Almost one quarter of China will be covered in forest by 2020 if the country succeeds in its plan of building an “eco-civilisation”, says a UNEP report.
from UNEP on May 26, 2016.
The UN reports rising insecurity and worsening conditions in south-eastern Niger, which is hosting over 241,000 refugees and displaced people.
from UNHCR on May 26, 2016.
The UN, backed by A-list celebrities, have launched a campaign against the illegal wildlife trade, which is pushing species to extinction and profiting criminal networks.
from UN on May 26, 2016.
African venture capital funding and angel investments have more than doubled in a year but founders are still largely dependent on their own funds, says a new report.
from Quartz Africa on May 26, 2016.
Why 2016 could be a pivotal year in making ecocide a crime under international law.
from New Internationalist on May 24, 2016.
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