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30 Apr 2012 description

UN Peacekeeping Set To Benefit From New Environmental Practices, According To New UNEP Report

New York, 1 May 2012 - The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has today released the findings of a two-year analysis of how peacekeeping missions around the world affect, and are affected by, natural resources and the broader environment.

24 Aug 2011 description

Green investments in water sector could pay huge dividends for human health and food security

Green Economy Report Outlines Investment Strategies to Help Reduce Water Scarcity

Nairobi/ Stockholm, 25 August 2011 - Investing 0.16 per cent of global GDP in the water sector could reduce water scarcity and halve the number of people without sustainable access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation in less than four years, according to United Nations research released today.

12 Aug 2002 description

Growing Threats to Food Security and Human Health in South Asia Challenges World Leaders at World Summit on Sustainable Development