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(MINUSCA/Hervé Serefio, 2018) UN Volunteers drive change and support action for the protection of our environment 05 June 2018 World Environment Day print Low quality, print optimized High quality, color print pdf Volunteerism has historically been a key driver of the global environmental movement.  (...) In Africa, environmental protection is essential to achieving the SDGs. (...) Ten national UN Volunteers with this UNDP/Global Environment Facility project support awareness-raising campaigns,  and the development of bio-cultural protocols with the mobilization of local and community volunteers.
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Score: 706510.7 - https://www.unv.org/index.php/es/node/15639
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(MINUSCA/Hervé Serefio, 2018) UN Volunteers drive change and support action for the protection of our environment 05 June 2018 World Environment Day print Low quality, print optimized High quality, color print pdf Volunteerism has historically been a key driver of the global environmental movement.  (...) In Africa, environmental protection is essential to achieving the SDGs. (...) Ten national UN Volunteers with this UNDP/Global Environment Facility project support awareness-raising campaigns,  and the development of bio-cultural protocols with the mobilization of local and community volunteers.
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Score: 706510.7 - https://www.unv.org/index.php/fr/node/15639
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(MINUSCA/Hervé Serefio, 2018) UN Volunteers drive change and support action for the protection of our environment 05 June 2018 World Environment Day print Low quality, print optimized High quality, color print pdf Volunteerism has historically been a key driver of the global environmental movement.  (...) In Africa, environmental protection is essential to achieving the SDGs. (...) Ten national UN Volunteers with this UNDP/Global Environment Facility project support awareness-raising campaigns,  and the development of bio-cultural protocols with the mobilization of local and community volunteers.
Language:English
Score: 706510.7 - https://www.unv.org/fr/node/15639
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(MINUSCA/Hervé Serefio, 2018) UN Volunteers drive change and support action for the protection of our environment 05 June 2018 World Environment Day print Low quality, print optimized High quality, color print pdf Volunteerism has historically been a key driver of the global environmental movement.  (...) In Africa, environmental protection is essential to achieving the SDGs. (...) Ten national UN Volunteers with this UNDP/Global Environment Facility project support awareness-raising campaigns,  and the development of bio-cultural protocols with the mobilization of local and community volunteers.
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Score: 706510.7 - https://www.unv.org/es/node/15639
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Get outside, connect with the planet that sustains us, urges UN on World Environment Day | | UN News Skip to main content Welcome to the United Nations Toggle navigation Language: العربية 中文 English Français Русский Español Português Kiswahili Other Hindi हिंदी Global UN News Global perspective Human stories Search the United Nations Search Advanced Search Home Africa Americas Asia Pacific Middle East Europe UN Art and Gifts History Corner Topics Peace and Security Economic Development Humanitarian Aid Climate and Environment Human Rights UN Affairs Women Law and Crime Prevention Health Culture and Education SDGs Migrants and Refugees In depth Interviews Features Photo Stories News in Brief The Lid is On UN Gender Focus UN and Africa UN Podcasts Secretary-General Spokesperson All Statements Selected Speeches Press Encounters Official Travels Media UN Video UN Photo Meeting Coverage Media Accreditation Webtv Home Africa Americas Asia Pacific Middle East Europe UN Art and Gifts History Corner Topics Peace and Security Economic Development Humanitarian Aid Climate and Environment Human Rights UN Affairs Women Law and Crime Prevention Health Culture and Education SDGs Migrants and Refugees In depth Interviews Features Photo Stories News in Brief The Lid is On UN Gender Focus UN and Africa UN Podcasts Secretary-General Spokesperson All Statements Selected Speeches Press Encounters Official Travels Media UN Video UN Photo Meeting Coverage Media Accreditation Webtv   Subscribe Audio Hub Get outside, connect with the planet that sustains us, urges UN on World Environment Day UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe (file) Young residents of the National Tapajos forest swim in the river to cool-off from the intense heat of the Brazilian sun. 5 June 2017 With the theme of this year's World Environment Day – 'Connecting People to Nature' – aimed at highlighting the well-documented physical and mental health benefits of being in nature, the United Nations is today flagging the vast benefits of such engagement, from food security and improved health to reliable water supply and climatic stability. (...) Let us cherish the planet that protects us,” concluded Mr. Guterres. World Environment Day is the largest global day for positive environmental action. (...) The Day's theme encourages people to simply 'get back outdoors' The 2017 edition of the Day coincides with the opening at UN Headquarters in New York of The Ocean Conference , the first-ever high-level global meeting on conservation and sustainable use of the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.
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Score: 706465.14 - https://news.un.org/en/story/2...urges-un-world-environment-day
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UNHCR - UNHCR: Help us protect the environment to protect refugees Donate Do you need help? (...)   © UNHCR/Xavier Bourgois UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, joins the U.N. Environmental Programme in observing World Environment Day today. (...) Last year, to mainstream refugees’ access to sustainable energy and minimize environmental impact across its field operations worldwide, UNHCR launched a Global Strategy for Sustainable Energy .
