United Nations Initiatives
The Democratic Debates Showcased the Most Dangerous Form of Climate Denial   
June 29, 2019
Source: In These Times - The next decade is the time to embark on a just transition to climate safety: The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report says that we need to cut global carbon emissions in half in this ...
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Saudi-led group of oil-producing countries gets major climate report scrubbed from UN negotiations   
June 29, 2019
Source: The Independent on MSN.com - The Saudis led a loose coalition of oil-producing nations, including the US, Russia and Iran, that objected to the science behind the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). The report emphasised the need to...
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ZTE and China Telecom demonstrate 5G 8K+VR ultra-wide bandwidth experience at MWC Shanghai 2019   
June 29, 2019
Source: MENAFN - ZTE is committed to corporate social responsibility and is a member of the UN Global Compact. For more information, please visitwww.zte.com.cn
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Japan’s single-use plastic problem on display at the G20 Summit   
June 29, 2019
Source: Quartz - Japan is the world’s second-highest user per capita of plastic packaging, according to the United Nations Environment Program. It is also the host of this year’s G20 Summit, which begins ...
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Climate Change: UN Raises Alarm Over Excessive Methane Release in the Oil, Gas Operations   
June 29, 2019
Source: BellaNaija - Due to the issue of climate change, the United Nation Environmental Programme (UNEP) has raised concern on the ... In a report released ahead of the UN Climate Summit in September, it says that ‘the petroleum industry is...
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Iran Files Complaint to United Nations About U.S. Drone: Tasnim   
June 29, 2019
Source: U.S. News & World Report - The purported wreckage of a U.S. military drone is seen displayed by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) in Tehran, Iran. Tasnim News Agency/Handout via REUTERS Reuters DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran said on Friday it had formally...
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International fishing heads to foster collaboration at Russian fishery forum   
June 28, 2019
Source: Undercurrentnews.com - part in the third Global Fishery Forum in St. Petersburg, Russia, in July. This includes participants from the North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission (NEAFC), the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES), the...
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UN report on 1.5C blocked from climate talks after Saudi Arabia disputes science   
June 28, 2019
Source: climatechangenews.com - The report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) lays out the differences between 1.5C and 2C of warming – a matter of survival for many vulnerable countries including small island states which pushed for...
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Climate Chaos and Our Own Responsibilities   
June 28, 2019
Source: CounterPunch - When the UN sponsored Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change first released its famous (now banished) 1.5 C report last October, it set off alarms. Comprising the work of hundreds of the world’s leading climate...
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Global Energy Metals closes transformational deal to acquire Millennium project in Australia   
June 28, 2019
Source: Proactiveinvestors - Global Energy Metals Corporation (CVE:GEMC) (OTCMKTS:GBLEF) has closed its acquisition of the remaining interest in the Millennium project from Hammer Metals Ltd, the company announced Thursday. Complete ownership of Millennium,...
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