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Pope Francis Calls for Strong Climate Agreement during Visit to UN Environment Programme Headquarters
Pope Francis Calls for Strong Climate Agreement during Visit to UN Environment Programme Headquarters 26/11/2015

Transforming Current Development Models "Political and Economic Obligation", Says Pontiff

His Holiness Pope Francis to Visit UNEP Headquarters in Nairobi and Deliver Key Address
His Holiness Pope Francis to Visit UNEP Headquarters in Nairobi and Deliver Key Address 26/11/2015

His Holiness Pope Francis, as part of his three-day visit to Kenya

Gearing up to Host Climate Conference, France Emerges as Green Finance Leader
Gearing up to Host Climate Conference, France Emerges as Green Finance Leader 23/11/2015

New report identifies key steps in France's strategy to mobilize capital for sustainable growth

Raising the Bar on Corporate Sustainability Reporting to Meet Ecological Challenges Globally
Raising the Bar on Corporate Sustainability Reporting to Meet Ecological Challenges Globally 12/11/2015

A new UNEP Report urges companies to align their sustainability performance and reporting to match expectations of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

INDCS Signal Unprecedented Momentum for Climate Agreement in Paris, But Achieving 2 Degree Objective Contingent upon Enhanced Ambition in Future Years
INDCS Signal Unprecedented Momentum for Climate Agreement in Paris, But Achieving 2 Degree Objective Contingent upon Enhanced Ambition in Future Years 06/11/2015

INDCs Projected to Reduce Emissions in 2030 by up to 6 Gt But Additional 12 Gt Required to Close Gap

Montreal Protocol Parties Devise Way Forward to Protect Climate Ahead of Paris COP21
Montreal Protocol Parties Devise Way Forward to Protect Climate Ahead of Paris COP21 06/11/2015

At the 27th Meeting of Parties to the Montreal Protocol in Dubai

Leading French and International Experts Discuss Financial Innovation for Sustainability in France
Leading French and International Experts Discuss Financial Innovation for Sustainability in France 05/11/2015

UNEP Inquiry's Global Report on the Design of a Sustainable Financial System and Country Report on France discussed in Paris.

Global Response to Climate Change Keeps Door Open to 2 Degree C Temperature Limit
Global Response to Climate Change Keeps Door Open to 2 Degree C Temperature Limit 30/10/2015

New UN Report Synthesizes National Climate Plans from 146 Countries in Advance of Paris

Moroccan City Defies Desertification by Harnessing Solar Power and Treated Wastewater
Moroccan City Defies Desertification by Harnessing Solar Power and Treated Wastewater 23/10/2015

Inhabited by 60,000 people, Ouarzazate is one of Southern Morocco's major tourism hubs. However, its location on a bare plateau in the High Atlas Mountains makes it vulnerable to desertification and desert storms.

Reducing Black Carbon Can Save Lives and Help Combat  Climate Change
Reducing Black Carbon Can Save Lives and Help Combat Climate Change 19/10/2015

Black carbon absorbs solar energy at rates of up to a million times more than carbon dioxide.

Major Banks Launch 'Positive Impact Manifesto' for Transition to Inclusive Green Economy
Major Banks Launch 'Positive Impact Manifesto' for Transition to Inclusive Green Economy 13/10/2015

Banks-members of the UNEP Finance Initiative proposes a 'Roadmap' to establishing a new, impact-based and market driven paradigm.

UNEP Inquiry Shows How to Align Global Finance with Sustainable Development
UNEP Inquiry Shows How to Align Global Finance with Sustainable Development 08/10/2015

The heartland of the global economy, the financial system, can evolve to serve its core purpose of growing and sustaining the real economy.

UNEP Chief Welcomes the Election of  New IPCC Chair
UNEP Chief Welcomes the Election of New IPCC Chair 07/10/2015

IPCC's leadership on climate change is crucial in the run-up to COP21.

Five Inspirational Environmental Leaders Receive Champions of the Earth Award at Close of Sustainable Development Goals Summit
Five Inspirational Environmental Leaders Receive Champions of the Earth Award at Close of Sustainable Development Goals Summit 28/09/2015

Prime Minister of Bangladesh, National Geographic Society, Unilever CEO, Brazilian Cosmetics Firm and South African Anti-Poaching Unit All Lauded

Leaders Commit to Urgent and Coordinated Action to Achieve 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
Leaders Commit to Urgent and Coordinated Action to Achieve 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development 26/09/2015

Representatives of International Organizations Issue Call for Joint Action at Sustainable Development Goals Summit