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New Lending and Investment Tool Sets Agricultural Supply Chain on Sustainable Path, Reducing Deforestation Threat New Lending and Investment Tool Sets Agricultural Supply Chain on Sustainable Path, Reducing Deforestation Threat
29/ 07/ 2015
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.
UN Report Warns Borneo's Orangutans Face Severe Threats from Land Cover and Climate Change UN Report Warns Borneo's Orangutans Face Severe Threats from Land Cover and Climate Change
29/ 07/ 2015
An estimated 55,000 Bornean orangutans remain in the wild, split into three distinct subspecies.
UNEP Executive Director Applauds Potential of Addis Ababa Action Agenda to Speed Financing for Development UNEP Executive Director Applauds Potential of Addis Ababa Action Agenda to Speed Financing for Development
16/ 07/ 2015
The Addis Ababa Action Agenda provides a foundation for implementing the global sustainable development agenda
Western Indian Ocean's Pristine Ecosystems, Valued at US $25 Billion Annually, Under Threat Western Indian Ocean's Pristine Ecosystems, Valued at US $25 Billion Annually, Under Threat
23/ 06/ 2015
Growing Urbanization, Unsustainable Fishing and Resource Extraction among Main Pressures on Ecosystems
UNEP and Tongji University Launch a New Guidebook Ahead of Consultations on China's 13th Five Year Plan UNEP and Tongji University Launch a New Guidebook Ahead of Consultations on China's 13th Five Year Plan
10/ 06/ 2015
How to Turn Environmental Challenges into opportunities for Sustainable Development?
UNEP and Xinhua Heads Sign Agreement on Promotion of Environmental Issues UNEP and Xinhua Heads Sign Agreement on Promotion of Environmental Issues
10/ 06/ 2015
The new agreement to run through to 2018.
Coordination of Biodiversity-Related Conventions Given a Boost with the Launch of a New Sourcebook Coordination of Biodiversity-Related Conventions Given a Boost with the Launch of a New Sourcebook
09/ 06/ 2015
The Sourcebook seeks to enhance cooperation between these biodiversity-related conventions.
China Charts a Green Economy Path for the Future as its 13th Five-Year Plan Takes Shape China Charts a Green Economy Path for the Future as its 13th Five-Year Plan Takes Shape
09/ 06/ 2015
At the International Advisory Meeting on Environment and Development for China's 13th Five-Year Plan
Musician and Environmentalist Jack Johnson Designated UNEP Goodwill Ambassador on World Environment Day 2015 Musician and Environmentalist Jack Johnson Designated UNEP Goodwill Ambassador on World Environment Day 2015
05/ 06/ 2015
Jack Johnson is an inspirational artist and committed environmentalist. His millions of fans around the world form part of a unique network that engages with environmental non-profits at each of his tour stops
Swiss Government Calls for an Economy that Respects Planetary  Boundaries Swiss Government Calls for an Economy that Respects Planetary Boundaries
06/ 05/ 2015
Swiss Report Provides Input to UNEP Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System

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