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United Nations Environment Programme Feed
‘The power to change begins with you,’ says Ban, urging sustainable choices on Mother Earth Day
Humanity is well aware of the devastating damage and pollution it have wrought on planet Earth, and “even with this knowledge, we have yet to change our ways,” United Nations Secretary-General said today urging people to reset their relationship with nature and every living being it sustains.
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:20:55 EST
Wanted: young speaker to address UN General Assembly session on climate change
Are you or do you know a young person from a developing country with an inspiring story about climate action? If so, the United Nations wants to hear from you.
Tue, 21 Apr 2015 17:42:51 EST
‘Make global goals a global reality’: UN chief urges climate action at Earth Day concert
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has declared 2015 a year for global action on climate, gender and development issues, warning revellers attending the 2015 edition of the Global Citizen Earth Day concert that there is &#8220no Plan B because there is no Planet B.&#8221
Sun, 19 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST
Public, private sectors essential for progress on climate change, says UN chief
United Nations Secretary-General, in his remarks to the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) meeting on climate change in Washington D.C., said that collaboration and bold leadership from both the private and public sectors is needed to progress on climate change at this &#8220enormous opportunity to chart a new path.&#8221
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:30:17 EST
At UN-backed conference, Ban calls for more investment to achieve sustainable energy
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today called on business leaders to expand investment in low-carbon growth and opportunities to advance sustainable energy for all and tackle climate change, in a statement to The Future of Energy Summit 2015, organized by Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:35:41 EST
UN warns of 2050 deadline for dwindling water supplies, urges government action
Although the world’s water supplies are expected to remain sufficient for a global population of nine billion in 2050, continuing overconsumption and the impact of climate change will diminish their availability in many of the planet’s neediest regions, according to a new United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) report.
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST
Vanuatu: UN urges support for Government-led relief efforts one month after Cyclone Pam
The Government of Vanuatu urgently needs funding to continue basic humanitarian relief efforts such as food, safe drinking water and shelter, according to the United Nations humanitarian mission helping the country respond to the effects of Cyclone Pam.
Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST
UN disaster risk chief highlights existential threat facing small island States
The head of the United Nations office dealing with disaster risk mitigation has today underlined her concerns about the future development of Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in the face of extreme weather events.
Sat, 04 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EST
Ban appoints new head of UN Environment Programme’s New York office
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Elliott Harris of Trinidad and Tobago as the new Assistant Secretary-General and head of the United Nations Environment Programme’s (UNEP) New York office, a spokesperson for the Organization announced today.
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:49:55 EST
Deputy UN chief calls for ‘hydro-diplomacy’ as world faces growing water shortages
The international community must gear up for a new era of “hydro-diplomacy” as the threat of water scarcity risks plunging the world into a period of geopolitical tension and stunted development, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson told delegates gathered at the General Assembly today.
Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:44:44 EST