12 12, 2017

One Planet Summit: Finance commitments fire-up higher momentum for Paris Agreement

2017-12-12T22:39:38+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Climate change, News|

New investments in climate action from UN agencies, governments and businesses, plus initiatives to increase support for Africa, Caribbean, small island states and more were announced at the Paris event.

6 11, 2017

UN climate conference aims for greater ambition as 2017 set to be among hottest years

2017-11-16T15:30:10+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Climate change, News|

“The need for urgency is obvious,” said COP23 President and Prime Minister of Fiji Frank Bainimarama, at the opening of the conference.

13 10, 2017

Op-ed: Climate change is a threat to rich and poor alike

2017-11-16T15:31:35+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Climate change, Disaster risk reduction, News|

The heads of the UN's agencies for development, climate change and disaster risk say recent hurricanes are a reminder that the impacts of climate change know no borders.

6 09, 2016

Media advisory: Climate Neutral Now sport and development event

2017-11-16T15:41:13+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Climate change, News, Press material|

FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura and UN Special Adviser on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development David Nabarro will discuss the role sport plays in international climate action.