United Nations Initiatives
Germanwings crash captain shouted 'open the damn door'   
March 29, 2015
- timeslive.co.za - The United States will submit plans for slowing global warming to the îUnited Nationsî early this week but most governments will miss an informal March 31 deadline, complicating work on a global...
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NETL Collaborates with Partners to Produce Global Outlook on Natural Gas Hydrates   
March 29, 2015
- ENERGY INDUSTRY TODAY - Researchers at the Office of Fossil Energyâs National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) were part of an international team, including the îUnited Nationsî îEnvironmental...
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GenSight Appoints Former Technology Executive as Chief Operating Officer   
March 29, 2015
- IT Business Net - GenSight is an official participant of the îUnited Nationsî îGlobal Compactî, enabling leading corporations around the globe to improve their fundamental ability to create a more...
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That 2 Degrees Climate Goal is 'Utterly Inadequate,' Says Expert Report   
March 29, 2015
- Nature World News - Share This Story That's at least according to a commentary report recently issued by the îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî (IPCC) and published in the open access journal Climate Change...
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U.S. to submit plans to fight global warming; most others delay   
March 29, 2015
- Reuters - OSLO/WASHINGTON - The United States will submit plans for slowing global warming to the îUnited Nationsî early this week but most governments will miss an informal March 31 deadline, complicating work on a...
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Earth Hour: emails, Internet, even water add to carbon footprint   
March 29, 2015
- CTV News - Sources: "How Bad Are Bananas" by Mike Berners-Lee, Fifth Assessment Report of the UN's îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî, McAfee study "Carbon Footprint of Spam". > 1862
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The frontline in liberating child soldiers   
March 29, 2015
- The Christian Science Monitor - According to the îUnited Nationsî, the invading troops should not be surprised to find thousands of child soldiers. Last year, the recruitment of children by armed groups rose by nearly...
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Ghanaian peacekeepers are outstanding- UN   
March 29, 2015
- Ghana Web - The îUnited Nationsî today, (March 26, 2015), commended Ghana for her outstanding contributions over the years to Peacekeeping Operations in the world. The Under Secretary-General of the Department for...
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Bill C-51 gives too much power to police, CSIS   
March 29, 2015
- Terrace Standard - and the îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî without being suspected of terrorism. Yes, the issue is political but in a democracy, it is every citizenâs right and responsibility to...
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Global meet moots school milk programme   
March 29, 2015
- The Hindu Business Line - The event was jointly organized by the NDDB, the îFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nationsî (FAO), Animal Production and Health Commission for Asia and the Pacific (APHCA) and...
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