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2014/09/02 13:29
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Stockholm — A new Green Infrastructure (GI) guide, launched today at World Water Week, is set to raise much needed awareness of the benefits of GI solutions for water resources management, says the...
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2014/09/02 06:29
2014/09/02 06:29
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In August 2011, the United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP, released its Environmental Assessment of environmental damage on account of spills from oil activities by the Shell Petroleum...
2014/09/01 14:29
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London — A quarter of the world's countries are now pursuing green economy plans Three new reports to support governments in building greener and more inclusive economies unveiled at the Green Economy...
2014/08/30 08:08
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British endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh has completed long-distance swims in each of the Seven Seas to campaign for marine protected areas. Mr Pugh has become the first person to complete long-distance...
2014/08/29 08:29
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AN atlas for Lake Victoria Basin is being developed in Mwanza, Tanzania. The project is being undertaken by the Lake Victoria Basin Commission and GRID-Arendal, an agency that works with the United...
2014/08/29 08:29
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Residents of Meru County can now save on fuel consumption and enhance their health after introduction of new environmentally friendly firewood stove. The stove, released by a local company,...
2014/08/29 07:28
2014/08/29 07:28
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Burning chillis along farm boundaries is a method being used effectively to keep away wildlife from human habitations in India.Reuters Dr Rudraditya has demonstrated his cost-effective method in 11...
2014/08/27 16:34
2014/08/27 16:34
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A Shell logo is seen at a petrol station in London. London/Lagos - Royal Dutch Shell said it had reached deals on some of the four Nigerian oil fields it has offered for sale as the oil major pushes...
2014/08/27 12:43
2014/08/27 12:43
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As a country which depends heavily on tourism, it is important for Barbados to protect its beaches from harm. In recent years traditional concerns about routine beach erosion has been replaced by...
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2014/08/27 12:30
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Davos — More than 1,000 risk and disaster experts, practitioners and government officials from over 100 countries convene in Davos this week to tackle the growing challenge of disaster risk In the...
2014/08/24 07:34
2014/08/24 07:34
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Master's student Pieter Botha is looking at the impact on seed production in fynbos plant species, like this protea, if birds are excluded. Pictures: John Yeld Cape Town - Many of the hikers and...
2014/08/22 10:31
2014/08/22 10:31
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Nairobi — Forests in a Changing Climate: A Sourcebook for Integrating REDD+ into Academic Programmes While significant efforts are underway to better understand the role that forests play in climate...
2014/08/22 01:42
2014/08/22 01:42
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PRIME MINISTER Freundel Stuart is expected to play an important role at the Third International UN Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) which will be held in Samoa from September 1 to...
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2014/08/20 09:29
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Continental Reinsurance Plc, one of the two registered reinsurance companies in the country, said it is in the process of shoring up its brand with the aim of fostering rapid growth and expansion...
2014/08/18 09:30
2014/08/18 09:30
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The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) at a recent event to mark three years since the submission of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Report on environmental...
2014/08/18 08:29
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Arendal, Norway — The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and its collaborating centre GRID-Arendal today signed a new Framework Agreement through which the Norwegian foundation agreed to...
2014/08/18 01:20
2014/08/18 01:20
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For some reason, sharks seem to like fiber-optic cables more than old-fashioned coaxial copper wires, although it's unclear why ("Sharks have shown an inexplicable taste for the new fiber-optic cables...
2014/08/15 14:30
2014/08/15 14:30
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Nairobi — ANA to house regional center for the UNEP GEMS-Water programme The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Brazilian National Water Agency (ANA) have signed a memorandum of...
2014/08/15 14:30
2014/08/15 14:30
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New York — The UN today launches its first on-line sustainability tutorial designed for UN staff. The hour-long tutorial highlights efforts already underway to measure and reduce the UN's greenhouse...
2014/08/15 14:30
2014/08/15 14:30
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Nairobi — Investment in climate change adaptation can help ensure that the impacts of climate change - including a projected 20-50 per cent decline in water availability - do not reverse decades of...
2014/09/02 13:29
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