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UNEP Releases Full Version of Emissions Gap Report
UNEP Releases Full Version of Emissions Gap Report 04/12/2015

The full Emissions Gap Report can be downloaded from UNEP Live.

Significant Efforts to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions Across UN - New Report
Significant Efforts to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions Across UN - New Report 04/12/2015

The report details the emissions from 65 United Nations organizations, covering over 250,000 personnel around the world.

Children Will Bear the Brunt of Climate Change: UNICEF
Children Will Bear the Brunt of Climate Change: UNICEF 04/12/2015

More than half a billion children live in areas with extremely high flood occurrence, 160 million live in high drought severity areas

'Whole System' Approach Needed to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Experts Say at Climate Meeting
'Whole System' Approach Needed to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Experts Say at Climate Meeting 30/11/2015

Appropriate Management of Natural Resources at Centre of Solutions to Climate Change, Says International Resource Panel

"The Eyes of the World are on Paris"
"The Eyes of the World are on Paris" 30/11/2015

COP21 Opening Ceremony

Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition Overseeing Decarbonization of $230bn Assets under Management, Far above Target
Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition Overseeing Decarbonization of $230bn Assets under Management, Far above Target 27/11/2015

UK, Dutch and French Investment Firms Join Coalition Ahead of COP21, with More to Follow

Low Carbon Transport Transition Can Shave 13 Billion Tonnes off India's CO2 Emissions by 2050
Low Carbon Transport Transition Can Shave 13 Billion Tonnes off India's CO2 Emissions by 2050 27/11/2015

The Promoting Low Carbon Transport in India project concluded today with a workshop held as part of the 8th Urban Mobility India conference in New Delhi.

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.