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2015/07/29 13:57
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Majority of banks fail to encourage sustainable forestry, UN finds The UNEP found major financial institutions have few policies in place to counter deforestation The majority of financial...
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2015/07/29 10:29
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Brasilia — The Minamata Convention paves the way for greater international cooperation on mercury pollution and global efforts to remove a serious health and environmental threat from the lives of...
2015/07/28 20:29
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By Ahmed Khan, Saint Mary?s University Understanding the complex linkages between food systems, wildlife, and environmental health raises questions about the governance of epidemics in sub-Saharan...
2015/07/26 03:45
2015/07/26 03:45
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OBAMA IN KENYA. US President Barack Obama smiles during the official opening of the 6th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), at the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) headquarters in...
2015/07/24 14:29
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East Africa is emerging as a global renewable energy hub thanks to completed and ongoing projects to exploit clean power sources such as geothermal, hydro, wind, solar and biofuels, a global agency...
2015/07/24 06:08
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The Endocrine Society today announced it has chosen 18 accomplished endocrinologists as winners of the organization's prestigious 2016 Laureate Awards. Established in 1944, the awards recognize the...
2015/07/23 10:29
2015/07/23 10:29
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Namibia will submit its Third National Communication (TNC) to the UN body aimed at addressing climate change at the end of this year. This was said by Namibia's environmental commissioner, Teofilus...
2015/07/22 01:45
2015/07/22 01:45
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The Global International Waters Assessment by the United Nations Environment Programme in 2005 identified the South China Sea as a large marine ecosystem with more than 2,500 species of marine fishes...
2015/07/21 11:55
2015/07/21 11:55
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Gisele posted this picture to her Instagram of the couple posing before the ring ceremony on June 14. Brady played in the Best Buddies Challenge charity football game in Boston on May 29, 2015. Tom...
2015/07/20 22:29
2015/07/20 22:29
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UNEP Executive Director and Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations Achim Steiner United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Executive Director and Under-Secretary-General of the United...
2015/07/20 08:30
2015/07/20 08:30
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US President Barack Obama's visit for the Sixth Global Entrepreneurship Summit reinforces the long-standing ties between the American and Kenyan people. It will underscore Obama's commitment during...
2015/07/19 01:58
2015/07/19 01:58
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By E. Heinrich-Sanchez It’s time to start planning for the September-November coastal cleanup season part of the I Love Okinawa Campaign®. The main event is around the corner with cleanup campaigns...
2015/07/16 16:17
2015/07/16 16:17
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TRENTO, Italy--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aquafil announced today a unique partnership with Outerknown, a new menswear apparel brand founded by 11-time World Champion surfer Kelly Slater. Outerknown was born...
2015/07/16 15:37
2015/07/16 15:37
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A Chance for Bloggers, Citizen Scientists and Designers to Win a Trip to Abu Dhabi The Eye on Earth Alliance has launched its Data Innovation Showcase competition for bloggers, citizen scientists and...
2015/07/15 14:57
2015/07/15 14:57
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Trees clean our air and forests and wetlands filter our water. Nature’s water ecosystems stabilise the climate, prevent flooding and control the quality of water. All of these can be thought of as...
2015/07/14 20:29
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Addis Ababa — United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Executive Director Achim Steiner met today with the Honourable Alexander De Croo, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development...
2015/07/14 20:29
2015/07/14 20:29
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Nairobi — The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) received on Monday the Africa Peace Award, conferred by the United Religions Initiative-Africa (URI-Africa) to distinguished individuals or...
2015/07/10 13:29
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Dar es Salaam — Loss of forest ecosystem services such as water regulation can have adverse impacts on the value added of other sectors such as agriculture, tourism and energy. Deforestation in...
2015/07/09 16:25
2015/07/09 16:25
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United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) goodwill ambassador Gisele Bundchen attended a tree-planting ceremony and gave a press conference in the context of the “UN International Year of...
2015/07/08 13:36
2015/07/08 13:36
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A comprehensive and consolidated agenda on how southern Africa could fully harness its renewable energy potential is expected to be finalised in July when energy ministers convene for their annual...
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