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Experts warn about effect of climate change on livestock
Octubre 23, 2014 - The Gleaner
Experts warn about effect of climate change on livestock CLIMATE CHANGE is no longer a...

Secretary-General's Message for the United Nations Day
Octubre 24, 2014 - UN
The United Nations is needed more than ever at this time of multiple crises. Poverty, disease, terrorism...

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UN Report Calls For Bold and Accelerated Global Action to Meet Biodiversity Targets by 2020
PyeongChang/Montreal, 6 October 2014 - Bold and innovative action is urgently required if governments are to meet the globally-agreed Strategic Plan for Biodiversity and its Aichi Targets by 2020, says a United Nations progress report on the state of global biodiversity. More

The World Stands United Against the Illegal Trade in Wildlife
Elephants are intelligent and compassionate creatures, whose capacity for joy is only matched by that for grief. The emotional attachment elephants form may rival our own. The gruesome images of large numbers of slain elephants across Africa and Asia are heart wrenching. More



Challenges and Opportunities for Adaptation to CC at the Nor Yauyos Cochas Landscape Reserve, Peru. [English] [Spanish]

Global Environment Outlook for Small Island Developing States (GEO for SIDS). [Download]

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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