Huge Antarctic iceberg Finally Breaks Free

16 July 2017 | British Antarctic Survey News Release After months of ‘hanging by a thread’ a vast iceberg the size of Norfolk has finally broken off Antarctica’s Larsen C Ice Shelf.  … [Read more...]

Huge Strides on Green Finance in One Year

14 July 2017 | United Nations Environment News Release Nairobi/Berlin – The G20 and other nations have taken huge strides over the last year towards mobilizing the trillions of dollars … [Read more...]

Banks to Work With United Nations on Climate Transparency

11 July 2017 | United Nations Environment News Release Together with the UN Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), eleven of the world’s leading banks announced today a … [Read more...]

Deep Sea Mining Threatens Unique Marine Life

05 July 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release Gland, Switzerland, 26 June 2017 (IUCN) – Mining the deep ocean floor would inevitably lead to the loss of biodiversity, … [Read more...]

Large Landscapes Crucial for Addressing Climate Change

05 July 2017 | Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative News Release New guidance launched today by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) urges the World Heritage … [Read more...]

Global Student Challenge to Fight Marine Plastic

04 July 2017 | UN Environment News Release 28 June 2017 – Entries open today for the world’s first student competition to find the next generation of solutions to the … [Read more...]

Designating Environmental Crime a High Priority

08 April 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release Brussels, Belgium, April 2017—A hearing organized by MEPsforWildlife last week urged the European Union (EU) to … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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, … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]


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