U.S. and China pledge their commitments to fighting climate change at UN Summit in New York

Sep 24, 2014
This week world leaders gathered at the United Nations in New York to address the challenges of climate change. The non-negotiating summit aimed to build
U.S. and China pledge their commitments to fighting climate change at UN Summit in New York

New Global Alliance for Energy-Efficient Appliances and Equipment Launched

Sep 24, 2014
New York – The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) today announced a new initiative to accelerate the transition to more efficient appliances and equipment to
New Global Alliance for Energy-Efficient Appliances and Equipment Launched

UN, leading investors launch Coalition to decarbonize institutional investment worldwide at UN Summit

Sep 24, 2014
Commitment to decarbonize $100 billion of investment Nairobi / New York– UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has invited leaders from government, finance, business and civil
UN, leading investors launch Coalition to decarbonize institutional investment worldwide at UN Summit

More nations commit to fight climate change by restoring forests

Sep 24, 2014
Global leaders more than double restoration targets and commitments New York – World leaders announced new pledges to restore over 30 million hectares of degraded
More nations commit to fight climate change by restoring forests

Young poet from the Marshall Islands, Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner, stirs world leaders with moving poem at opening of UN Climate Summit

Sep 24, 2014
This morning during the Opening Ceremony of the UN Climate Summit, 26-year old Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner captivated 120 Heads of State in the General Assembly Hall
Young poet from the Marshall Islands, Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner, stirs world leaders with moving poem at opening of UN Climate Summit

The Cost of Wildfires Could Hit $185 Billion a Year Thanks to Climate Change

Sep 24, 2014
A new study shows that as temperatures rise, fires will become more intense—and expensive. The annual bill for fighting wildfires in the United States is already
The Cost of Wildfires Could Hit $185 Billion a Year Thanks to Climate Change

Sep 24, 2014
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China pledges to cut emissions at UN climate summit

Sep 24, 2014
China has pledged to take firm action on climate change at the UN Climate Change Summit in New York and said it will ensure its
China pledges to cut emissions at UN climate summit

Revival of legendary timber industry

Sep 24, 2014
Knysna’s inaugural Working with Wood Festival organisers are hard at work to make sure that this exciting inaugural event fulfils its main aim of reviving
Revival of legendary timber industry

Montecasino Bird Gardens: a safe haven for over 1200 birds and animals – even a Nile Crocodile!

Sep 24, 2014
The Montecasino Bird Garden’s Vision is to ‘Inspire to Conserve’ and it’s doing exactly that through various conservations campaigns, most notably the Ground-Hornbill Breeding Programme,
Montecasino Bird Gardens: a safe haven for over 1200 birds and animals – even a Nile Crocodile!

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