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Regional Gateway for
Technology Transfer and Climate Change Action in Latin
America and the Caribbean. 

REGATTA´s objective is to strengthen capacity and knowledge sharing of climate change technologies and experiences for adaptation and mitigation in Latin America and the Caribbean. See more

In focus

COP20 Photographic Exhibition
in Lima

1-12 December 2014.
Exhibitions [Where will we go?] [We have the power]

Environmental News Summary Press releases

Jamaicans urged to continue water conservation measures
Noviembre 21, 2014 - Jamaica Observer
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Water, Land, Environment and Climate Change Minister, Robert Pickersgill...

Call for alternative energy in Caribbean
Noviembre 21, 2014 - Dominica News Online
The Caribbean needs to embrace a transition to 100 per cent adoption of Renewable Energy as if its very life depends on it.

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UN Says Global Carbon Neutrality Should be Reached by Second Half of Century, Demonstrates Pathways to Stay Under 2°C Limit
Washington D.C., 19 November 2014 - In order to limit global temperature rise to 2oC and head off the worst impacts of climate change, global carbon neutrality should be attained by mid-to-late century. This would also keep in check the maximum amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) that ... More
Nobel Laureate Mario Molina Honoured by United Nations for Lifetime of Service to the Planet. Mexico Claims Fourth Champions of the Earth Laureate for Life-saving Ozone Science
Mexico City, 18 November 2014 – Nobel Chemistry Laureate Mario Molina was announced Tuesday as a winner of the UN’s top environmental accolade, the Champion of the Earth award. More


UNEP ROLAC newsletter: September - October 2014.
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Challenges and Opportunities for Adaptation to CC at the Nor Yauyos Cochas Landscape Reserve, Peru. [English] [Spanish]

22nd International Children’s Painting Competition on the Environment
Water: Where does it come from?

International poster
biennial in Mexico
D Category: Think. Eat. Safe.

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