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Governments Commit to Significant Funding Increase and Accelerated Action to Achieve Biodiversity Targets and Sustainable Development

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Global Economy to Lose Billions without Action to Stop Ocean Acidification, UN Report Warns

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Historic UN Biodiversity Pact on Genetic Resources and Associated Traditional Knowledge Comes into Effect to Enhance Opportunities for the Equitable ...

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Contributions of Indigenous Peoples to meeting Aichi Targets Spotlighted at Top CBD Meeting

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UNEP Executive Director Launches Carbon Offsetting Application

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First Academy on the Green Economy kicks off in Turin with High-Level Policy Forum

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Great Apes Survival Partnership Chosen to Host Global Primate Congress at UN Headquarters in Kenya in 2018

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UN Report Calls For Bold and Accelerated Global Action to Meet Biodiversity Targets by 2020

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Ocean Experts Call for Greater Local Government Role in Fight Against Marine Waste

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Statement by UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner at the High-level Stock-taking event on the Post-2015 Development Agenda

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Destruction of Carbon-Rich Mangroves Costs up to US$42 billion in Economic Damages Annually - UNEP Report

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Leading Experts and Policymakers Meet to Form Action Plan to Stop Rapid Degradation of Worlds Seas and Oceans

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