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Elephant poaching rates virtually unchanged in 2014

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Poaching trends remain far too high and at a level that cannot be sustained. - CITES Geneva/Kasane, 23 ...

Message from Achim Steiner on the International Day of Forests

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Forest conservation can bring multiple green economy benefits. Photo: Markus Renner-Robert Harding ...

Green Finance is a Growing Focus for China

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Latest Green Finance is a Growing Focus for China 20/03/2015 00:00:00 Ahead of World Water Day, UN Calls ...

Cyclone-hit Vanuatu Facing Severe Water and Food Shortages

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Tropical Cyclone Pam damage is seen in Port Vila, capital of Vanuatu. Photo: UNICEF East Asia and Pacific ...

Vienna Convention Celebrates Three Decades of Successful Science-Based Global Action to Protect the Ozone Layer

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Latest Ahead of World Water Day, UN Calls for Better Management of Water Resources 20/03/2015 00:00:00 ...

World Conference Adopts New International Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction After Marathon Negotiations

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Latest World Conference Adopts New International Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction After Marathon ...

UNDP/UNEP Launch New Capacity Development Programme for Climate Change Negotiators from Least Developed Countries

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Photo: ICRAF "We are now building the climate regime for the future. Our ability to protect the most ...

Achim Steiner and Heads of UN Agencies in Nairobi Sign Up for HeForShe Campaign

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Achim Steiner signed up to the HeforShe campaignNairobi, 16 March 2015 - The UN HeForShe campaign - that ...

Countries turn to Ecosystems to Reduce Risk Amid Concerns over More Disasters

Content by: UN Environmental Programme With 95% of disasters linked to water-related hazards, it is possible to reduce disaster risks by managing ...

UN Heads Call for Collective Action to Tackle Disaster Risk in Sendai

Content by: UN Environmental Programme 14 March 2015,The UN Secretary General BAN-Ki Moon opened the Third World Conference on Disaster Risk ...

Top Insurers Call for Urgent Action to Reduce Risk from Natural Disasters, Highlight US $190 Billion Annual Losses and Threat to Lives and Livelihoods

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Latest Top Insurers Call for Urgent Action to Reduce Risk from Natural Disasters, Highlight US $190 Billion ...

UNEP Head Backs German Drive for G7 Resource Efficiency Alliance

Content by: UN Environmental Programme UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner and Germany’s Federal Minister for the Environment, Nature ...

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