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Greenhouse Gas Emissions Gap Widening as Nations Head to Crucial Climate Talks in Doha
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Gap Widening as Nations Head to Crucial Climate Talks in Doha 21/11/2012

Keeping Average Global Temperature Rise to Below 2°C Still Achievable, with Potentially Big Cuts Possible from Buildings, Transportation and Avoided Deforestation - But Time Running Out

Risks to Sovereign Bonds Posed by Overuse of Natural Resources Need Greater Attention, says New Report
Risks to Sovereign Bonds Posed by Overuse of Natural Resources Need Greater Attention, says New Report 19/11/2012

Natural Resource Risk Profiles Calculated for Five Pilot Countries

Swedish Duo Win First Place in Climate and Clean Air Coalition Film Contest
Swedish Duo Win First Place in Climate and Clean Air Coalition Film Contest 09/11/2012

Wallace and Gromit-Style Video Spells Out Urgency to Act on Soot to Methane

New Constitution, Public Opinion Give Kenya Unique Opportunity to Reverse Deforestation that Costs Economy US$70 Million Each Year
New Constitution, Public Opinion Give Kenya Unique Opportunity to Reverse Deforestation that Costs Economy US$70 Million Each Year 07/11/2012

Natural Capital Can Serve as Vibrant Engine for Sustainable Growth, Say Delegates at National Dialogue on Water Towers, Forests and Green Economy

Deforestation Costing Kenyan Economy Millions of Dollars Each Year and Increasing Water Shortage Risk
Deforestation Costing Kenyan Economy Millions of Dollars Each Year and Increasing Water Shortage Risk 05/11/2012

Services from Kenya's Water Towers Underpin Many Sectors of Economy

Colombian Government, U.N. Environment Program Host Conference to Tackle Climate Change and Air Pollution
Colombian Government, U.N. Environment Program Host Conference to Tackle Climate Change and Air Pollution 02/11/2012

21 countries meet in Bogota to chart a course for tackling 'short-lived climate pollutants'(SLCPs) across Latin America and the Caribbean

New UN Collaborating Centre for Energy Efficient Lighting Opens in Beijing
New UN Collaborating Centre for Energy Efficient Lighting Opens in Beijing 31/10/2012

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

Afghanistan, UNEP Launch USD $6 Million Initiative to Help Communities Adapt to Effects of Climate Change
Afghanistan, UNEP Launch USD $6 Million Initiative to Help Communities Adapt to Effects of Climate Change 11/10/2012

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...

UNEP Sustainable Transport Campaign Rewards Participants
UNEP Sustainable Transport Campaign Rewards Participants 14/09/2012

Bus, Train, Metro and Carpooling Companies are offering free tickets to the most active virtual travellers.

Most Widely Ratified Treaty in UN History Marks 25th Anniversary
Most Widely Ratified Treaty in UN History Marks 25th Anniversary 14/09/2012

The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer Celebrates: Universal Membership Phase-out of 98% of ozone depleting substances Close to 135 gigatonnes in CO2 emission savings Benefits for human health and the environment

Loans Worth more than US $3 million Approved under Clean Development Mechanism Scheme
Loans Worth more than US $3 million Approved under Clean Development Mechanism Scheme 12/09/2012

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.

New Initiative to Reduce Time-to-Market for Carbon Market Projects in Southern Africa
New Initiative to Reduce Time-to-Market for Carbon Market Projects in Southern Africa 17/08/2012

UNEP-Facilitated Standardized Baseline Expected to Boost Access to Climate-Friendly Investment