05 Jun

June 5- World Environmental Day

Today is the World Environment Day. It was established by the General Assembly of the United Nations in its resolution of December 15, 1972, in  Stockholm, Sweden Conference. It is celebrated on June 5 of every year since 1973.  

01 Jun

Statement of COP 22 President on US Decision to Withdraw of Paris Agreement

June 1, 2017 COP22 President, Salaheddine Mezouar expresses his profound disappointment following the decision of President Trump to withdraw the United States of America from the Paris Agreement, an historic collaboration and universal accord in the fight against climate change. “Despite this decision, climate action remains undeniable and irreversible. Our collective efforts to fight climate […]

09 May

More countries are backing their Paris pledges with national laws

Bonn, 9 May 2017 A rise in the number of countries that have introduced legislation to support their ‘nationally determined contributions’ (NDCs) to the Paris Climate Change Agreement, is unveiled in a new analysis presented today by experts and the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Analysis by the Grantham Research Institute on […]