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China's Top Actress Urges Greater Effort to End Illegal Ivory Trade on Visit to Kenya China's Top Actress Urges Greater Effort to End Illegal Ivory Trade on Visit to Kenya
06/ 05/ 2013
On a fact-finding mission to Kenya, film actress Li Bingbing, one of China's most popular celebrities and a rising Hollywood star, has urged greater effort by governments and consumers to combat illegal wildlife trade.
Environmentalist Receives Major Award for Work to Restore Iraq's Marshlands Environmentalist Receives Major Award for Work to Restore Iraq's Marshlands
29/ 04/ 2013
In 2001, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) alerted the international community to the destruction of the marshlands when it released satellite images showing that 90 percent of the ecosystem had been lost.
New Report Highlights Growing Biodiversity Awareness Worldwide New Report Highlights Growing Biodiversity Awareness Worldwide
22/ 04/ 2013
The results not only demonstrate a growing consciousness, they also show that respecting biodiversity provides tremendous opportunities for business around the world
2013 SEED Awards Applications Now Open 2013 SEED Awards Applications Now Open
16/ 04/ 2013
Green Entrepreneurs Can Win Business Support Package
New Study Shows Multi-Trillion Dollar Natural Capital Risk Underlining Urgency of Green Economy Transition New Study Shows Multi-Trillion Dollar Natural Capital Risk Underlining Urgency of Green Economy Transition
15/ 04/ 2013
The report shows that the scale and variation in impacts provide opportunities for companies and their investors to differentiate themselves by optimizing their supply chains and investment strategies.
Major Chinese Company Signs on as Strategic Partner in UN's Flagship Environment Award Major Chinese Company Signs on as Strategic Partner in UN's Flagship Environment Award
15/ 04/ 2013
The company has invested in environmental scholarships for young university students, organized clean-up operations and, in 2005, donated 2,000 tonnes of purifying tablets to clean up sections of a polluted river in Guangdong Beijiang.
Reducing Air Pollution, Chemical Coolants Can Quickly Cut Sea-Level Rise Reducing Air Pollution, Chemical Coolants Can Quickly Cut Sea-Level Rise
14/ 04/ 2013
The damage from rising seas and higher storm surges is one of the most visible and costly effects of climate change.
UNEP Portrait of Kenyan Forest Activist among Winners of First International Forest Photograph Contest UNEP Portrait of Kenyan Forest Activist among Winners of First International Forest Photograph Contest
11/ 04/ 2013
The awards were presented as 197 member States met at the tenth session of the United Nations Forum on Forests in Istanbul.
Good Governance of Natural Resources is Vital for Peace and Economic Development in Darfur: UNEP study Good Governance of Natural Resources is Vital for Peace and Economic Development in Darfur: UNEP study
05/ 04/ 2013
The report looks at the importance of equitable and participatory environmental governance in Sudan, and how other countries across Africa have tried to reduce tension over the environment and improve the management of land, water, forests and other resources.
UN Calls for Accelerated Action with 1,000 Days to Go on Millennium Development Goals UN Calls for Accelerated Action with 1,000 Days to Go on Millennium Development Goals
04/ 04/ 2013
People around the world invited to join in boosting momentum for most successful global anti-poverty push in history

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