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Action on HFC Gases ‘Low Hanging Fruit’ Opportunity to Combat Climate Change Says UN Environment Chief
Nairobi, 22 June 2009—A scientific paper, highlighting the need to accelerate action over a group of gases known as Hydroflurocarbons (HFCs) as part of the climate change agenda, was today welcomed by the head of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP).
Monday 22 Jun 2009
Report Brings to the Surface the Growing Global Problem of Marine Litter
Washington DC/Nairobi, 8 June 2009 – From discarded fishing gear to plastic bags to cigarette butts, a growing tide of marine litter is harming oceans and beaches worldwide, says a new report.
Monday 08 Jun 2009
Investing in Carbon Capture and Storage Nature’s Way
Arendal/Mexico City/ Nairobi, 5 June 2009 – Boosting investments in the conservation, rehabilitation and management of the Earth’s forests, peatlands, soils and other key ecosystems could deliver significant cuts in greenhouse gas emissions and avoid even more being released to the atmosphere, a new report by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) says.
Friday 05 Jun 2009
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