Nairobi, 25 June 2014 – Global environmental crime, worth up to US$213 billion each year, is helping finance criminal, militia and terrorist groups and threatening the security and sustainable development of many nations, according to a new report from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and INTERPOL.
Tuesday 24 Jun 2014
Arendal, 12 June 2014 –The first digital, global-scale, geomorphic features map (GSFM) of the oceans was recently published by GRID-Arendal, Geoscience Australia and Conservation International.
Monday 23 Jun 2014
Arendal/Oslo, 4 June 2014 - After serving two 4-year terms, German marine biologist and Arctic expert Dr. Peter Prokosch (62) is stepping down as Managing Director of GRID-Arendal this autumn. A new Managing Director will take over on 1st September, the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Dr. Olav Orheim, announced today.
Thursday 05 Jun 2014