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Ghana developing first Biodiversity Policy to protect nature   
August 19, 2021
Source: MyJoyOnline - The dialogue was jointly held by MESTI, the UNDP Global Environment Facility Small Grants Programme and Weto Platform to identify areas of joint action in developing integrated approaches for the conservation, sustainable finance...
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UN says 1.6m people die yearly from cooking stove fumes globally   
August 18, 2021
Source: Vanguard - The UN, says at least 1.6 million people around the world die yearly of smoke-related illnesses due to inefficient cooking stoves.
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1.6m people die yearly from cooking stove fumes globally, says UN   
August 18, 2021
Source: The Punch Newspapers - The United Nations says at least 1.6 million people around the world die yearly of smoke related illnesses due to inefficient cooking stoves.
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Bhutan signs with UNDP to promote ecotourism and biodiversity   
August 15, 2021
Source: southasiamonitor.org - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Bhutan have signed a deal for a project to promote ecotourism and biodiversity in the country, The Global Environment Facility will fund the project worth $4.
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UNDP, Bhutan sign project to promote ecotourism and biodiversity   
August 13, 2021
Source: Kuensel Online - Bhutan and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed a USD 4.854 million project funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF).
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MNRE launches interest subvention scheme for energy biomethanation projects   
August 11, 2021
Source: Business Standard - MNRE on Tuesday said it has launched a loan interest subvention scheme in association with UNIDI and GEF to provide financial assistance for innovative waste to energy biomethanation projects
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Ocean Protection Gets Financial, Technical & Management Talent   
August 10, 2021
Source: Environment News Service - A new ocean conservation initiative is gathering force to protect 18 million square kilometers (seven million square miles) of the ocean over the next five years – an area twice the size of the continental United States and...
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Reversing climate change' What scientists and activists are saying about UN's 'code red' report   
August 10, 2021
Source: USA Today on MSN.com - The 3,000-page report released Monday was described by the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change as a "code red for humanity."
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Poor countries struggle to cope with climate impact   
August 08, 2021
Source: BBC News on MSN.com - Low-income countries are struggling to protect themselves against climate change, officials and experts have told the BBC. © Caribbean island countries say their ada
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Climate change: Low-income countries 'can't keep up' with impacts   
August 08, 2021
Source: BBC - Low-income countries are struggling to protect themselves against climate change, officials and experts have told the BBC. Organisations representing 90 countries say that their plans to prevent damage have already been outpaced...
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