United Nations Initiatives
Future Science Holdings Inc. Attends United Nations UNCA Awards   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : United Nations - All Programs
Source: YAHOO! - NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / December 10, 2019 / Future Science Holdings, Inc. (OTC PINK:FUTS) was represented at United Nations UNCA award ceremony. Future Science Holdings, Inc. CEO Luis Rodriguez attended the 2019 Annual United...
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Greenland ice melt putting 40 million people at greater risk than previously thought   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: BBC Focus - That is 40 million more than the numbers predicted by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), a UN organisation evaluating scientific research on global warming. A new study shows that Greenland’s ice is...
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Greenland ice losses rising faster than expected   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: 7th Space - Greenland is losing ice seven times faster than in the 1990s and is tracking the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's high-end climate warming scenario, which would see 40 million more people exposed to coastal flooding by...
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FAO, ULRP Provides Iranian Experts with Advanced Skills on Evapotranspiration Mapping   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Source: Fars News Agency - TEHRAN (FNA)- As part of the “Integrated Programme for Sustainable Water Resources Management in the Urmia Lake Basin,” the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and Urmia Lake Restoration...
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Firmenich Signs UN Global Compact Action Platform for Decent Work in Global Supply Chains   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : UN - Global Compact
Source: PR Newswire - is proud to announce it is the first in its industry to sign the United Nations (UN) Global Compact Action Platform for Decent Work in Global Supply Chains. As one of the world's 36 UN LEAD companies, Firmenich actively advances ...
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IOC and sports movement pledge support for refugees ahead of first-ever Global Refugee Forum   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : UN - Global Compact
Source: Olympic Games - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, today announced that a movement consisting of over ... The current list of signatories can be found here. The Global Compact on Refugees, the...
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Greenland Losing Ice 7 Times Faster Than in 1990s – Lost 3.8 Trillion Metric Tons of Ice Since 1992   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: SciTech Daily - Greenland is losing ice seven times faster than in the 1990s and is tracking the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s high-end climate warming scenario, which would see 40 million more people exposed to coastal...
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GRI launches new tax reporting standard   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : UN - Global Reporting Initiative GRI
Source: bernama.com - KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 5 -- Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) has launched a new tax reporting standard that seeks to ensure multinationals are much clearer about how much – and where – they pay their taxes has received...
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FAO Director-General kicks off International Mountain Day   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Armed robbery in Revesby - Our mountain ecosystems, and their benefits for the planet, are under threat,” the Director-General said. According to a recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report, climate change is triggering the retreat of...
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Impossible Foods accepts 2019 United Nations Global Climate Action Award   
(Wednesday - December 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : United Nations - All Programs
Source: Fox Business - Silicon Valley food tech startup Impossible Foods accepted a major environmental award from the United Nations Tuesday as the company works to boost awareness of food’s environmental impact. Continue Reading Below...
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