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New Study Shows Kenya's Shift to Green Economy Should Generate USD 45 Billion by 2030, Build Climate Resilience and Boost Food Security New Study Shows Kenya's Shift to Green Economy Should Generate USD 45 Billion by 2030, Build Climate Resilience and Boost Food Security
15/ 04/ 2014
The Green Economy Assessment Report: Kenya Shows Positive Returns Projected within Seven to Ten Years.
Governments Review Issues to Top World Environment Agenda Ahead of First-Ever UN Environment Assembly Governments Review Issues to Top World Environment Agenda Ahead of First-Ever UN Environment Assembly
25/ 03/ 2014
Committee of Permanent Representatives to UNEP gather in Nairobi ahead of the first session of the world's preeminent environmental meeting.
Latin American and Caribbean Ministerial Forum Approves Decisions to Advance Sustainable Development in Region Latin American and Caribbean Ministerial Forum Approves Decisions to Advance Sustainable Development in Region
16/ 03/ 2014
Acknowledging the need and opportunities for global-scale leadership by this region for the world´s environment, through the Los Cabos Declaration, the Ministers confirmed the Forum of Ministers of the Environment of Latin America and the Caribbean as one of the most relevant spaces for political and policy dialogue to establish and identify regional priorities.
New UNEP Report Outlines Japan's Experience with Industrial Waste Management New UNEP Report Outlines Japan's Experience with Industrial Waste Management
11/ 03/ 2014
Lessons for Sustainable Development in Rapidly Industrializing Countries Spotlighted
Landmark Agreement Sets in Motion Action to Restore Iraqs Environment as New Study Outlines Magnitude of Deterioration Landmark Agreement Sets in Motion Action to Restore Iraqs Environment as New Study Outlines Magnitude of Deterioration
26/ 01/ 2014
UN Top Environment Chief in First Visit to Iraq Says Implementation of the Agreement will Bolster Environmental Recovery and Peace-building
Tightening vehicle and fuels standards to benefit global health and climate Tightening vehicle and fuels standards to benefit global health and climate
13/ 11/ 2013
Study finds that more stringent standards worldwide could dramatically reduce premature mortality while cutting short-lived climate pollutant emissions as much as 80 percent.
2013 Gap Report Strengthens Case for Wide-Ranging Global Action to Close Emissions Gap 2013 Gap Report Strengthens Case for Wide-Ranging Global Action to Close Emissions Gap
05/ 11/ 2013
Raising Ambition is Key to Keeping Global Temperature Rise below 2° C
Children and Pregnant Mothers in Developing World Face Widespread Exposure to Toxic Lead in Paint Children and Pregnant Mothers in Developing World Face Widespread Exposure to Toxic Lead in Paint
22/ 10/ 2013
Report Released During International Lead Poisoning Prevention Week of Action Says Regulation and Voluntary Action Can Swiftly Lift Health Burden
UN chemical experts recommend phase out of two industrial chemicals, with uses ranging from wood preservation to pest control, due to human health risks UN chemical experts recommend phase out of two industrial chemicals, with uses ranging from wood preservation to pest control, due to human health risks
22/ 10/ 2013
Strengthening scientific synergies among global chemical agreements, Stockholm Convention’s POPs Review Committee held its ninth meeting at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Headquarters in Rome, 14-18 October 2013, and its first joint meeting with the Rotterdam Convention’s Chemical Review Committee on 20 October 2013

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