Tag Archives: ClimateChange

Helen Clark: Speech at the Opening Session of the 2017 Regional Management Meeting for UNDP’s Regional Bureau for Asia-Pacific

Mar 8, 2017

Between 1990 and 2013, over 1.14 billion people in the Asia Pacific region were lifted out of extreme poverty. Leaving no one behind is vital to achieving Agenda 2030. Photo: UNDP

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Record-breaking weather in 2016 pushes world into ‘truly uncharted territory’– UN agency

21 March 2017 &#150 Global temperatures set yet another record last year and the world witnessed exceptionally low sea ice, and unabated sea level rise and ocean heat, the United Nations World Meteorological Organization (WMO) …

Greener energy for a third of the world bodes well for all, says UN on International Forest Day

21 March 2017 &#150 Cautioning the impact of human activity such as practices use of woodfuel on world’s forests, the United Nations Department for Economic and Social Affairs and the Food and Agriculture Organization (…

Motion for a resolution on the EU’s priorities for the UN Human Rights Council sessions in 2017 – B8-2017-0184

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to its previous resolutions on the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC),

–  having regard to the 34th HRC session to be held from 27 February to 24 …

Report – Report on the 2016 Commission Report on Montenegro – A8-0050/2017 – Committee on Foreign Affairs

on the 2016 Commission Report on Montenegro

(2016/2309(INI))

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to the European Council conclusions of 19-20 June 2003 and to the annex thereto entitled ‘The Thessaloniki Agenda for …

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