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…]

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…]

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…]

World Wildlife Day 2017 Focuses on Global Youth

09 January 2017 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva, 19 December 2016: The UN World Wildlife Day will be celebrated on 3 March [Continue Reading…]

Financial Technology Can Assist Sustainable Development

14 December 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Technological innovation is disrupting every aspect of today’s financial system, but it could also break new ground in the [Continue Reading…]

Environmental Crime Threatening Peace and Security

12 December 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Washington DC, USA – More than 80 per cent of countries consider environmental crime a national priority, with the majority [Continue Reading…]

Draft EU Energy Policies to Limit Tree Burning

04 December 2016 | Southern Environmental Law Center News Release

Washington, D.C. – Responding to public pressure and signaling progress in a years-long environmental campaign, the [Continue Reading…]

Germany and California Cooperate on Climate Change

25 November 2016 | The Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety News Release

Meeting at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP22) in Morocco, [Continue Reading…]

Ireland’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions on the Rise

24 November 2016 | Environmental Protection Agency News Release

Environmental Protection Agency figures released today show that Ireland’s greenhouse gas emissions have increased [Continue Reading…]


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