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Caribbean biological corridor
The demarcation and establishment of the Caribbean biological corridor (CBC): as a framework for biodiversity conservation, environmental rehabilitation and development of livehood options in Haiti, the Dominican Republic and Cuba.
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 In focus

Meeting of Authors - GEO LAC 4.

17-21 August
Panama City, Panama.

 Tunza


24th International children’s painting
competition - we have the power!

 Environmental News Summary  Press releases

Third climate change communication to be submitted this year
July 23th, 2015 - The Namibian
NAMIBIA will submit its Third National Communication (TNC) to the UN body aimed at addressing climate change at the end of this year.

Scientists: we are 'condemning' forest elephants by ignoring evidence
July 23th, 2015 - Environment - The Guardian
As the ivory trade threatens to obliterate forest elephants, conservationists and governments fail to recognise them as a distinct species despite rising genetic and...

 

mercury

UNEP and Brazil Launch Research Project to Manage Mercury Risks

Brasilia, 28 July 2015 – Brazil’s Ministry of Environment (MoE) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) today launched a new research project to help manage environmental health risks from mercury.... More

FINANCING SUSTAINABILITY : PATHWAYS TO SCALE
Editorial by Achim Steiner, UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNEP

Our global and complex economy does many things well, but achieving equitable and sustainable outcomes, or in other words ‘sustainable development’, has not been one of its strengths.
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UNEP ROLAC newsletter:
may - june 2015.
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MEbA Newsletter.
March 2015.
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22nd International Children’s Painting Competition on the Environment
Water: Where does it come from?

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