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2015/03/26 14:29
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Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta (file photo). 1. Today, for the second time, and in line with my constitutional obligation, I address this special sitting of Parliament, to outline the State of the...
2015/03/26 14:29
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2015/03/24 19:29
2015/03/24 19:29
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Abuja — Oil giant, Shell has warned that no amount of money spent in the cleaning up of the environment of the Niger Delta would achieve its goal until the problem of oil thieves in the region is...
2015/03/23 11:57
2015/03/23 11:57
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Access to freshwater is a global challenge. Approximately 750 million people, or about one in every nine people lack access to safe water (water.org). As such, the United Nations General Assembly has...
2015/03/23 11:21
2015/03/23 11:21
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PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Bikini-clad Gisele Bundchen shows her cheeky side as Tom Brady squeezes her behind on beach break They were enjoying a holiday with their young family. But even with the kids...
2015/03/23 09:29
2015/03/23 09:29
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The ozone layer is healing itself and is expected to recover by the middle of this century. Nairobi, 20 March 2015 ? The Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer, which serves as a...
2015/03/23 09:29
2015/03/23 09:29
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Nairobi — On problems, challenges, our responsibilities and above all the opportunities that forests provide for our common future. Tomorrow we are celebrating International Day of Forests. This is...
2015/03/20 21:28
2015/03/20 21:28
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Green Finance is a Growing Focus for ChinaSaturday, 21 March 2015, 10:12 amPress Release: IISDGreen Finance is a Growing Focus for ChinaReport on “Greening China’s Financial System” coming in...
2015/03/20 17:45
2015/03/20 17:45
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Surfrider Foundation Europe has a simple message about consumer culture: "You buy, the sea pays." That's the motto behind a new ad campaign to combat the 5.25 trillion plastic particles currently...
2015/03/18 11:30
2015/03/18 11:30
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TANZANIANS are now marking the Water Week (March 16-22), which is principally dedicated to assess progress made in the water sector and to remember millions of people who are unable to meet their...
2015/03/17 11:30
2015/03/17 11:30
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The world's highest-paid model, Gisele Bundchen, is set to retire from the catwalk after almost a decade in the fashion spotlight, according to reports. According to Brazilian magazine Moda Estadao,...
2015/03/17 10:32
2015/03/17 10:32
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Sendai — Strong commitments to ecosystem-based approaches for disaster risk reduction at the Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction. Strong commitments to ecosystem-based approaches for...
2015/03/16 11:29
2015/03/16 11:29
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Sendai — At Landmark UN Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction Top insurers from around the world have called on governments, Saturday, to step up global efforts to build resilience against natural...
2015/03/16 09:30
2015/03/16 09:30
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AFRICA, the continent with warming deviating most rapidly from 'normal' conditions, could see climate change adaptation costs rise to US dollars 50 billion per year by 2050, even assuming...
2015/03/16 08:39
2015/03/16 08:39
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Nairobi — Targeting young people between the ages of 9 and 14, the competition aims to raise awareness on energy consumption and energy savings. The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has...
2015/03/16 06:30
2015/03/16 06:30
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We are increasingly treating animals in the wrong way In what has become an everyday spectacle in our country, itinerant traditional medicine sellers and owners of small circuses move around towns and...
2015/03/16 06:29
2015/03/16 06:29
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More and more pollinating bird and mammal species are moving towards extinction, raising concerns over the billion dollar eco-services they provide, says a new IUCN study. On average, 2.4 bird and...
2015/03/14 18:07
2015/03/14 18:07
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A volunteer works to free a turtle from a discarded net. LAST week’s column was about the proposed name for a new geological epoch, the Anthropocene to follow the Holocene and before that the...
2015/03/13 23:28
2015/03/13 23:28
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Pollinating birds and mammals decliningSaturday, 14 March 2015, 11:53 amPress Release: IUCNPollinating birds and mammals declining, reveals first global assessment of trends in the status of...
2015/03/13 14:29
2015/03/13 14:29
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Editor's Note Africa, the continent with warming deviating most rapidly from "normal" conditions, could see climate change adaptation costs rise to US$50 billion per year by 2050, even assuming...
2015/03/12 03:28
2015/03/12 03:28
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... billion euro investment plan to kick-start EuropeThursday, 12 March 2015, 3:44 pmPress Release: WWFNature is the 300+ billion euro investment plan to kick-start Europe Today WWF launches a new...
2015/03/26 14:29
2015/03/26 14:29
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