Tag Archives: Environment

On International Day, UN spotlights threatened coastal mangrove ecosystems

26 July 2017 &#150 Coastal mangroves are among the most imperiled ecosystems on earth, with current estimates indicating that up to 67 per cent have been lost to date &#8211 according to the United Nations …

Government of Honduras to support sustainable development globally through expanded South-South cooperation with the United Nations

Jul 19, 2017

From left to right: Mrs. Consuelo Vidal, HEAD UNDP Honduras; Mr. Jorge Chediek, Envoy of the Secretary-General on South-South Cooperations and Director, UNOSSC; Ambassador Mary Elizabeth Flores, Permanent Representative of Honduras to

Shifting storms threaten once placid areas with extreme waves, extensive damage

Coastal perilShifting storms threaten once placid areas with extreme waves, extensive damage

Published 26 July 2017

The world’s most extensive study of the impacts of coastal storm fronts in a changing climate has found

Nuclear Medicine Professionals in Africa Trained on Radiation Safety

Despite growing needs, opportunities for professionals in Africa to receive training in nuclear medicine are limited due to shortage of experienced staff, facilities and equipment. To address this need, the IAEA organised a course in …


The European Union (EU) Ambassador in Ghana, H.E. William Hanna, has called for stronger collaborative efforts among stakeholders in the fight against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing.

Mr Hanna, who was speaking at the …

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