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UNEP and EU bank join forces to slash marine and coastal pollution   
July 02, 2022
Source: Energy Live News - The €5m initiative aims to promote adequate water, wastewater, solid waste and industrial emissions management in the Southern Mediterranean region
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Financial aggregation can help address the triple threat of climate change, environmental degradation, and social inequalities   
July 02, 2022
Source: India Education Diary - Linking Global Finance to Small-Scale Clean Energy, a new report released by UNDP's Climate Aggregation Platform today, finds that financial aggregation remains nascent in the distributed renewable energy sector.
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Dire state of ocean’s health met with tide of pledges at UN Ocean Conference,   
July 02, 2022
Source: UN News Centre - The five-day UN Ocean Conference ended today with more than 150 countries collectively agreeing to scale up science-based and innovative actions to address the ocean emergency. This agreement, together with bold commitments from...
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1 July: The Week in Australian Foreign Affairs   
July 01, 2022
Source: Australian Institute of International Affairs - Albanese attends NATO Leaders’ Summit Meeting and will meet with Macron in Paris, Wong visits Malaysia and Vietnam, Plibersek addresses the UN Ocean Conference, and more.
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Inside the push to eliminate lead from paint   
July 01, 2022
Source: unep.org - New UNEP guidelines help companies reformulate their paints to eliminate lead, which is especially toxic to children.
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Message from the High Commissioner of Canada on the Occasion of Canada Day   
July 01, 2022
Source: The Daily Mirror - Happy Canada Day! Today, Canadians celebrate together our country’s achievements and hopefully have some fun doing it. We also reflect on the challenges that we face as we look to build a better Canada.
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Saving sea turtles paramount to maintaining healthy marine ecosystem   
June 30, 2022
Source: Antara News - Sea turtles are crucial for a healthy marine ecosystem, though they face risks of being endangered due to human activities, comprising unselective fisheries,
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Mountain landscape project nearing completion   
June 30, 2022
Source: The Hindu - Project taken up by the State government in association with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Global Environment Facility (GEF) being implemented in 11 panchayats in Idukki, Ernakulam and Thrissur with a...
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Nigeria to Benefit from FAO’s $18m Global Environment Facility Fund   
June 29, 2022
Source: This Day - Nigeria and four other countries are expected to benefit from $18 million Global Environment Facility (GEF) Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) led projects. The fund is comprised of three new projects in Nigeria,
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GEF Supports FAO-led Projects in Nigeria, Others with $18m   
June 29, 2022
Source: This Day - The Global Environment Facility (GEF) to approve three FAO-led projects in five countries, totalling $18 million in funding. The three new projects in Nigeria, Venezuela and a regional initiative encompassing Malawi, Mozambique,...
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