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United Nations Environment Programme Feed
UN-backed disaster resilience campaign tops 2,000 participating cities
With the addition of Aguas da Prata, Brazil, two thousand cities worldwide are now enrolled in a United Nations global campaign engaging as many local governments as possible to take on the challenge of integrating disaster risk management into their development processes.
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:44:41 EST
Climate change adaptation can help promote sub-Saharan African livelihoods – UN report
Investing in ways to adapt to climate change will promote the livelihood of 65 per cent of Africans, the United Nations environmental agency reported, warning also that failing to address the phenomenon could reverse decades of development progress on the continent.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:22:13 EST
FEATURE: As climate talks heat up, experts debate if natural gas, fracking will turn ‘brown’ economies ‘green’
The world faces a looming energy problem. There’s not enough of it. It also faces a looming climate change problem. Too much of it. Could natural gas and fracking technology be part of the solution to both challenges?
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:27:08 EST
On first official visit, Ban hails Costa Rica as ‘model’ for development, peace
On his first official visit, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon lauded Costa Rica as a “model country” in sustainable development and protecting human rights.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:46:11 EST
Ban lauds Nicaragua's 'forward-looking' energy policy during day-long visit
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today hailed Nicaragua's “forward-looking” energy policy as he arrived on an official visit to discuss how the United Nations and the Central American nation can work together in promoting peace and sustainable development.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EST
UN agency calls for urgent action to protect global soil from depletion, degradation
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is calling for urgent action to improve the health of the world's limited soil resources to ensure that future generations have enough supplies of food, water and energy.
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:50:17 EST
UN labour agency declares world of work essential to greening the economy
The world does not have to choose between job creation and preserving the environment, the head of the United Nations International Labour Organization (ILO) declared today at the first-ever joint meeting of European Union ministers of the environment and labour.
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:42:10 EST
Ban appoints former Irish President Mary Robinson as special envoy for climate change
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed former Irish President Mary Robinson as his Special Envoy for Climate Change to mobilize political will and action ahead of the climate summit that the United Nations chief will convene in September.
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:49:15 EST
‘Time is not on our side’, says Ban, hailing new report on curbing carbon emissions
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, introducing a new United Nations-backed report outlining pathways major industrial economies can use to cut their carbon emissions by mid-century, called today for broad cooperation and “bold” action or the world will face dangerous and irreversible climate disruption.
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:14:17 EST