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Climate and Clean Air Coalition Marks One Year Anniversary Climate and Clean Air Coalition Marks One Year Anniversary
20/ 02/ 2013
Rapid Growth of Global Initiative to Reduce Health and Climate Impacts of Short-Lived Climate Pollutants
Effects of Human and Wildlife Exposure to Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals Examined in Landmark UN Report Effects of Human and Wildlife Exposure to Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals Examined in Landmark UN Report
19/ 02/ 2013
In addition to chemical exposure, other environmental and non-genetic factors such as age and nutrition could be among the reasons for any observed increases in disease and disorders.
Strengthened Governance and Management Required to Prevent Rush for Resources from Damaging Fragile Arctic Environment, Says UNEP Year Book 2013 Strengthened Governance and Management Required to Prevent Rush for Resources from Damaging Fragile Arctic Environment, Says UNEP Year Book 2013
16/ 02/ 2013
Annual Study of Emerging Environmental Issues Looks at Issues Such As Risks from Chemicals and Spike in Illegal Wildlife Trade, Including Elephant and Rhino Poaching
First Universal Session of UNEP Governing Council to Galvanize New Environmental Era in Support of a Sustainable Century First Universal Session of UNEP Governing Council to Galvanize New Environmental Era in Support of a Sustainable Century
14/ 02/ 2013
40th Anniversary Book Launched Highlighting the Struggles and Successes of UNEP Since 1972
UNEP to Hold Media Roundtable on Key and Emerging Environment Issues at Governing Council UNEP to Hold Media Roundtable on Key and Emerging Environment Issues at Governing Council
06/ 02/ 2013
The Media Roundtable will provide direct interaction between journalists, UN experts, policymakers, scientists, NGOs and others on priority and emerging issues in the global environment.
UNEP team in Nigeria to discuss steps needed to implement Ogoniland Report UNEP team in Nigeria to discuss steps needed to implement Ogoniland Report
05/ 02/ 2013
UNEP also highlighted that due to high rainfall in Ogoniland, any delay in cleaning up oil spills would worsen the current levels of contamination
Asia Pacific Countries Chart Course to Put Brakes on Short-Lived Climate Pollutants Asia Pacific Countries Chart Course to Put Brakes on Short-Lived Climate Pollutants
04/ 02/ 2013
Governments and officials discussed existing measures that can be quickly taken up and integrated into strategies for economic development and environment protection.
Half-Marathon to Celebrate Nairobi as World's 'Environment Capital' Half-Marathon to Celebrate Nairobi as World's 'Environment Capital'
01/ 02/ 2013
Marks First Ever Meeting of Environment Ministers under UNEP Universal Membership
Climate and Clean Air Coalition to Work with Oil and Gas Companies to Reduce Emissions Climate and Clean Air Coalition to Work with Oil and Gas Companies to Reduce Emissions
28/ 01/ 2013
It is estimated that over 8 percent of total worldwide natural gas production is lost annually to venting, leakage, and flaring.
Think, Eat, Save: UNEP, FAO and Partners Launch Global Campaign to Change Culture of Food Waste Think, Eat, Save: UNEP, FAO and Partners Launch Global Campaign to Change Culture of Food Waste
22/ 01/ 2013
Consumers, Food Industry and Government All Have Role to Play in Reducing 1.3 Billion Tonnes of Food Wasted or Lost Each Year

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