With an estimated potential of 20,000 MW, geothermal energy could provide an answer to the continent's energy shortage.
65% of Africa's Land Affected by Degradation; New Approach Essential
New research by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Natural Capital Declaration highlights the critical need to fundamentally strengthen how financial institutions view, address and manage deforestation and degradations risks.
An estimated 55,000 Bornean orangutans remain in the wild, split into three distinct subspecies.
HFCs are used in the air conditioning, refrigeration, foam and aerosol sectors as replacements for many ozone-depleting substances (ODSs)
The Addis Ababa Action Agenda provides a foundation for implementing the global sustainable development agenda
Loss of forest ecosystem services such as water regulation can have adverse impacts on the value added of other sectors such as agriculture, tourism and energy.
New Rules for New Horizons: Reshaping Finance for Sustainability
Icherisheher keeps the lights on and paves way for major emissions cut
Growing Urbanization, Unsustainable Fishing and Resource Extraction among Main Pressures on Ecosystems
Pioneering web intelligence technology for air quality, biodiversity and climate change
Actions by Cities, Companies, and Sectors Could Complement Government Efforts and Save Close to 1.8 GtCO2e by 2020
The new agreement to run through to 2018.
How to Turn Environmental Challenges into opportunities for Sustainable Development?
François Hollande and Christiana Figueres to join subnational and local
leaders in Lyon on 1 & 2 July for main gathering of non-state actors before
China's busiest airports renews cooperation with UNEP.
Better Management of Neglected Sector Would Boost Water Regulation and Biodiversity and Sequester up to 9.8 per cent of Anthropogenic Carbon Emissions