Daily Archives: June 1, 2017

106, 2017

Be the Change: Take the Sustainability Challenge!

June 1st, 2017|News, Year of Living Sustainably|

During the week, staff will be encouraged to live more sustainably, by changing their consumption patterns, using active transport and buying local foods.

106, 2017

UNFCCC statement on the US decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement

June 1st, 2017|Climate change, News|

The UNFCCC says it "stands ready to engage in dialogue with the United States government regarding the implications of this announcement."

106, 2017

Secretary-General’s statement on the US decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement

June 1st, 2017|Climate change, News, Secretary-General|

"The decision by the United States to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change is a major disappointment for global efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and promote global security."

106, 2017

UN: US decision to withdraw from Paris climate accord a ‘major disappointment’

June 1st, 2017|Climate change, News, Secretary-General|

The Secretary-General remains confident that cities, States and businesses within the US will continue to demonstrate vision and leadership by working for the low-carbon, resilient economic growth that will create quality jobs.

106, 2017

Turn the Tide on Plastics in the Ocean

June 1st, 2017|News, Oceans|

The citizens of Port Adelaide and the City of Adelaide responded to the call to help make a difference in saving our ocean. Asked to turn up to play a part in a creative art installation on Semaphore Beach some 50 people dressed in black suits and top hats, braved the lashing rain showers and […]