UNDPI.org

NGO information exchange

Tuesday
Jul 17th
 
Home arrow UN news arrow Environment, Shelter
Environment, Shelter
Bonn: UN climate conference to maintain ambition one year after Paris accord’s entry into force
User Rating: / 0
Thursday, 02 November 2017
Bonn: UN climate conference to maintain ambition one year after Paris accord’s entry into force
One year after the entry into force of the Paris Agreement on climate change, the Bonn Conference, which opens on 6 November in Germany, will be an opportunity for nations around the world to show their ambition for climate action and their determination to keep their promises.Read Full Article ...
 
Global shift to clean, affordable energy critical to attaining Global Goals – UN officials
User Rating: / 0
Tuesday, 31 October 2017
Global shift to clean, affordable energy critical to attaining Global Goals – UN officials
To tackle the double challenge of energy poverty and climate change – producing clean, affordable energy at a pace that will meet rising demand without environ...
 
UN sees 'worrying' gap between Paris climate pledges and emissions cuts needed
User Rating: / 0
Monday, 30 October 2017
UN sees 'worrying' gap between Paris climate pledges and emissions cuts needed
Pledges made under the Paris Agreement are only a third of what is required by 2030 to avoid the worst impacts of climate change, pointing to the urgent need t...
 
Carbon dioxide levels surge to new high in 2016, UN weather agency reports
User Rating: / 0
Sunday, 29 October 2017
Carbon dioxide levels surge to new high in 2016, UN weather agency reports
Levels of carbon dioxide (C02) surged at “record-breaking speed” to new highs in 2016, the United Nations weather agency announced on Monday.Read Ful...
 
Wildlife conservation, sustainable development in spotlight at UN-backed conference
User Rating: / 0
Sunday, 22 October 2017
Wildlife conservation, sustainable development in spotlight at UN-backed conference
Unless the international community integrates wildlife conservation with sustainable development, it will not be able to protect the remaining animal species o...
 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>

Results 31 - 35 of 1864

Poll

How often do you receive first hand information about the UN from your radio & TV stations?
 

Crisis watch

  • Dura aterragem na Venezuela
    A Venezuela está à beira do precipício. A ação concertada ainda pode evitar a sua queda. Mas quanto mais se atrase, mais venezuelanos morrerão por falta de medicamentos, pela má nutrição ou pela violência.
  • South China Sea Ruling Sweeps Away Diplomatic Ambiguities
    Tuesday?s ruling by the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea has bought a little clarity to the problems in the South China Sea, but it has not made solving the underlying problems significantly...
  • China Hardens Position on South China Sea
    China has taken a leap towards clarifying its claims in the South China Sea, but in a direction that could intensify frictions.
  • Erdo?an?s Pyrrhic victory
    Paradoxes have always abounded in the relationship between the Turkish military and the country?s politicians. Turkey?s armed forces ? or factions within them ? have justified their repeated interventions in politics with claims that they...
  • Venezuela?s hard landing
    Venezuela is on the edge of the precipice. Concerted action may yet pull it back. But the longer it is delayed, the more Venezuelans will die from lack of medicines, malnutrition or violence.