Everyone should read this great piece of information, providing tips on how we can all contribute to creating a green future !
Click here for the UNESCO Climate Change Lifestyle Guide.
Added by Samantha Marie Wilson on November 24, 2011 at 10:57pm — No Comments
As the Durban conference approaches I would like to share this official COP17 website so everyone can stay updated !
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Added by Sally Barker on November 24, 2011 at 12:00am — No Comments
For Immediate Release: November 22, 2011
Contact: Patricia Brooks, ActionAid USA, email@example.com, (202) 351-1757
Washington D.C. – Just days before the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) summit…Continue
Added by Women's Major Group on November 23, 2011 at 11:30pm — No Comments
by WEDO Advocacy Coordinator Rachel Harris
CARE International and the Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO) are partnering on a side event at UNFCCC COP-17 on November 30, 2011 from 6:30-8pm in the Hex River Room. This event will use an interactive discussion format to explore the complexities of vulnerability from a gender perspective and make recommendations to input into an adaptation framework that works for everyone.
The side event seeks to challenge…Continue
Added by Women's Major Group on November 20, 2011 at 8:55pm — No Comments
The upcoming UN Conference on Sustainable Development in June 2012, also known as Rio+20, is a challenge and an oportunity for the world's leaders to confront the economic, ecological and social crises gripping the world today.
However, many civil society groups and even some governments express concern that the chosen major themes fo the 2012 UNCSD-the "Green Economy in the Context of Sustainable Devlopment and Poverty Eradication" and the "Institutional Framework for Sustainable…Continue
“The consideration of the Gender Policy Framework at the forthcoming CoP marks a key turning point in the history of our Convention. It will lead to improve the policies and…Continue
Added by Samantha Marie Wilson on November 3, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments
"There are no countries with a high human development index (HDI) and a low ecological footprint. In other words, there is no country which is sustainably developed.”
and McKellar, after Bengtsson.
The Asia Pacific region, with more than half of the world's population, and two thirds of the world's poor has a major interest in sustainable development, and in ensuring that this occurs at the same time as poverty is…Continue
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