United Nations Initiatives
Socialize Lab Meat   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Jacobin - The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)’s Climate Change and Land report, released on August 8, is predictably grim. Agriculture, forestry, and other uses of land account for a quarter of all anthropogenic...
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If Ethiopia can plant 350 million trees in a day, what can we accomplish in the fight against climate change'   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: The Baltimore Sun - We’ve come to expect that reports of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) — the U.N.’s panel of climate experts from around the world — will not lead with good news, and the report released...
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No industry will be impacted by climate change worse than agriculture   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Source: The Hill - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) estimates that by 2050, 49 percent more food will need to be produced compared to 2012 global production. Add to this the fact ...
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UN report offers plenty to chew on about our food supply   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Regarding an Aug. 9 front-page story, "Climate change is eating away at our food supply": It was prompted by the release of a summary report by the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, staffed by more than...
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Ceres risk analysis of power sector calls for decarbonization by 2050   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Pensions&Investments - Dan Bakal, senior director of electric power at Ceres, said in a statement that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change recommendation was "a clarion call across the economy and set off alarm bells for many investors...
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A miserable Year of the Pig for China's hogs is godsend for American farmers   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Source: YAHOO! - It has since spread westwards to eastern and central Europe and eastward to Asia, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. After infecting hogs in China last year ...
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America's hot spots: Where extreme climate change has already arrived   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Messenger-Inquirer - The potential consequences are daunting. The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warns that if Earth heats up by an average of 2 degrees Celsius, virtually all the world's coral reefs will die; retreating ice...
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UNEP, UN Human Rights Office sign new agreement   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : UN - Environmental Programme
Source: Scoop - GENEVA (16 August 2019) – As threats to individuals and communities defending their environmental and land rights intensify in many parts of the world, the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the UN Human Rights Office have...
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Editorial: The other thing we need to do to save the planet: Eat less meat   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Tribune News Service on MSN.com - All but the most hard-core reality deniers now know how much damage we have done to the climate through the burning of fossil fuels in cars and power plants, but the report from the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change...
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UAE- DEWA releases 6th annual sustainability report   
(Saturday - August 17, 2019) Associated Profiles : UN - Global Compact
Source: Middle East North Africa Financial Network - DEWA is also implementing and adopting the 10 principles of the United Nations Global Compact while adhering to the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures ...
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