UNEP publication, capacity building and biodiversity

A new UNEP publication presents environmental change through capacity building and contributions in stopping biodiversity loss, supporting sound management of chemicals and waste, cleaning up obsolete pesticides, combatting desertification, tackling climate change through the clean development mechanism and carbon markets and fundamentally. Read More

Nature based Solutions at the Mediterranean Climate Change Conference

The MedCOP Climate 2016, 18- 19 July 2016, is organized by the Region of Tanger-Tétouan-AlHoceima. It gathered representatives from Mediterranean countries, including the private sector, civil society, and regional and international organizations. The conference is a milestone for the Mediterranean countries to discuss the Paris Agreement adopted in December 2015, while preparing for the upcoming COP22… Read More

3rd of March: Africa Environment Day and Wangari Maathai Day

An international day for raise awareness on sustainable environmental management and commemorate the immense environmental contribution of Wangari Maathai

Africa Environment Day is celebrated annually on 3 March. This international day was established in 2002 as a way of raising awareness of the pressing environmental challenges facing the continent. Since 2012, the Africa Environment Day has been celebrated in conjunction with Wangari Maathai Day, in order to pay tribute to the late Nobel Laureate’s green legacy.

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