Global Climate Temperature Breaks Records in 2016

21 July 2016 | World Meteorological Organization News Release

Geneva, 21 July 2016 (WMO) _ Global temperatures for the first six months of this year shattered yet more records, and [Continue Reading…]

A Call for SEC To Improve Sustainability Reporting

20 July 2016 | CERES News Release

In response to a formal review of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s corporate disclosure requirements, dozens of institutional investors have submitted [Continue Reading…]

Worldwide Extraction of Materials Triples in Four Decades

20 July 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Rising consumption fuelled by a growing middle class has seen the amount of primary materials extracted from the Earth [Continue Reading…]

Climate Change Degrading Coral Reefs Globally

20 July 2016 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

OAKLAND, Calif.— Global degradation of coral reefs is primarily caused by climate change instead of localized impacts [Continue Reading…]

China’s Environmental Protection Team Meets in Jiangxi

19 July 2016 | Ministry of Environmental Protection-China News Release

China, 19 July 2016 – The No.4 Central Environmental Protection Inspection Team stationed in Jiangxi Province a couple of [Continue Reading…]

Developing Countries Lead World in Green Financing

18 July 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

18 July 2016 – Developing countries such as Kenya, Bangladesh and Jordan are leading the world on green finance, which is [Continue Reading…]

Navy Must Protect Marine Mammals

18 July 2016 | Natural Resources Defense Council News Release

San Francisco, California – In a unanimous rebuke, the Ninth Circuit court ruled Friday that the National Marine Fisheries Service [Continue Reading…]

Poland to Report on Management of Bialowieza Forest

15 July 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

The World Heritage Committee has requested Poland to submit, by February 2017, an evaluation of impacts of forest [Continue Reading…]

Bratislava EU Meeting on Water, Climate Protection and Finances

14 July 2016 | Ministry of the Environment of the Czech Republic News Release

European Union environment ministers at their informal meeting in Bratislava discussed water management in the [Continue Reading…]

CITES to Help Build Law Enforcement Capacity in Africa

14 July 2016 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva/Nairobi – CITES has signed agreements to build law enforcement [Continue Reading…]

Annual Slaughter of 25 Million Birds in Europe

14 July 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Cairo, 14 July 2016 – Governments throughout the Mediterranean have agreed the need for tougher penalties and [Continue Reading…]

Green Climate Fund Backs UN Climate Action Projects

13 July 2016 | United Nations Development Programme News Release

New York – The UN Development Programme (UNDP) has welcomed the support of the Green Climate Fund in [Continue Reading…]


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