Daily Archives: November 10, 2016

1011, 2016

Cities striving to play key role in implementing Paris Agreement

November 10th, 2016|Cities, Climate change, News|

The Global Climate Action day on Cities and Human Settlements at COP22 showcased the potential of local action, focusing on resilience and building efficiency.

1011, 2016

Report: Conservationists, palm oil industry should collaborate on protecting great apes, fragile ecosystems

November 10th, 2016|Forests, desertification and biodiversity, News|

UN Environment is advocating a collaboration between the international conservation community and palm oil developers in order to create sustainable strategies that will save fragile ecosystems.

1011, 2016

UNESCO: Science museums vitally important for sustainable development

November 10th, 2016|Education, News|

Science centres and museums provide excellent ways to encourage children, especially girls, to pursue careers in science.

1011, 2016

Media advisory: Briefing on Global Sustainable Transport Conference

November 10th, 2016|News, Press material|

The Conference seeks to show the importance of sustainable transport in promoting economic and social development while protecting the environment.