Children’s Art Event to Launch UN Climate Campaign
New York/Nairobi, 23 September 2008 – The global United Nations campaign ‘UNite to Combat Climate Change’ will kick off in October with an auction and exhibit of children’s art in New York.
Tuesday 23 Sep 2008
Clean Up the World maps communities tackling Climate Change
For the first time ever, communities worldwide taking action to protect the environment as part of the Clean Up the World Weekend, 19-21 September, will have the opportunity to plot their activities using a new online mapping function.
Friday 19 Sep 2008
WWF launches new TV channel
8 July 2008 – WWF has launched its own dedicated television channel to bring high quality campaign and conservation videos to a worldwide audience.
Tuesday 08 Jul 2008
Many Strong Voices act on climate change
Driven by the need to protect the cultures and livelihoods of countries and regions most affected by climate change, representatives of Arctic communities and Small Island Developing States (SIDS) have joined in calling for action before it is too late.
Wednesday 25 Jun 2008
Natural resources working for the poor - Environment & Poverty Times
Sustainable use and management of natural resources represents a wealth in natural capital for rural population in developing countries. With the right tools and framework this can be a resource for economic development and poverty alleviation. Read more about this in the fifth issue of Environment & Poverty Times, prepared for the May 2008 TICAD conference.
Wednesday 28 May 2008
UNEP/GRID-Arendal at COP9
Linking communication with biological diversity protection. Linking Tourism and Conservation: Focus on Marine Protected Areas
Tuesday 27 May 2008
DatabasiN - now available in Russian + final report
The project web-site for the DatabasiN project has been updated with a Russian translation of all pages, including those describing the output database, and the final report from the project is now available. This project addresses data needs for river basin management for the transboundary Daugava/Zapadnaya Dvina and Nemunas/Neman river basins .
Monday 05 May 2008