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Green economy provides way out of economic and environmental debt

November 22nd, 2012 by United Nations Environment Programme

Action on climate change needs to be scaled-up and accelerated without delay if the world is to have a running chance of keeping a global average temperature rise below 2° Celsius this century. The Emissions Gap Report, coordinated by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the European Climate Foundation, and involving 55 scientists from more […]

Environmental consequences of ocean acidification: A threat to food security

March 11th, 2011 by United Nations Environment Programme

The United Nations Environment Programme has a Division of Early Warning and Assessment.  This division provides an assessment of developing environmental threats such as honey bee colony disorder and ocean acidification.  The publication below is from their website.