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World Forestry Congress to open discussion on forests, climate change   
May 02, 2022
Source: The Korea Herald - Global Environment Facility and International Renewable Energy Agency. Government officials, international and civil society organizations, representatives from academia and businesses are also ...
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Community-based projects in the Caribbean tackling climate change - UN   
May 02, 2022
Source: The Jamaica Observer - The UN said that, in early April, 29 countries pledged more than US$5 billion to the UN-backed Global Environment Facility (GEF). The Fund said this was “record support, providing a major boost to international efforts to...
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UN report: Land degradation now affects half the world’s population and economy   
April 30, 2022
Source: ???? - The COP will also be attended by a number of funding bodies, including the UN’s Global Environment Facility, the Green Climate Fund, the World Bank and African Development Bank, according to Medel. On the new report, Medel...
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More artificial Lake St Lucia estuary breaches on the cards   
April 29, 2022
Source: Daily Maverick on MSN.com - The review found that the breach was contrary to the Global Environment Facility (GEF) scientific team recommendations that no artificial breaching should occur. However, iSimangaliso Wetland Park Authority had performed the...
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Six Cities and Local Governments Accelerating Zero Carbon Buildings   
April 28, 2022
Source: The City Fix - Sitabuldi Market in Nagpur, India, one of the new cities in the Zero Carbon Building Accelerator working to advance building decarbonization goals. Photo by Gppande/Wikimedia Commons While building construction and operations are...
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Saving Planet Earth through climate financing, action & cooperation   
April 28, 2022
Source: NEWS ON AIR - Bhupender Yadav on April 26 met Aminath Shauna, Maldives’ Minister of Environment, Climate Change, and Technology. Their discussion focused on issues relating to vulnerabilities of climate change, cooperation on climate...
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Korea Forest Service has growing expectations for world congress   
April 28, 2022
Source: joongang - When Choi Byeong-am was appointed minister of the Korea Forest Service (KFS) in early 2021, it was an unstable time for the government agency he had dedicated his life to for nearly three decades.
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Global forestry leaders to discuss green future in Seoul   
April 27, 2022
Source: koreatimes.co.kr - Choi Byeong-am, minister of the Korea Forest Service (KFS), said the 15th World Forestry Congress (WFC), which will take place in Seoul from May 2 to 6, will bring global forestry leaders together to share forest and...
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DENR, UNDP team up to enhance resilience of community-based organizations   
April 27, 2022
Source: Gov - Sampulna underscored the importance of building the resilience of community-based organizations (CBOs) in undertaking conservation and livelihood interventions as the country launched the Seventh Operational Phase of the United...
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Building immediate resiliency for a more robust economy   
April 26, 2022
Source: Vietnam Investment Reviev - Vietnam’s economy has reaped relatively positive growth for Q1. Caitlin Wiesen, resident representative in Vietnam for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), talked with VIR’s Nguyen Dat about the economic...
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