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United Nations Environment Programme Feed
Governments, businesses must integrate biodiversity into their practices to halt degradation, UN conference hears
The UN Biodiversity Conference today opened in Cancun, Mexico, with a call to governments and businesses to integrate biodiversity into their practices if countries are to halt further environmental degradation and ensure the well-being and prosperity of future generations.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:32:14 EST
Already overstretched, aid agencies in Somalia need more resources to tackle severe drought – UN
The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator for Somalia, Peter de Clercq, appealed today for an urgent scale-up in humanitarian assistance, with relief agencies already overstretched as the country faces severe drought conditions, including food and water shortages.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:56:54 EST
On eve of major UN conference, alarms raised that efforts to halt biodiversity loss are lagging
Time is running out to stop the global decline in biodiversity and protect ecosystems that are essential for the livelihoods and well-being of billions of people, the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity warned today, as more than 190 countries prepare to meet on this issue in Cancun, Mexico.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:09:32 EST
UN launches new strategy to minimize environmental footprint of its peace operations
Underscoring the importance of environmental protection and management in the work of peacekeeping missions, the United Nations Department of Field Support (DFS) today launched a new strategy to maximize its peace operations&#39 efficiency in the use of natural resources, and to minimize their risk to people, societies and ecosystems.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EST
Nicaragua’s ‘Dry Corridor’ to benefit from UN-backed sustainable agriculture project
About 30,000 families in 58 municipalities in Nicaragua’s ‘Dry Corridor,’ the area of the country most affected by droughts and climate change, are expected to benefit from a financial agreement between the United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Nicaragua to boost sustainable agricultural production.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:40:07 EST
&#39The answer to global transportation challenges is not less transport &#8211 it is sustainable transport&#39 &#8211 UN chief
Opening the first-ever Global Sustainable Transport Conference, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told delegations gathered in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, that the world has the resolve, commitment, imagination and creativity &#8220to transform our transport systems in a sustainable manner that will improve human wellbeing, enhance social progress and protect our planet.&#8221
Sat, 26 Nov 2016 00:00:00 EST
Water resources ‘a reason for cooperation, not conflict,’ Ban tells Security Council
Noting that three quarters of UN Member States share rivers or lake basins with their neighbours, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today highlighted the value of water resources as a reason for cooperation, not conflict.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:41:46 EST
MARRAKECH: Countries at UN conference pledge to press ahead with implementation of Paris Agreement
As they wrapped up their work today in Marrakech, Morocco, countries gathered at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 22), pledged on Friday to move forward on the implementation of the Paris Agreement, which entered into force two weeks ago.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:45:38 EST
MARRAKECH: ‘We strive to lead,’ climate-vulnerable countries declare, pledging robust action on Paris accord
At the United Nations Climate Conference under way in Marrakech, Morocco, known as ‘COP 22,’ more than 45 of the world’s countries that are most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change pledged today to pursue robust action towards implementation of the landmark Paris Agreement.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 11:51:45 EST
New UN initiative aims to save lives and cut climate change by protecting peatlands
A new global initiative was launched today at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 22) under way in Marrakech, aims to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions and save thousands of live by protecting peatlands – the largest terrestrial organic soil carbon stock.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 15:51:32 EST