Archives for 2017

Air Pollution in China Needing Greater Control

10 April 2017 | Ministry of Environmental Protection-China News Release

MEP organized technical support organizations to apply the inversion of satellite sounding and other technologies to [Continue Reading…]

Chile Makes Bold Air Quality Commitment

08 April 2017 | UN Environment News Release

The Government of Chile today announced the adoption of a new district energy strategy to improve air quality for its [Continue Reading…]

Research Crucial to Protect the Ozone

08 April 2017 | UN Environment News Release

Top ozone experts from around the world highlighted the need for increased research and observations to inform policy on ozone [Continue Reading…]

Designating Environmental Crime a High Priority

08 April 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Brussels, Belgium, April 2017A hearing organized by MEPsforWildlife last week urged the European Union (EU) to [Continue Reading…]

Renewable Power Capacity Added at Lower Cost

06 April 2017 | UN Environment News Release

Frankfurt / Nairobi – As the cost of clean technology continues to fall, the world added record levels of renewable energy [Continue Reading…]

Kenya Announces Breakthrough Ban on Plastic Bags

26 March 2017 | UN Environment News Release

The Government of Kenya announced today a ban on the use, manufacture and import of all plastic bags, to take effect in [Continue Reading…]

Marine Biodiversity Protection Needs Additional Funding

24 March 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

March 22, 2017–Marine protected areas (MPAs) are an increasingly popular strategy for protecting marine biodiversity, [Continue Reading…]

Boycott on Mexican Shrimp to Save Vaquita Porpoise

22 March 2017 | Animal Welfare Institute News Release

BOSTON — Conservation organizations today announced a boycott of all shrimp caught in Mexico to pressure Mexican [Continue Reading…]

Coral Bleaching Ready for Crowdsourcing Solution

21 March 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

NEW YORK – Savvy divers with just a pencil and an underwater slate can now participate in a WCS-led initiative to record [Continue Reading…]

Over 800,000 Birds Illegally Killed on British Military Base

20 March 2017 | The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds News Release

Illegal trapping activity in 2016 remains around highest levels on British Territory since monitoring began in 2002 [Continue Reading…]

Sustainable Collection Practices for Wild Medicinal Plants

13 March 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Hanoi, Viet Nam, 13th March 2017 —30 participants from government agencies and the business sector last week joined a [Continue Reading…]

Diversity and Carbon Storage in Tropical Forests

13 March 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New York – Conservationists working to safeguard tropical forests often assume that old growth forests containing great stores [Continue Reading…]

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