21 countries meet in Bogota to chart a course for tackling 'short-lived climate pollutants'(SLCPs) across Latin America and the Caribbean
With Major Economic and Climate Change Benefits
Projects Spanning Africa, the Middle East, Latin America & South Pacific
Build Capacity and Boost Rapid Deployment of Energy Efficient Technologies
Bamyan, Afghanistan, 11 October 2012 - The Government of Afghanistan, through its National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA), has launched a USD $6 million climate change initiative, the first of its kind...
Bus, Train, Metro and Carpooling Companies are offering free tickets to the most active virtual travellers.
The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer Celebrates:
Phase-out of 98% of ozone depleting substances
Close to 135 gigatonnes in CO2 emission savings
Benefits for human health and the environment
A newly launched loan scheme aimed at increasing the number of Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) projects in developing countries has authorized the funding of more than USD $3 million towards 23 CDM projects.
UNEP-Facilitated Standardized Baseline Expected to Boost Access to Climate-Friendly Investment
Dr. Naoko Ishii has succeeded Monique Barbut as CEO and Chairperson of the Global Environment Facility.
Civil society, Private sector and Government leaders named to 26-member advisory Panel
Dozens of groups join new platform to promote sustainable development of river basin.
Progress Towards Fast Cuts in Emissions from Oil and Gas Industry to Brick Kilns Spotlighted at Working Group Meeting
13-Year-old Diana Park of the USA Awarded First Prize from over 630,000 Entries