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UN Environment 8h
New report says: if nations meet their greenhouse gas reduction targets under the Paris agreement, changes in the Arctic will stabilize to a new normal some time around 2040. Read more:
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UN Environment 11h
is the greatest threat facing our planet. The leaders of the world’s great cities recognize that fact and are taking urgent action & partnering with -
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UN Environment 13h
India's air pollution crisis causes runners to run half marathon with face masks because of the toxic smog> Take action for your city here:
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UN Environment 15h
Energy efficiency programmes reduce carbon emissions & air pollution, for the benefit of human health and well-being. Use of solar LED lanterns in place of kerosene and candles, would displace 90 Mt of CO2 emissions and reduce indoor air pollution. BreatheLife
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UN Environment 17h
Indigenous communities in Peru have taken the lead in making polluters pay for contamination in their ancestral lands. Find out how here:
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UN Environment Nov 20
Tackling pollution is essential for meeting poverty objectives - 's Andrew Farmer:
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UN Environment Nov 20
the averted greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to more than 135 billion tonnes of CO2 from 1990 to 2010? Learn more and become an :
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UN Environment Nov 20
The ozone layer is healing, and is likely to recover in several decades. But that is only part of the 's impact. More from Mario Molina and
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UN Environment Nov 20
Study finds marine life from the deepest parts of the ocean are affected by plastic pollution. Read:
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UN Environment Nov 20
Analysts say because the causes and consequences of air pollution are not limited to a single nation state, it is time for cooperation between India and Pakistan to address the issue. Read more:
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UN Environment Nov 20
CLOSING TODAY: The marine plastics innovation challenge entry window. Share your idea to help us win the fight for :
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UN Environment Nov 19
Small micro-organisms in ’s Lake Bogoria have big potential benefits.
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UN Environment Nov 19
To protect its people & economies from & other environmental shocks, ASEAN region needs to increase green investment. USD 3 trillion required between 2016 and 2030.
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UN Environment Nov 19
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Thank you to everyone who took part in the quiz - the correct answer is 90 countries.
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UN Environment Nov 19
Every part of the planet and every person is affected by pollution. Solutions are within our grasp, but require new policies, enhanced public and private sector leadership at all levels. Find out how we can to live on a clean planet here:
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Sudarsan Pattnaik Nov 15
We should understand the threat of . We must plant more trees to save our earth to . My SandArt on .
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UN Environment Nov 19
Every minute, 1 Millon plastic bottles are bought around the world. To protect marine life, we must beat plastic pollution. Find out how bottle deposits can help us and clean up our planet>
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Afroz Shah Nov 18
Week 109 cleanup begins . The beach getting cleaner and cleaner .The ocean breathing better and better. Spending few hours with nature helps to connect .Few tiny steps and a clean ocean and a clean environment. Let's do our bit. .
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UN Environment Nov 18
These are the benefits of healthy soils. We need to keep our land & soil pollution-free to protect our 🌍's precious ecosystems. It's time to :
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UN Environment Nov 18
A global transition to energy-efficient and climate-friendly appliances will make it possible for citizens around the world to keep cool without heating up the planet. Read more:
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