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Nations Seal a Deal on Climate Change at UN Talks
Copenhagen, 19 December 2009 -- After a marathon all night session, talks aimed at injecting new and more wide-ranging momentum into the international effort to combat climate change ended with a positive outcome.
Saturday 19 Dec 2009
UN 2008 Greenhouse Gas Footprint, launched on Tuesday, December 15 by UNEP and EMG
The institutions of the UN system are responding to the Secretary-General's call to make its in-house practices alongside its field operations more climate-friendly and environmentally sustainable. This publication presents the first greenh ...
Thursday 17 Dec 2009
Greenhouse Gas Inventory Achieved—Challenge Now To Cut Back Emissions
Copenhagen, 15 December 09 – After one of the most wide-ranging and painstaking exercises ever undertaken across the United Nations system, the organization today announced its greenhouse gas footprint as part of a first step to manage these emis ...
Tuesday 15 Dec 2009
Mapping the Climate Change and Biodiversity Impacts of REDD—Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation
Copenhagen, 14 December 2009 — An agreement in Copenhagen to fund reduced emissions from deforestation may generate multiple environmental and economic benefits if investments simultaneously target sites that are both carbon and biodiversity-rich.
Monday 14 Dec 2009
The view from space showing the impact of global warming in a European Atlas of Environmental Change and Climate Communities
Copenhagen 13 December - The rapidly changing environment of parts of Europe is chronicled in a new atlas of change, launched today by the European Environment Agency (EEA) and the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). The significance of global warmi ...
Sunday 13 Dec 2009
Too Much or Too Little Water in the Himalayas
Copenhagen, Nairobi, Kathmandu, 11 December 2009 – Hundreds of millions of people in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region and in the river basins downstream are being forced to adapt to a new reality: climate change.
Friday 11 Dec 2009
Portraits of Resilience New Online Photo Collection launched for COP-15
Many Strong Voices is pleased to announce the launching of new online photo galleries from the Portraits of Resilience project. Many of these photos are being exhibited as part of a Portraits Exhibition at the Danish National Museum in Copenhagen ...
Wednesday 09 Dec 2009
World Cup Nations Team Up Against Climate Change
Copenhagen, 7 December 2009 – As the climate talks kick off in Copenhagen, key football nations are teaming up for the planet for the biggest sport event of 2010.
Monday 07 Dec 2009
Hundreds of passengers travel to Copenhagen climate conference on CO2-free Climate Express train
Paris/Copenhagen, 3 December 2009 – More than 400 climate change negotiators, business leaders, environmental activists and journalists will board the CO2-free Climate Express train on 5 December to the UN climate change conference in Copenhagen.
Friday 04 Dec 2009
GA hosts public screening of The Age of Stupid, 2 December at Kino 1 in Arendal
No one likes being preached to, and that doesn't bode well for any documentary that sets out to tackle climate change. The latest attempt at this is a semi futuristic, semi-documentary film called The Age of Stupid. It kicks off in 2055, on a flo ...
Tuesday 01 Dec 2009
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