Archives for February 2016

G20 Leaders Explore Green Finance Options


27 February 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Shanghai – Finance ministers and central banks governors of the G20 major economies committed today to exploring [Continue Reading…]

Pollinators Vital to Food Supply Under Threat

26 February 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Kuala Lumpur – A growing number of pollinator species worldwide are being driven toward extinction by diverse [Continue Reading…]

Greenpeace Investigates Fukushima Radiation Impacts

25 February 2016 | Greenpeace International News Release

Tokyo – Greenpeace Japan today announced it is conducting an underwater investigation into radiation contamination [Continue Reading…]

Cost to UK of Neglecting the Environment

25 February 2016 | World Wide Fund – UK News Release

WWF-UK is calling on the Chancellor to put a natural capital ‘stress test’, which highlights the potential risks the economy [Continue Reading…]

Environmental Groups Unveil New Proposed “Climate Test”

23 February 2016 | Natural Resources Defense Council News Release

Washington, D.C. – Leading U.S. and Canadian environmental groups urged their countries’ leaders to adopt a new [Continue Reading…]

Next Steps for New Zealand’s Freshwater

20 February 2016 | Beehive New Zealand Government News Release

New measures to improve the management of New Zealand’s rivers, lakes, aquifers and wetlands have been proposed [Continue Reading…]

Guardians Complaint Spurs Coal Investigation

18 February 2016 | WildEarth Guardians News Release

Denver—In response to a formal complaint filed by WildEarth Guardians, the U.S. Department of the Interior directed the [Continue Reading…]

Endangered Timber Still Reaches Europe

18 February 2016 | World Wide Fund – UK News Release

Following a report published by the European Commission today, which shows that the EU Timber Regulation is still not [Continue Reading…]

Lawsuit Launched to Fight Ozone Pollution in U.S.

12 February 2016 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

Oakland, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a formal notice of intent to sue the Environmental Protection Agency [Continue Reading…]

Workforce Training Needed for India’s Climate Goals

12 February 2016 | Natural Resources Defense Council News Release

MUMBAI, INDIA – India’s goal to dramatically expand solar energy could trigger a green jobs boom adding one [Continue Reading…]

New Report on Climate, Conflict and Global Food Systems

11 February 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

As the impacts of climate change deepen across the globe, public- and private-sector leaders must come together to [Continue Reading…]

STEM Teacher Training in a Tropical Rainforest

10 February 2016 | Conservation International News Release

Falls Church, Va. USA – In their continuing effort to help teachers develop the next generation of scientists, the Northrop [Continue Reading…]

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