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2014/09/19 15:36
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New York — Just days before United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon convenes his much-anticipated climate summit, more than 340 global institutional investors representing over $24 trillion in...
2014/09/19 15:36
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2014/09/18 11:31
2014/09/18 11:31
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Earth’s protective ozone layer is on track for recovery within the next few decades according to a new assessment by 282 scientists from 36 countries. The abundance of most ozone-depleting substances...
2014/09/18 11:31
2014/09/18 11:31
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At the beginning of August, the minutes of a meeting of intelligence chiefs from African states were released, revealing the extent to which poaching and the smuggling of ivory and rhino horn were...
2014/09/18 07:31
2014/09/18 07:31
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UNEP Launches School Food Waste Competition wo, sep 17, 2014 Think.Eat.Save Student ChallengeNairobi, 17 September 2014 - Students get set to compete for thousands of dollars of prizes as the United...
2014/09/17 16:29
2014/09/17 16:29
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THE Federal Government says it had established multi- stakeholders committee to commence the implementation of United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report on the restoration of Ogoniland. The...
2014/09/17 08:30
2014/09/17 08:30
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Lorna Rutto, a former banker, is now an 'enviropreneur' - turning plastic waste into furniture and fences. Rutto discusses the challenges faced in Africa with raw materials and the...
2014/09/15 16:29
2014/09/15 16:29
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A little more than a year ago, Conservation International (CI) was wrestling with a mammoth big data problem. The nonprofit environmental organization's mission is to protect nature and its...
Read more at PC Advisor, CIO
2014/09/14 12:20
2014/09/14 12:20
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Continuing last week's theme, we asked frequent fliers from the University of Illinois: Where's the most interesting place your research has taken you? School of Architecture "I can name three...
2014/09/11 14:36
2014/09/11 14:36
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By ABS-CBNnews.com and U.S. News Agency / Asian A Filipino musician working at an international hotel chain in Gyeongju, South Korea bagged the grand prize of an environmental-themed international...
2014/09/08 15:34
2014/09/08 15:34
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An international team of researchers has found that the majority of threatened species are ‘invisible’ when using modern methods to predict species distributions under climate change. Using African...
2014/09/05 14:42
2014/09/05 14:42
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Using African amphibians as a case study, the researchers found that more than 90 per cent of the species listed as threatened on The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species are omitted by the most...
Read more at Science Daily, PhysOrg
2014/09/05 14:29
2014/09/05 14:29
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Geneva/Nairobi — United Nations Environment Programme and International Union for Conservation of Nature join forces to restore forest ecosystems Efforts to combat climate change and improve...
2014/09/05 02:57
2014/09/05 02:57
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Energy Minister Kevin Ramnarine is assuring the nation that there will be no gas price increases in Monday’s 2014/2015 national budget. He gave the assurance yesterday as he sought to allay public...
2014/09/03 06:29
2014/09/03 06:29
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Plans for five countries in East Africa to adopt cleaner fuel standards in 2015 are likely to help absorb excess low-sulphur oil products coming out of Middle East and Indian refineries, where new...
2014/09/03 06:08
2014/09/03 06:08
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Despite global efforts to reduce the use of plastic, the world still produces more than 260 million tons of plastic each year. Only one per cent is recycled globally. Much ends up in landfills. But,...
2014/09/02 13:29
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...
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
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
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
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...
2014/09/19 15:36
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