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Montreal Protocol Parties Discuss Issues Related to the Protection of the Ozone Layer

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Loss of sea ice in Disco Bay, Greenland. Credit: Peter Prokosch, GRID Arendal. Paris/Nairobi, 21 July 2014

Study Highlights New Agricultural Methods and Technologies that can Save Governments Millions and Conserve Vital Natural Resources

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Mette Wilkie, Director, Division of Environmental Policy Implementation (DEPI), UNEP, speaking at the Capac

Governments Fulfil their Commitment: Access and Benefit-Sharing Treaty Receives Required Number of Ratifications to Enter into Force

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Green-Crowned Brilliant Hummingbird, Costa Rica, credit: Peter Prokosch, GRID Arendal Montreal, 14 July 201

Multi-million Dollar Irish Commitment set to Boost Monitoring of World's Freshwater Supplies

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Nairobi 11, July 2014 - The Global Environment Monitoring System for Water (GEMS/Water), an international p

Sustainability Projects Combat Waste, Pollution at Brazil World Cup

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Rio de Janeiro, 10 July 2014 - Municipalities across Brazil have implemented a number of sustainability pro

Sustainable Tourism Thrives in Philippines' Largest Marine Sanctuary

Content by: UN Environmental Programme About 420 kilometers south-west of Manila, in Bacuit Bay, lies the largest marine sanctuary in the Philippi

From Despair to Repair: Dramatic Decline of Caribbean Corals Can Be Reversed

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Gland, Switzerland, 2 July 2014 - With only about one-sixth of the original coral cover left, most Caribbea

New Programme to Strengthen Consumer Information for the Shift to Sustainable Consumption

Content by: UN Environmental Programme New York, 1 July 2014 - A new global programme, launched today, will harness the power of consumers, throug

As World Convenes for First United Nations Environment Assembly, UN and World's Insurers Unite to Tackle Natural Disaster Risk

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High-Level Gender and Environment Forum Urges Wider Recognition of Gender Needs in Post-2015 Development Agenda

Content by: UN Environmental Programme More than 100 women leaders from Government, UN organisations and civil society gathered in Nairobi for the

Ban Ki-moon Eyes New Climate Deal, Rapid Progress on Sustainable Development in Wake of First United Nations Environment Assembly

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Ban Ki-Moon (2nd right) and his wife meet baby lioness Tumaini, copyright AP Photos Sayyid Azim Nairobi, 28

UNEA Roundup Wednesday, 25 June 2014

Content by: UN Environmental Programme Closing ceremony of Environmental Rule of Law Symposium with (from left), Hon. Justice Winston Anderson, Judge

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