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Emergency or Not? Peoples’ Climate Vote Polls 1.2 Million

Emergency or Not? Peoples’ Climate Vote Polls 1.2 Million

  NEW YORK, New York, January 27, 2021 (ENS) – “Urgent climate action has broad support amongst people around the globe, across nationalities, age, gender and education levels,” declared United Nations Development Programme...

 

World Leaders Reach for Climate Adaptation Strategies

World Leaders Reach for Climate Adaptation Strategies

  THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, January 26, 2021 (ENS) – As Earth’s climate heats up, a new international coalition is forming to tackle the impacts of global climate change, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced Monday. Johnson...

 

Leaking Oil Tanker Abandoned Off Yemen a Red Sea Risk

Leaking Oil Tanker Abandoned Off Yemen a Red Sea Risk

  NEW YORK, New York, November 17, 2020 (ENS) – Technical experts‚ÄĮmust be granted immediate access to a rusting oil supertanker threatening an environmental calamity in the Red Sea, an independent United Nations expert is demanding.¬†Abandoned...

 

UN Virtual Climate Dialogues to Fill COP26 Gap

UN Virtual Climate Dialogues to Fill COP26 Gap

  BONN, Germany, October 27, 2020 (ENS) – The Climate Dialogues, a series of virtual climate change events, will be offered by the United Nations from November 23 to December 4, 2020. This year, virtual events are taking the place...

 

Virus Lockdown: Violence Behind Closed Doors

Virus Lockdown: Violence Behind Closed Doors

  NEW YORK, New York, April 9, 2020 (ENS) – “Peace is not just the absence of war. Many women under lockdown for COVID-19 face violence where they should be safest: in their own homes. Today I appeal for peace in homes around...

 
 
 
 

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