21 November 2013 | Telecommunications and IT, Business & Industry, Europe, Worldwide
The European Commission has announced it will allow free, full and open access to a wealth of vital environmental data gathered by Europe's Earth observation system, Copernicus.
COP19: new public-private forest protection initiative receives $280m pledge from Norway, UK, and US
20 November 2013 | Finance & The Green Economy, Forestry, Business & Industry, Europe
The new "BioCarbon Fund Initiative for Sustainable Forest Landscapes" aims to advance forest protection efforts up until 2020.
20 November 2013 | Energy, Finance & The Green Economy, Asia, Worldwide
Li Keqiang, the Chinese Premier, has stated that China will start allowing large private capital investments in renewable energy and environmental protection as part of a plan to reduce pollution and advance the clean energy sector.
19 November 2013 | Conference of the Parties, Worldwide
The new draft decision set out by the United Nations pushes for ministers attending COP19 to set out plans to cut emissions for Paris treaty in 2015.
19 November 2013 | Water, Europe, Cities & the Built Environment
Rotterdam, the renowned Dutch university city, is developing a creative new infrastructure to make the city more flood-proof and resilient to climate change.
18 November 2013 | Worldwide, Policy & Legislation, Agriculture
The poorest countries of the world have completed a comprehensive set of plans to deal with the foreseeable impacts of climate change, assisted by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Global Environment Facility.
18 November 2013 | Asia, Carbon management, Policy & Legislation, Conference of the Parties
According to reports from the UN climate talks in Warsaw, China will commit to tougher carbon reduction targets in its next five-year plan in 2015, whereas Japan is expected to lower its targets.
14 November 2013 | Worldwide, Finance & The Green Economy
An International Finance Corporation report assesses the potential for climate-smart investment in Emerging Europe, Central Asia, and the Middle East and North Africa
14 November 2013 | Energy, Transportation, Europe, Bio-based technologies
Growing demand for vehicle fuels calls for urgent action. Join the debate between environmental champions: representatives of local governments with cutting edge solutions for sustainable production of biofuels and the European Commission. Meet us next week in Warsaw’s Palace of Culture and Science
14 November 2013 | Agriculture, Europe, Conference of the Parties, Worldwide
UNEP and FAO address role of the agroforestry sector in emissions reduction, food security and climate change adaptation
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