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United Nations Environment Programme Feed
Paris Agreement &#39decisive turning point&#39 on climate change, says new UN senior adviser
Less than two months after 196 parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) adopted the Paris Agreement, the global community is already seeing signs of it being a decisive turning point, according to a senior UN official dealing with climate issues.
Fri, 29 Jan 2016 17:50:19 EST
Global investors must play full role in shifting world to clean energy, says UN chief
More than 500 global investors gathered at United Nations Headquarters in New York today to mobilize the trillions of dollars needed to move the world onto the path of clean energy, with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon challenging them to, at a minimum, double clean energy investments to $660 billion by 2020.
Wed, 27 Jan 2016 12:57:46 EST
Livestock biodiversity must be preserved as vital tool against climate change – UN agency
The genetic diversity of livestock can play a vital role in feeding the world in the face of hotter weather and the other effects of climate change, yet many valuable breeds continue to be at risk, the United Nations agricultural agency warned today, calling for stronger global efforts to safeguard the existing gene pool.
Wed, 27 Jan 2016 12:00:56 EST
As food emergency intensifies in drought-hit Ethiopia, UN appeals for more resources
Despite the well-coordinated response already under way to offset the impacts of an El Niño-induced drought in Ethiopia, the United Nations humanitarian wing has warned that the scale of the developing emergency exceeds resources and that more funding is urgently needed to ensure food distribution and child protection amid ongoing malnutrition and water shortages.
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 12:22:37 EST
‘2015 is hottest year on record’ – UN weather agency
The global average surface temperature in 2015 broke all previous records by a strikingly wide margin, according to the United Nations World Meteorological Organization (WMO), which announced today that for the first time on record, temperatures were about 1 degree Celsius above the pre-industrial era.
Mon, 25 Jan 2016 14:08:02 EST
El Niño threatens at least 60 million people in high-risk developing countries – UN agency
The United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) and its partners announced today they predict a major global increase in health consequences of emergencies this year due to El Niño.
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 08:58:54 EST
Sustainable energy can ‘save millions of lives,’ Ban tells summit in Abu Dhabi
Millions of lives can be saved by ensuring access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today stressed at the World Future Energy Summit taking place in the United Arab Emirates.
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 11:41:06 EST
&#39Renewable energy is limitless and will last forever,&#39 says Ban at global debate
Everyone involved in energy—governments, the private sector, investors and financial institutions, cities, and people everywhere&#8211has understood that we can no longer burn our way to global prosperity, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon declared today at a debate hosted by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Financial Times.
Sun, 17 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EST
Ban calls on global community to stand with Haiti on eve of 6th anniversary of earthquake
As the United Nations prepares to mark the sixth anniversary of the devastating earthquake in Haiti and pay tribute to the more than 200,000 victims who perished, including 102 UN personnel, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today called on the international community to “stand with Haiti” as it moves forward to rebuild.
Mon, 11 Jan 2016 14:06:52 EST
Australian national takes the helm as new UN disaster risk reduction chief
Following his appointment by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Robert Glasser, an experienced leader and thinker on development issues, took up his new role this week as head of the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR).
Fri, 08 Jan 2016 13:40:30 EST