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  1. Vans headquarters in California recognised for tremendous sustainability
    Vans headquarters in California recognised for tremendous sustainability 1 Feb 2018

    Vans’ corporate headquarters located in Costa Mesa, California have received a LEED platinum certification- one of the highest standards for sustainable buildings in the world.

    North America,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport
  2. Gambia’s river basin to be protected against climate change impacts
    Gambia’s river basin to be protected against climate change impacts 1 Feb 2018

    A new $25.5 million project from UN Environment and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) will protect Gambia’s natural landscape from the increasingly damaging effects of climate change.

    Africa,Finance,Agriculture,Sustainable Investment Forum
  3. Major shipping company tests solar for cargo ships
    Major shipping company tests solar for cargo ships 1 Feb 2018

    A new partnership between Eco Marine Power (EMP) and the Japanese ship owner Hisafuku Kisen K.K. of Onomichi will test the world’s first integrated rigid sail and solar power system for ships.

    Asia,Sustainable Energy,Transport,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  4. Mayor of London launches £34 million energy efficiency and solar schemes
    Mayor of London launches £34 million energy efficiency and solar schemes 1 Feb 2018

    The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has today launched new measures to tackle fuel poverty and improve energy efficiency in the UK’s capital.

    Europe,Policy,Smart Cities,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  5. Ryanair to turn all its flights plastic neutral by 2023
    Ryanair to turn all its flights plastic neutral by 2023 1 Feb 2018

    As part of its ongoing makeover, Ryanair has made a new green promise pledging to eliminate non-recyclable plastics in all its operations within 5 years.

    Europe,Transport,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  6. The UK’s green economy is now worth £42.6 billion
    The UK’s green economy is now worth £42.6 billion 1 Feb 2018

    The UK’s Office of National Statistics (ONS) has released its latest survey into the size and performance of the low-carbon economy this week.

    Europe,Finance,Sustainable Energy,Sustainable Investment Forum
  7. Sustainable agriculture needs financing to unlock potential
    Sustainable agriculture needs financing to unlock potential 31 Jan 2018

    Agriculture stands at a crossroads between its current contributions to greenhouse gas emissions and the number of mouths it needs to feed in the developing world.

    Worldwide,Finance,Agriculture,Sustainable Investment Forum
  8. California to have 5 million zero-emission vehicles on its roads by 2030
    California to have 5 million zero-emission vehicles on its roads by 2030 31 Jan 2018

    Governor Jerry Brown strikes again as a US climate leader after signing an executive order mandating the state of California to deploy at least 5 million zero-emission cars by 2030.

    North America,Policy,Transport,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  9. EU lays down roadmap for sustainable finance
    EU lays down roadmap for sustainable finance 31 Jan 2018

    A group of independent experts has delivered its awaited report into making finance greener, cleaner and more sustainable.

    Europe,Finance,Sustainable Investment Forum
  10. World Rowing Federation pledges to protect UNESCO Heritage Sites
    World Rowing Federation pledges to protect UNESCO Heritage Sites 31 Jan 2018

    The World Rowing Federation has become the first global sports body to make a commitment to protect UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites.

    Worldwide,Sustainable Innovation In Sport,Sport

OUT NOW: CLIMATE ACTION 2017-18

Climate Action and UNEP are delighted to present the official Climate Action report for COP23, Bonn, Germany.

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