President Benigno Aquino III and President Hollande will sign the Manila Call to Action on Climate Change to encourage global support for the climate agreement set to be finalized in Paris later this year.
Nations concluded the Geneva Climate Change Talks by successfully preparing the formal negotiating text for the 2015 agreement.
Once the science establishes the need for action, governments can act both unilaterally and in a more internationally coordinated fashion
Government of India and UNEP agree to strengthen energy efficiency, and emphasized India's leadership role in global efforts for an ambitious, comprehensive and equitable agreement in Paris in 2015, at energy talks in Delhi on Friday.
World Wetlands Day is celebrated every year on 2 February to help raise public awareness about the importance and value of wetlands
Accelerating climate change is a global threat, but for many Small Island Developing States (SIDS) the challenges are more dramatic.
Green light for strategic partnerships and stakeholder engagement,
and adoption of a policy addressing conflict of interest
The report notes that without the Montreal Protocol, runaway ozone depletion would have led to large increases in UV radiation around the world, with major consequences for the risk of skin cancer.
The assessment report projects that atmospheric ODS amounts will continue to decline through the 21st century, assuming continued compliance with the Montreal Protocol