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At Vatican, Patricia Espinosa Calls for “Ark of Climate Ambition”

UN Climate Change News, 5 July 2018 - At the Vatican in Rome today, the UN’s top climate change official Patricia Espinosa has called for “an ark of ambition” to tackle climate change. Alluding to Noah’s ark, the biblical vessel that saved humanity from extinction, and the need to peak and drastically

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Political Leaders Urge More Climate Action and Strong Outcome in Katowice

Political leaders from all regions are multiplying their public calls for nations to step up immediate climate action and to conclude robust guidelines to implement the Paris Climate Change Agreement at the next UN climate talks in Poland in December. Last week, ministers from 36 governments from around the world met

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Resource Efficiency – Call for Advocacies

https://youtu.be/zCRKvDyyHmI   During the past 30 years our planet has been subject to an enormous amount of raw material consumption. In terms of where we stand today, 20 percent of the global population consumes 80 percent of the extracted minerals and metals. Natural resources, especially raw materials, are essential factors of production and

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UN Climate Change Launches First-Ever Annual Report

UN Climate Change News, 30 April 2018 – UN Climate Change today launched its first-ever Annual Report, laying out the key 2017 achievements and pointing to the future of the climate change process. "Climate Change is the single biggest threat to life, security and prosperity on Earth," said UN Climate Change Executive Secretary

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Stepping Up Climate Action Before 2020: Experts to Discuss Implementation of Circular Economies

UN Climate Change News, 26 April 2018 - In an effort to step up immediate climate action, experts from around the world will meet on 1 and 2 May in Bonn to discuss the policy options, technological innovations, and best practices on circular economies to achieve emission reductions and generate sustainable

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