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Ban calls for concerted global action to save world's oceans from pollution, acidification

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On World Wildlife Day UN Implores Urgent Action to End Poaching Crisis

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Launch of the Food, Energy, Environment and Water (FE²W) Network

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2nd season of UN Habitat's 'Global Urban Lectures' out now!

1st WHO global report on drowning reveals it is among the 10 leading causes of death for children and young people in every region

On World Wildlife Day UN Implores Urgent Action to End Poaching Crisis

Leaders Call for Global Action to Reduce Transport's Climate Footprint

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Kenya Wildlife Services Director General, Kitili Mbathi poses in front of a huge pile of

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For World Food Day (16 October), the UN agencies focus on the need to ensure that children have enough to eat, and address the factors that make food ...

Malala Yousafzai,UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Amy Robach

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A total of almost 80% of the world's fisheries are fully- to over-

2014 Revision of the World Urbanization Prospects

At Davos Forum, Ban seeks business help to fight gender inequality, climate change, hunger


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September 21 - Play nicely everyone, it's International Day of Peace! Any peaceful initiatives out there?

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Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and President Obama at UN Headquarters at the Leaders' Summit to Counter ISIL and Violent Extremism, September 2015 ...

In the lead-up to Rio+20, the UN launched a campaign to invite people everywhere to engage in a global conversation about the future they want and to share ...

According to a new report from UN Environment, there is a surging momentum in global efforts to address plastic pollution, but calls for more concerted and ...

Local Jehovah's Witnesses join global letter writing campaign

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A new report has highlighted plastic pollution as one of the biggest threats facing the oceans

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UNIDO allocates low-interest loan to energy efficiency projects in Iran

Members of the green businesses association UnternehmensGrün celebrate their partnership

Terracing lands helps to reduce soil erosion and run-off, thereby improving farmers'

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First-ever Global Conference on Sustainable Transport: What is at stake?


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Had he won, it's possible that Bernie could have combined his focus on jobs and climate and infrastructure into some kind of overarching effort that really ...

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In fight against hunger, UN launches initiative targeting threat of desertification

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SRSG welcomes the ratification by Italy of the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a Communications Procedure

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Environmental activists march towards a Roman Catholic church

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India sets the pace in the global race to beat plastic pollution

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Projected Changes in Ocean Chemistry from Historical Record


At the recent Climate Action 2016 Summit, several key stakeholders joined the World Bank Group in a call for global and more concerted action to address the ...

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Far greater effort needed to eradicate extreme poverty in world's poorest nations – UN report

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... opponent of climate action) fought to block FDR's Lend-Lease program to help the imperiled British. “American businessmen oppose American involvement in ...

A treaty that inspires Global Action - On the 25th anniversary of the Montreal Protocol, the World Bank and the US EPA come together to celebrate its ...

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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is greeted by Pascal Lamy, Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO). UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu address the press in

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To understand why that is, there's another important statistic: The US has by far the highest number of privately owned guns in the world.


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... Nathan Brown, Monica Marks, Radwan Masmoudi, etc.) that looks at the Egypt vs. Tunisia question post-Arab Spring. With chapter titles like "The roots of ...


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The city's footprint grew to 6.7 global hectares (gha) per person this year from 5.4 gha in 2014, when we would have needed three Planet Earths if everyone ...

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