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Future of World’s Arid Regions Chronicled in Landmark UN Environment Report
Algiers/London/Nairobi/Rioja, 5 June 2006 – The world’s deserts are facing dramatic changes as a result of global climate change, high water demands, tourism and salt contamination of irrigated soils.
Monday 05 Jun 2006
World Environment Day 2006
World Environment Day, commemorated each year on 5 June, is one of the principal vehicles through which the United Nations stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and enhances political attention and action.
Monday 05 Jun 2006
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