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African Ministers Call for Strong Paris Agreement, Climate Finance Flows

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Image by Kari Nousiainen is licensed under CC BY 2.0Marrakech, 16 April 2015 - Ministers from governments ...

The 2015 World Environment Day Blogging Competition now open

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Image by mkhmarketing is licensed under CC BY 2.0 /altered from original Nairobi, 15 April 2015 - The ...

Address by Ibrahim Thiaw, UNEP Deputy Executive Director at the High Level Side Event of the 13th UN Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Doha, 13 April 2015 Your Excellency, Mr. Sam Kahamba Kutesa, President of the 69th Session of the United ...

The Swiss expedition "Race for Water Odyssey" Reaches New York

Content by: UN Environmental Programme The expedition aims to draw up the first global assessment of plastic pollution in the oceanNew York, 9 ...

Statement by Ibrahim Thiaw, UNEP Deputy Executive Director at the Opening of the ICLEI World Congress 2015

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Seoul Korea, 8 April 2015 Further ResourcesICLEI World Congress 2015Mayor Park, Mr. Van Begin, Mr. ...

Livelihoods Development Critical to Post-Conflict Peacebuilding and Economic Recovery - New Study

Content by: UN Environmental Programme   New catchment management project in the Wadi El Ku, one of the largest seasonal water courses in ...

Eye on Earth Summit in Abu Dhabi to Boost Environmental Information for Decision-makers

Content by: UN Environmental Programme  The Congo River north of Mbandaka, Equateur Province. Abu Dhabi, 1 April 2015 - Over 650 delegates ...

Renewables Re-energized: Green Energy Investments Worldwide Surge 17% to $270 Billion in 2014

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Major expansion of solar installations in China and Japan and record investments in offshore wind projects ...

High-Level Delegates Meet in Nairobi to Set Parameters for Crucial UN Environment Assembly

Content by: UN Environmental Programme UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner (C), UNEA President Dr. Oyun Sanjaasuren (3rd R) and other UNEA ...

Mexico Submits its Climate Action Plan ahead of 2015 Paris Agreement

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Mexico becomes the 32nd party to the UNFCCC to formally submit its INDC. Bonn, 28 March 2015 - Mexico has ...

Countries Get Serious About Wildlife Crime, Pledge Tougher Penalties for Traffickers and Kingpins

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Kenya celebrated the 2015 World Wildlife Day by burning 15 tonnes of illicit ivory. Kasane, 27 March 2015 ...

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 ...

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