Archives for 2017

Reform Needed Before Advancing Mekong Dam

22 February 2017 | International Rivers News Release

Bangkok, Thailand, Today marks the beginning of a two day regional stakeholder forum organized by the [Continue Reading…]

Plastic Particles Major Source of Ocean Pollution

22 February 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Tiny plastic particles washed off products such as synthetic clothes and car tyres could contribute up to 30% of the ‘plastic [Continue Reading…]

Timber Harvesting in Madagascar Out of Control

20 February 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Antananarivo, Madagascara combination of political instability, government mismanagement, a lack of forest operation [Continue Reading…]

Earthjustice, Vermont Law School Partner on Environmental Cases

18 February 2017 | Vermont Law School News Releas

Earthjustice, the nation’s original and largest nonprofit environmental law organization, and the pro bono Environmental [Continue Reading…]

German Government Recognizes IUCN as Intergovernmental Organisation

13 February 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

The German government has officially recognised IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, as an [Continue Reading…]

Netherlands to Host ‘Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation’

12 February 2017 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

6 February 2017 – The Netherlands announced today it will work with Japan and UN Environment to establish a Global [Continue Reading…]

Temperature Change Affects Mountain Ecosystems Globally

01 February 2017 | The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences News Release

The climate warming that is expected to occur over the next 80 years may greatly disrupt mountain ecosystems. This [Continue Reading…]

Major Climate March in D.C., Nationwide April 29

01 February 2017 | Center for Biological Diversity News Release

WASHINGTON In the wake of last weekend’s Women’s Marches, activists have announced a major “People’s Climate [Continue Reading…]

Travel Trade Industry to Combat Illegal Wildlife Trafficking

21 January 2017 | United States Wildlife Trafficking Alliance News Release

WASHINGTON – Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA), American Society for Travel Agents (ASTA), and Cruise Lines [Continue Reading…]

German G20 Presidency Launches GreenInvest

20 January 2017 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

As part of Germany’s G20 Presidency, the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development [Continue Reading…]

Revolutionary Digital Platform to Boost Green Finance

20 January 2017 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

The ‘Green Digital Finance Alliance’, a ground-breaking initiative to harness digital technologies in catalyzing financing [Continue Reading…]

“Geek for Good” University Design Challenge

18 January 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

January 13th, Beijing–A workshop designed to share UNDP‘s innovation experience with university students and formulate a [Continue Reading…]


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