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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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