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Protecting migratory species in a rapidly changing world

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 18:34
Many animals – including birds, fish and mammals – migrate along set routes in search of food or breeding grounds. How best to protect them in a rapidly changing world is the focus of a major UN wildlife meeting which opened in Gandhinagar, India, on Monday. 

In Pakistan, Guterres urges world to step up climate action, praises support to Afghan refugees

Sun, 02/16/2020 - 20:53
UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Sunday began a three-day visit to Pakistan, recognizing the country’s decades of “outstanding generosity and solidarity” as one of the world’s largest hosts of refugees, and highlighting its commitment to climate action.  

Mobile game aims to bridge gap between citizens and leaders on climate action

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 21:47
Millions of people worldwide will get to share their views on climate action through a UN campaign launched on Thursday aimed at connecting them with Governments and policy makers. 

Climate crisis: Antarctic continent posts record temperature reading of 18.3°C

Fri, 02/07/2020 - 15:35
Fresh fears of accelerating damage to the planet’s ice sheets and sea level rise have been fuelled by confirmation from the UN’s weather agency that the Antarctic likely saw a new temperature record of more than 18°C on Thursday.