2017: Record Breaking Extreme Weather

07 November 2017 | World Meteorological Organization News Release 6 November 2017 (WMO) - It is very likely that 2017 will be one of the three hottest years on record, with many high-impact … [Read more...]

EU Expects Progress on Paris Agreement in Bonn

07 November 2017 | European Commission News Release Brussels, 6 November 2017 - The EU expects this year's UN climate conference (COP23) to reaffirm once again the international … [Read more...]

Greenhouse Gas Concentrations Surge to New Record

03 November 2017 | World Meteorological Organization News Release Concentrations of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere surged at a record-breaking speed in 2016 to the highest level in … [Read more...]

Scientists Join Forces on Sustainable Development

01 November 2017 | World Meteorological Organization News Release Progress and challenges in improving maritime safety and services, strengthening environmental protection and expanding … [Read more...]

New Campaign to Protect All Life on Earth

15 September 2017 | UN Environment News Release In honour of the 30th anniversary of the landmark Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, the Ozone … [Read more...]

Upskilling Next Generation of Climate Leaders

21 August 2017 | Climate-KIC News Release BRUSSELS, Belgium. 10 August 2017 - Together with the European Union’s Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG … [Read more...]

Young Champions of the Earth Regional Finalists

20 August 2017 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release The United Nations Environment Programme announced a shortlist of regional finalists for the Young Champions … [Read more...]

Old Trees Accumulate Large Quantities of Carbon

19 August 2017 | Universität Hamburg News Release Even old trees absorb large amounts of carbon, removing CO2 (carbon dioxide) from the atmosphere. This was recently … [Read more...]

Insurance Supervisors Support Climate Disclosure

03 August 2017 | UN Environment News Release The Sustainable Insurance Forum (SIF) – a global network of insurance supervisors and regulators working together to … [Read more...]

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...]


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