When nations work together, hope prevails and collective solutions can be found - UN chief tells Peace Forum, marking World War centenary in Paris
2018-11-16 11:10:14

When nations work together, hope prevails and collective solutions can be found - UN chief tells Peace Forum, marking World War centenary in Paris

From conflict and economic downturn to disease and climate change, global problems require “more than ever” a strengthening of international cooperation, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterrestold


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Sustainable farming, ‘key’ to world free of hunger, malnutrition, says UN agriculture chief
2018-09-19 17:25:36

Sustainable farming, ‘key’ to world free of hunger, malnutrition, says UN agriculture chief

There will be “no sustainable future without eradicating poverty and hunger,” the United Nations agriculture agency chief spelled out on Monday, launching the FAO

More than 65 million ‘low-carbon jobs’ can be created by 2030: UN-backed Climate Summit urges action ‘to the next level’
2018-09-19 17:05:04

More than 65 million ‘low-carbon jobs’ can be created by 2030: UN-backed Climate Summit urges action ‘to the next level’

New UN-backed commitments to take action against the damaging effects of climate change, could result in $26 trillion in economic benefits worldwide

Protection of the constitutional right of ecologically safety environment
2018-09-19 13:10:21

Protection of the constitutional right of ecologically safety environment

The majority of population in Ukraine live in a zone of increased environmental risks, which is one of the reasons for the low life expectancy of Ukrainians

First evidence that soot from polluted air is reaching placenta
2018-09-18 16:40:58

First evidence that soot from polluted air is reaching placenta

Evidence of tiny particles of carbon, typically created by burning fossil fuels, has been found in placentas for the first time, in new research

Climate change is speeding up. Our response needs to be even faster
2018-09-10 15:30:26

Climate change is speeding up. Our response needs to be even faster

One of the most important, but least understood, aspects of the Paris Agreement is that it legally obliges every country to deepen its emission reduction targets every five years

EU carbon prices expected to rise quickly and accelerate energy transition
2018-09-05 13:30:30

EU carbon prices expected to rise quickly and accelerate energy transition

According to the report, carbon prices are on course to reach €25 by the end of 2018, about €7 higher than the current price on the EU carbon market