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The Kyoto protocol, the clean development mechanism and the building and construction sector

This submission functions as a place holder for texts to be developed under the Copenhagen Agreement in relation to the building sector. It is directly aligned with the draft Call for Action and esse...

Published in: 2008

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Environment in print 2008

The UNEP 2009 catalogue lists some recent tittles. Many are available online on the www.unep.org/publications website and hard copies can be ordered through UNEP's on-line bookstore: www.earthprint.c...

Published in: 2008

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Vital Water Graphics

This report, which is the 2008 updated version of the one published in 2002, has also greatly benefited from inputs and research provided by the international French language newspaper "Le Monde dipl...

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Green Jobs: Towards Sustainable Work in a Low-Carbon World

The following report, produced by Worldwatch Institute (September 2008), has compiled evidence of green jobs available currently and how a ‘green’ economy could create and transform jobs in the futur...

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Our Planet:Living Legacy - The future of forests

The United Nations Environment Programme's flagship magazine for environmentally sustainable development.

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Environment Outlook in the Amazonia - GEO Amazonia

Over a decade, UNEP has carried our a series of integrated environmental assessments, called GEO, aimed at providing comprehensive, scientifically credible, and policy-relevant assessments on the int...

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Global Trends in Sustainable Energy Investment 2008-Analysis of Trends and Issues in the Financing of Renewable Energy and
Energy Efficiency

This report presents the financial perspective, or ‘dollar view’, of the current state of play in sustainable energy development. The analysis in this report consists of actual data on the different ...

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Togu and the Trees of Life

Children's environmental awareness booklet on forests with its fauna and flora. This publication is aimed at sensitizing children to the importance of forests and the need to conserve them and also p...

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Africa : Atlas of Our Changing Environment

This Atlas underscores the importance of developing, harnessing and sharing technologies that help provide deeper understanding of the dynamics of the changes. The words and pictures within these pag...

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