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NEWS: Features 2011

AIBD launches a new World Television Award

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Cooling without warming - How to contribute to the protection of the ozone layer and promote greater climate benefits - AIBD launches a new World Television Award category on Science & Environment in collaboration with UNEP OzonAction. The World Television Award is open to all broadcasters in Asia, Pacific, Europe, Africa, and North America from public, private sector and freelance producers. Closing date: 1 April 2011.

NEW REPORTS

Friday, January 21, 2011

The following new authoritative reports are now available to you from the UNEP Ozone Secretariat website - thanks to the group of world renown scientists and experts involved in the preparation. Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion: 2010, by the Scientific Assessment Panel (SAP); Environmental Effects of Ozone Depletion and Its Interactions with Climate Change: 2010 Assessment, by the Environmental Effects Assessment Panel (EEAP); and Questions and Answers about the Environmental Effects of the Ozone Layer Depletion and Climate Change: 2010 Update, by the EEAP.

Safe Planet Film Festival

Monday, January 24, 2011

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The 14th European Conference on Renewable Energy

Monday, January 24, 2011

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Montreal Protocol Twenty-Second Meeting of the Parties Report

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

The Report of the Twenty-Second Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer held in Bangkok, Thailand from 8-12 November 2010 - Now available in six UN languages from UNEP Ozone Secretariat website (A C E F R S)

Funding to Phase-out HCFCs in 39 Countries to Safeguard the Ozone Layer and Mitigate Climate Change

Friday, April 15, 2011

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Moving Towards Sustainable Agricultue

Friday, April 15, 2011

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From 8-12 May 2011, the Ozone2Climate Technology Road Show

Sunday, May 8, 2011

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Sizzling Temperatures, Air Conditioning and Energy Penalty: Dilemma for the Gulf Countries

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

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Partnership Supported by UNEP Wins Prestigious Harvard Kennedy School 2011 Roy Family Award

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

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8th World Television Award presented during 2011 Asia Media Summit, Hanoi, Vietnam

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Two Asian economic giants join efforts to phase-out use of CFC-based inhalers

Monday, June 6, 2011

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The Path is set for RAC’s New Journey Towards Sustainability

Friday, June 17, 2011

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The African countries are embarking on the ambitious plan to phase out HCFCs

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

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Zambia has ushered in new environmental law
Gambia states that Customs training helped the country
African countries accelerate efforts to phase out HCFCs
African countries embark on HCFC phase out with total support for iPIC

Three awards given to African journalists for their work in the field of the Ozone Layer Protection

Friday, July 1, 2011

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African countries report growing incidences of illegal trade from the Gulf Coast

Friday, July 1, 2011

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African countries embark on HCFC phase out with total support for iPIC

Judges, prosecutors and enforcement experts team up to combat illegal ODS trade

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

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Ratification of Amendments to the Montreal: Angola wins the race despite late start

Friday, July 22, 2011

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Raj Shende retires

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

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Events: 31st Open-ended Working Group of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

IISD Reporting Services
Pre-session documents
Events

NOU Kyrgyzstan has completed the awareness initiative

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Summary report

Under-Reported Greenhouse Gas Statistics? Sketchy Emission Reports Revealed by Swiss Measurements

Saturday, August 20, 2011

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Customs Officers to Receive Training in Ozone Depleting Substances

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

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UN Agency reports first signs of Antarctic ozone depletion this year

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

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South-South cooperation: Indian military officers visit Indonesian Halon Bank

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

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Iran goes CFC-free: First Asia-Pacific country to phase out CFC in the MDI sector

Monday, September 5, 2011

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Realted: UN helps Iran phase out asthma treatments based on ozone-depleting substances

UNEP releases a timely new report on illegal trade in ozone depleting HCFCs

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

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Try the Montreal Protocol Green Economy Quiz

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

In the wider context of UNEP's Green Economy Initiative, OzonAction and the Economy & Trade Branch commissioned a report on the range of economic, social, environmental and institutional co-benefits of 25 years of Montreal Protocol implementation. The key findings will be presented during the roundtable discussion on "Montreal Protocol contribution to Green Economy" during the ministerial conference Environment for Europe in Astana, Kazakhstan, 21-23 September 2011. These lessons learnt have also been reflected in the Montreal Protocol Green Economy Quiz - try and test your knowledge ... and feel free to invite your friends and colleagues to do the same. The quiz:

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The Antarctic Ozone Hole -- From Discovery to Recovery, a Scientific Journey

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Secretary General's Message on the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer

Friday, September 16, 2011

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OzoneDay
UNEP Press Release (16 September 2011): Has the problem of the ozone hole been solved?

China Customs kicks off 'Green Customs' training to combat crimes against nature

Friday, September 23, 2011

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Governments and Experts meet to phase-out ODS in West Asia

Thursday, September 29, 2011

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Bhutan 'Happy' to launch project to protect ozone layer and climate

Friday, September 30, 2011

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Mali: rencontre internationale sur la protection de la couche d'ozone

Monday, October 10, 2011

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Rencontre internationale sur la protection de la couche d'ozone
Environnement : L'Unesco sensibilise
Réseau et Clubs ISESCO : Formation des coordinateurs nationaux des écoles associées
Les experts des clubs Isesco en conclave en Bamako

Capacity-boost for Asia-Pacific governments on ozone and climate protection held in Kathmandu

Thursday, October 13, 2011

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24 Asia-Pacific countries reach Goal ZERO

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

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Chinese artist Yuan Xikun to make giant sculpture of goddess Nuva to promote repair of ozone hole

Friday, October 21, 2011

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Africa's Montreal Protocol compliance hailed

Monday, October 24, 2011

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Machhapuchhre provides setting for Asia-Pacific countries’ summit on ozone and climate issues

Monday, October 24, 2011

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Thematic meeting on HPMP, certification & log-books for accession countries

Thursday, October 27, 2011

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Tipping the Balance towards Climate Protection through the HCFC Phase-Out

Monday, November 7, 2011

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UNEP OzonAction at MOP 23

Saturday, November 19, 2011

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UNEP press release (21 November 2011): 2 Degree Celsius Climate Target at Risk from Ozone-Friendly Replacement Chemicals
UNEP report: HFCs: A Critical Link in Protecting Climate and the Ozone Layer

NOW AVAILABLE! e-Learning module on ODS phase out

Monday, December 5, 2011

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China Launches US$265 million Ozone and Climate Change Project

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

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Job Opening

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

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