Archives for May 2016

Showcasing the Future of China’s Green Vehicle Technology

30 May 2016 | United Nations Development Programme-China News Release Beijing - An energy efficient Fuel Cell city bus was showcased today at the United Nations Compound, Beijing during United … [Read more...]

Environment “Cannot Be An Afterthought”, says Kenya’s President

26 May 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release Nairobi - Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta today urged hundreds of key decision-makers from across the world to prioritize … [Read more...]

China Attempts to Build an “Eco-Civilization”

26 May 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release Nairobi - Almost one quarter of China will be covered in forest by 2020 if the country succeeds in its mission towards building … [Read more...]

World Heritage Icons at Risk From Climate Change

26 May 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release PARIS - Climate change is fast becoming one of the most significant risks for World Heritage sites, according to the report … [Read more...]

Unlocking the Transformative Power of Cities

25 May 2016 | German Advisory Council on Global Change News Release Berlin - "Urban growth is so immense that it must urgently be channelled in new directions," said WBGU Co-Chair Dirk … [Read more...]

Food & Beverage Companies Call for Climate Change Action

25 May 2016 | Ceres News Release Washington - In the wake of the Earth Day signing of the historic global climate agreement, more than a half-dozen leading food and beverage companies converged … [Read more...]

U.S. Insurance Sector Heavily Invested in Fossil Fuels

24 May 2016 | Ceres News Release BOSTON - Many leading U.S. insurance groups are significantly invested in oil & gas and other fossil fuel industries, even as these sectors face growing pressure from … [Read more...]

Global Air Pollution Levels Rise by Eight Percent

24 May 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release Nairobi - As global air quality declines, threatening to add to the seven million people air pollution kills each year, action … [Read more...]

Nature Conservancy’s “Nature Works Everywhere” Program

23 May 2016 | The Nature Conservancy News Release The Nature Conservancy, through its innovative Nature Works Everywhere program, is helping students at DC … [Read more...]

WWF-Hong Kong’s “Run for Change” is Huge Success

22 May 2016 | World Wildlife Fund-Hong Kong News Release WWF’s second Run for Change event was held last night (21 May 2016) along the scenic Pak Shek Kok Promenade in Shatin. … [Read more...]

UN Youth Video Competition on Climate Change

20 May 2016 | United Nations News Release Starting today, young people are invited to tell the world how they are shaping a more sustainable future by entering the second … [Read more...]

Emerging Environmental Issues of Our Time

20 May 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release Nairobi - From the worrying rise in zoonotic diseases around the world to an examination of how climate change is … [Read more...]


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