightening but most authoritative report on the state of the environment released by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in May 2016 was eclipsed in the bedlam of terrorist attacks, tsunami of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Climate Change Policies - Cameroon's Richard Munang Gains Recognitionfrom Ibrahim Usman Jibril, the Honorable Minister of State for Environment of N
Climate Change Policies - Cameroon's Richard Munang Gains Recognition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
from Ibrahim Usman Jibril, the Honorable Minister of State for Environment of Nigeria. Dr. Richard Munang is currently the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Africa Regional Climate Change Programme Coordinator responsible for UNEP's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Environmentalist Flays Low Penalty for Gas Flaringare reportedly not collected annually. This is more than the amount required to
Environmentalist Flays Low Penalty for Gas Flaring
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
are reportedly not collected annually. This is more than the amount required to commence the full implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme,UNEP, report on the clean up of Ogoni environment. It simply goes up in smoke annually... Read more
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Aljazeera
The G20 embraces green financegrowth in global income, 80-fold in real terms during the last century, has bee
The G20 embraces green finance
Aljazeera / Posted 19 days ago
growth in global income, 80-fold in real terms during the last century, has been accompanied by a decline, according to the United Nations Environment Programme, in natural capital in 127 of 140 countries. But natural capital is not just an... Read more
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Raw Story
More than 300 million at risk of life-threatening diseases from dirty water: U.N.of life-threatening diseases like cholera and typhoid due to the increasing pol
More than 300 million at risk of life-threatening diseases from dirty water: U.N.
Raw Story / Posted 26 days ago
of life-threatening diseases like cholera and typhoid due to the increasing pollution of water in rivers and lakes, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) said. Between 1990 and 2010, pollution caused by viruses, bacteria and other... Read more
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FOX News
More than 300 million at risk of life-threatening diseases from dirty water, UN saysof life-threatening diseases like cholera and typhoid due to the increasing pol
More than 300 million at risk of life-threatening diseases from dirty water, UN says
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
of life-threatening diseases like cholera and typhoid due to the increasing pollution of water in rivers and lakes, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) said. Between 1990 and 2010, pollution caused by viruses, bacteria and other... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
More than 300 million at risk of life-threatening diseases from dirty waterof life-threatening diseases like cholera and typhoid due to the increasing pol
More than 300 million at risk of life-threatening diseases from dirty water
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
of life-threatening diseases like cholera and typhoid due to the increasing pollution of water in rivers and lakes, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) said. Between 1990 and 2010, pollution caused by viruses, bacteria and other... Read more
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Swissinfo
More than 300 million at risk of life-threatening diseases from dirty water - UNof life-threatening diseases like cholera and typhoid due to the increasing pol
More than 300 million at risk of life-threatening diseases from dirty water - UN
Swissinfo / Posted 26 days ago
of life-threatening diseases like cholera and typhoid due to the increasing pollution of water in rivers and lakes, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) said. Between 1990 and 2010, pollution caused by viruses, bacteria and other... Read more
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PhysOrg
Millions at risk from rising water pollution: UNevery year from water-borne ailments such as cholera, typhoid, some types of he
Millions at risk from rising water pollution: UN
PhysOrg / Posted 26 days ago
every year from water-borne ailments such as cholera, typhoid, some types of hepatitis and diarrhoeal diseases, said the United Nations Environment Programme Increasingly polluted rivers in Africa, Asia and Latin America pose a disease risk to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Millions at risk from rising water pollution: UNevery year from water-borne ailments such as cholera, typhoid, some types of he
Millions at risk from rising water pollution: UN
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 26 days ago
every year from water-borne ailments such as cholera, typhoid, some types of hepatitis and diarrhoeal diseases, said the United Nations Environment Programme Already, some 3.4 million people die every year from water-borne ailments such as... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Water pollution kills 3.4 million people every year: UNevery year from water-borne ailments such as cholera, typhoid, some types of he
Water pollution kills 3.4 million people every year: UN
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 26 days ago
every year from water-borne ailments such as cholera, typhoid, some types of hepatitis and diarrhoeal diseases, said the United Nations Environment Programme. "Many of these diseases are due to the presence of human waste in water," it said in a... Read more
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Surfers Village
Surfing Medicine International opens talk on plasticsincreased to 311 million tons in 2014. This will double in 20 years’ time to 62
Surfing Medicine International opens talk on plastics
Surfers Village / Posted 27 days ago
increased to 311 million tons in 2014. This will double in 20 years’ time to 622 million tons. According to UNEP, the United Nations Environment Programme, plastic pollution costs 75 billion US dollars every year. Of this, the plastic soup... Read more

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