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Score: 706434.77 - https://www.unhcr.org/en-my/ne...ironment-protect-refugees.html
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Environment Champions Recognised at Temvelo Awards | United Nations Development Programme Skip to main content Eswatini Who we are What we do Our impact Get involved Global Nav toggle Search Who we are What we do Our impact Get involved English Locations Home Eswatini Environment Champions Recognised at Temvelo Awards Environment Champions Recognised at Temvelo Awards Posted July 29, 2022 Champions of the Environment pose for a group photo with guests at the events. (...) Ssebatindira acknowledged the partnership between UNDP and the Ministry of Tourism and Environmental Affairs to deliver environmental projects in protecting biodiversity, reducing waste, increasing the use of renewable energy, disaster risk reduction and strengthening early warning systems. (...) “It also raises public awareness and engages all citizens in a formal and informal dialogue on environmental issues,” he said. The Prime Minister appreciated the support these awards receive from UNDP and other partners and encouraged other organizations to join in the effort to protect the environment
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Score: 706238.8 - https://www.undp.org/eswatini/...ions-recognised-temvelo-awards
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Although, since the 1970s, environmental rights have grown more rapidly than any other human right and are enshrined in over 100 constitutions, in January the international non-governmental organization (NGO) Global Witness documented that almost four environmental defenders are being killed weekly – with the true total likely far higher. (...) Leo Heileman, UNEP director for the office in Latin America and the Caribbean called it “an opportunity to give environmental rights the same legal standing as human rights at the global level.” (...) ”   ♦ Receive daily updates directly in your inbox - Subscribe here to a topic. ♦ Download the UN News app for your iOS or Android devices.   environment Related Stories The human right to a clean and healthy environment: 6 things you need to know Earth Hour: UN joins iconic landmarks ‘going dark’ globally with a call to protect environment Report reveals progress on environmentally protected areas, but quality must improve Useful Links More from UNEP on Environmental Governance News Tracker: Past Stories on This Issue Taking on environmental health risks, UN agencies aim to protect 'foundations for life' on Earth 10 January 2018 Health Two United Nations agencies are teaming up in a major new initiative taking on the herculean task of combatting environmental health risks, which claim an estimated 12.6 million lives a year.
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Score: 705905.8 - https://news.un.org/en/story/2018/03/1004242
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Organizers:  Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations  & United Nations Environment Partners/Sponsors:   Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, UN Environment, Global Soil Partnership, Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soil, Global Soil Partnership, European Commission, Natural Resources Management Centre (NRMC), Sri Lanka , Ministry of the Environment, Sri Lanka Contact Person:  Abdelkader Bensada:  [email protected]  Thomas Hammond:  [email protected]   Date and Time:  5 December from 08:30 to 09:45 Venue:  Press Room  Celebrations on World Soil Day will focus on launching the global soil organic carbon map; launching the Global Symposium on Soil Pollution (2-4 May 2018). (...) Dan Pennock, Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soils (ITPS) | Presentation of the Global assessment of the impact of plant protection products on soil functions and soil ecosystems. 9:15 – 9:25 Mr. (...) Thallam, Vice Chairman, Farmer's Empowerment Corporation (RySS) Government of Andhra Pradesh, India | "Remarks on farmers perspectives on the use and impacts of plant protection products" 9:25 – 9:30 Mr. Thomas Hammond, Land and Water Division, FAO | Presentation of the Global Soil Organic Carbon (GSOC) map. 9:30 – 9:40 Ms.
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Score: 705904.1 - https://www.fao.org/world-soil...sd/wsd-2017/wsd-in-nairobi/ar/
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Organizers:  Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations  & United Nations Environment Partners/Sponsors:   Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, UN Environment, Global Soil Partnership, Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soil, Global Soil Partnership, European Commission, Natural Resources Management Centre (NRMC), Sri Lanka , Ministry of the Environment, Sri Lanka Contact Person:  Abdelkader Bensada:  [email protected]  Thomas Hammond:  [email protected]   Date and Time:  5 December from 08:30 to 09:45 Venue:  Press Room  Celebrations on World Soil Day will focus on launching the global soil organic carbon map; launching the Global Symposium on Soil Pollution (2-4 May 2018). (...) Dan Pennock, Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soils (ITPS) | Presentation of the Global assessment of the impact of plant protection products on soil functions and soil ecosystems. 9:15 – 9:25 Mr. (...) Thallam, Vice Chairman, Farmer's Empowerment Corporation (RySS) Government of Andhra Pradesh, India | "Remarks on farmers perspectives on the use and impacts of plant protection products" 9:25 – 9:30 Mr. Thomas Hammond, Land and Water Division, FAO | Presentation of the Global Soil Organic Carbon (GSOC) map. 9:30 – 9:40 Ms.
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Score: 705904.1 - https://www.fao.org/world-soil...sd/wsd-2017/wsd-in-nairobi/en/
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