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Text adopted – Guidelines for the 2018 budget – Section III – P8_TA-PROV(2017)0085 – Wednesday, 15 March 2017 – Strasbourg – Provisional edition

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to Article 314 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

–  having regard to Article 106a of the Treaty establishing the European Atomic Energy Community,

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Innovation, Investment Key Drivers of Climate-Resilient, Clean-Energy Economies, Speakers Tell General Assembly Event on Sustainable Development Action

Equity, innovation and investment must steer the global drive to build climate-resilient societies and economies powered by clean engines of growth, speakers today told the General Assembly’s high-level Sustainable Development Goal action event.

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UN Global Perspective: focus on climate change, wastewater and Yemen

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A view of the Pacific Ocean from Monterey Bay, California. 2016 made history with a record global temperature high, WMO reports. UN Photo/Rick Bajornas

Action must be taken “soon” to

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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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 (…

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