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…]

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…]

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…]

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…]

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…]

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…]

Amazon Deforestation on the Rise (Again)

06 December 2016 | Greenpeace International News Release

São Paulo – Amazon deforestation increased 29 percent from the numbers released for last year, according to data [Continue Reading…]


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