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Inger Andersen
Executive Director Under-Secretary-General
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Inger Andersen 19h
The calls on all of us – governments, businesses and individuals to reduce our carbon footprint. Great news from aiming to go carbon negative by 2030 and to accelerate innovation in carbon reduction & removal technologies.
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Inger Andersen 21h
Delighted to join the Board of because circularity has a big role to play in shaping a world where nature and people thrive together.
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Inger Andersen Jan 16
from paints a worrying picture. Global GDP is growing, but is our 🌍 getting better? Critical to invest in education, renewable energy and resilient infrastructure to improve people's lives. ➡️
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Inger Andersen Jan 16
One-third of the world's population lives in regions of extremely high water stress and this is only likely to rise. But there are many simple ways we can and make every drop count.
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Inger Andersen Jan 15
Very important discussions underway in the UK. Critical to stem the loss of biodiversity and this as much an economic issue as any other.
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Inger Andersen Jan 15
Just-released: Global Risks Report 2020: Top risks are dominated by climate concerns including: ❌ Extreme weather ❌ Climate action failure ❌ Natural disasters ❌ Biodiversity loss ❌ Human-made env. disaster Short-termism is no longer an option.
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Inger Andersen Jan 15
Pleased to sign a cooperation agreement with Ambassador of Israel to deepen collaboration on green technologies for including improved resource efficiency, water and soil management.
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Inger Andersen Jan 15
A pleasure to meet , Minister of Environment, Japan along with . At we are proud of our strong partnership with the government of Japan 🇯🇵. Look forward to participating in the Global Environment Action conference in Tokyo this year.
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UN Environment Programme Jan 14
5⃣ domes replicating air pollution in Norway 🇳🇴, London 🇬🇧, New Delhi 🇮🇳, Beijing 🇨🇳 & São Paulo 🇧🇷 at The pods are part of the campaign, which works with governments around the world to raise awareness about the need
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Inger Andersen Jan 14
The more finance moves away from environmentally unsustainable investments, the greater will be our ability to address the existential challenge of climate change. Its 2020 and the pressure for is on!
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Inger Andersen Jan 14
"The pace of warming has increased about 500% since the late 1980s" The world's oceans are warmer than ever — and they are getting warmer faster.
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Inger Andersen Jan 13
Voices of young people are vital for . If you have a great innovation/ project that can help address the environmental challenges facing the planet, apply now for the 2019 edition of
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Inger Andersen Jan 13
Unprecedented times call for unprecedented action. The zero draft of the global biodiversity framework has been released. Time to negotiate for nature, because when we do that, we negotiate for people, climate and the planet.
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Inger Andersen Jan 12
Many thanks for your leadership. And all the best in your new assignment. You go girl!
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Inger Andersen Jan 12
Our planet has no more room for products with a short shelf life. We need to reduce, re-use and recycle ♻️ as much as possible and move to circularity. And in doing so we take important for the
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Inger Andersen Jan 10
Australia, Amazon, California, Congo basin & Indonesia all share one devastating reality of the in common: huge wildfires that we are unprepared for. As global temps rise, time to bring out every solution in our toolbox.
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Inger Andersen Jan 10
Huge congratulations to my dear friend & colleague appointed Foreign Minister of Spain. Superbly competent & qualified for the job. A passionate advocate for justice development & sustainability.
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UN Environment Programme Jan 10
For the 1st time in human history, we’re on the verge of losing global-scale ecosystems on which we depend — starting with coral reefs. “Glowing” corals = the visual indicator that planetary systems are starting to fail. 📷
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Inger Andersen Jan 10
What gives me hope? 1. Young people on the streets demanding better from us 2. The environment is on everyone's radar, from voting booths to boardrooms 3. Growing chorus of countries, states, cities, businesses, individuals pledging
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Programa da ONU para o Meio Ambiente Jan 8
📢📢 “Não temos mais escolha. Temos a responsabilidade de deixar um planeta habitável para as gerações futuras” Veja a entrevista completa da Diretora Executiva do Programa das Nações Unidas para o Meio Ambiente ao jornal
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