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G7 Ocean Protection Initiative – Call for Advocacies

"What are we giving in return? We are giving the oceans a lot of plastic litter." Karmenu Vella - EU Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Oceans are the lifeblood of planet Earth and humankind. They flow over nearly three-quarters of our planet, hold 97% of the planet's water and produce more than

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Canada hopes G7 summit serves as springboard for new ideas

Canada hopes the upcoming G7 summit it is hosting will serve as a springboard for fresh ideas on key issues including climate change, the global economy and security. “The G7 serves well as a proving or testing ground for discussions that could eventually go into the G20 or the United Nations

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G7 Alliance for 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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Minister McKenna advances Canada’s climate leadership at Paris One Planet Summit

PARIS, Dec. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - Minister McKenna demonstrated Canada'sleadership in tackling climate change and promoting clean growth at the One Planet Summit hosted by French President Emmanuel Macron today in Paris. The Summit celebrated the two-year anniversary of the signing of the Paris Agreement with new commitments from governments and businesses to fight climate change. Canada played

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