Archives for April 2016

New Report How India Can Scale Up Sustainable Finance

29 April 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Mumbai – India has set ambitious goals for inclusive and sustainable development, which require the mobilization of [Continue Reading…]

A “Race Against Time” with Climate Change

22 April 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

New York – As world leaders gathered at United Nations Headquarters in New York this morning to officially sign the Paris [Continue Reading…]

New Campaign Launched to Protect Public Land

20 April 2016 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON— America’s cherished public lands are under attack, and a new nationwide campaign is taking a stand to [Continue Reading…]

U.S. Provides $49 Million in Grants to Protect Waterfowl

20 April 2016 | U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service News Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced today $48.8 million in grants have been approved by [Continue Reading…]

EU Urges Indonesia to Stay Course with Legal Timber

19 April 2016 | Environmental Investigation Agency News Release

LONDON: As President of Indonesia Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo meets with UK Prime Minister David Cameron today on a [Continue Reading…]

Angola’s Major Push Against Ivory Trade

18 April 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Cairo – Angola today announced a major push against the ivory trade, pledging to close one of the largest domestic ivory [Continue Reading…]

Sustainable Future Begins with Price Tag on Pollution

15 April 2016 | United Nations News Release

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the inaugural meeting of the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition, in [Continue Reading…]

Diving Guide to Protect Marine Life Launched

15 April 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Singapore/Bangkok – Guidance material on how recreational diving can protect fragile marine biodiversity threatened by growing [Continue Reading…]

New UN Tool Demonstrates Benefits of Protecting Apes

14 April 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Monrovia – A new web-based tool, launched in Liberia’s capital Wednesday, shows how protecting great apes in Africa [Continue Reading…]

New Secretary for Panel on Climate Change

13 April 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Nairobi – Current Vice-President of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Mr. Abdalah Mokssit, from Morocco, has [Continue Reading…]

Lawsuit Challenges Failure to Curb Airplane Pollution

12 April 2016 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

Washington — Environmental groups today sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for a nearly decade-long failure [Continue Reading…]

Rwanda’s Model Green Village – a Sustainable Development Incarnation

10 April 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Perched on the steep slopes of Rwanda’s hilly north, Rubaya village used to suffer from soil erosion caused by heavy rains, [Continue Reading…]


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