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United Nations Environment Programme Feed
Long-term food production must factor in potential impacts of climate change - UN official
Countries need to shift to more sustainable food systems to adapt to the effects of climate change, the Director-General of the United Nations Food and Drug Organization (FAO) José Graziano da Silva told a conference in Morocco today, warning that the phenomenon has the potential to reshape the planet's food production scenario.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:52:05 EST
On Mother Earth Day, UN urges protecting planet from 'heavy hand of humankind'
On International Mother Earth Day, the United Nations is urging greater efforts to promote sustainable development and use of renewable energy sources, with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appealing for worldwide changes in attitude and practice to curb the negative impact of human activity on the planet.
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:22:14 EST
Ahead of Sendai conference, Ban pushes for 2015 global agreement on disaster risk
Disaster risk reduction and climate change are closely linked, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today stressed, reiterating to the world community his key priorities through the next year as preparations continue for the 2015 world conference on reducing risk from natural disasters.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:51:05 EST
&#39High speed mitigation train needs to leave the station,&#39 concludes long-awaited UN climate report
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomed the findings of a long-awaited United Nations report on the mitigation of climate change released earlier today in Berlin and urged all countries &#8220to act swiftly and boldly&#8221 to reach a &#8220global, ambitious and legal [climate] agreement in 2015.&#8221
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST
Agriculture's greenhouse gas emissions on the rise, warns UN agency
From farming to forestry and fisheries, agriculture greenhouse emissions have nearly doubled over the past 50 years and may increase by another 30 per cent by 2050, according to new estimates out today from the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO).
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:18:50 EST
In Washington, Ban urges world leaders to work towards climate action
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon attended today the Climate Leaders' Summit in Washington, D.C., recalling the importance of keeping global warming as a top concern in the development agenda, and urging Governments to reach a universal legal climate deal by the end of the year.
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:13:06 EST
Ban applauds Prague's climate change preparedness
During his official visit in the Czech Republic's capital, United Nations Secretary-General congratulated the city of Prague for its new protection system against floods, which involves mobile barriers to prevent the Vltava River from inundating the streets.
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 18:07:30 EST
In Prague address, Ban highlights 'crossroads moment' in shaping better future for all
From reducing poverty and hunger to addressing climate change, the world faces big challenges that cannot be tackled alone, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today, highlighting the importance of shared global responsibility in an address to students in the Czech Republic.
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 12:22:38 EST
In Brussels, Ban says 'much heavy lifting' required by all to curb impacts of climate change
From the tropics to the poles, from small islands to large continents, and from the poorest countries to the wealthiest, the ominous signs of climate change are profoundly visible, said United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today, calling for transformative collective action to tackle the phenomenon now - on all fronts- before it is too late.
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 13:53:45 EST
Ban praises small islands' commitment to address climate change
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today praised the commitment by small islands in the Pacific to low-carbon development and urged them to continue their ambitious efforts to combat climate change and spur other nations to come to a binding agreement on this issue next year.
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:07:10 EST