COP21

A record number of more than 170 nations attended the signing ceremony of the Paris Climate Agreement (PA) at the United Nations headquarters in New York on April 22.

The event was a significant one,...

Top scientists predict no more glaciers, more frequent rockslides and browner landscapes. They envision hotter summers, fewer ski areas and more thunderstorms on the horizon. Those projections are based on the...

A lot of champagne was popped on the night of Saturday, December 12, when diplomats from almost every country on Earth finalized the text of the historic global agreement to...

  • El 29 de abril inicia en Lima el ciclo de Diálogos entre la Ciencia y la Política
  • Ciclo de conferencias se realizará durante 2016 en Lima para el análisis de la agenda global y nacional sobre el Desarrollo Sostenible de Montañas...

Did you know that this year’s UN climate summit will be even more important than Paris?

Paris – also known as COP21 – was big, it was a huge milestone in the world’s effort to launch a global response to climate change. But it was also very high level, focused on the broader...

A record number of more than 130 countries will sign the landmark agreement to tackle climate change at a ceremony at UN headquarters on 22 April, ...

El 22 de abril líderes procedentes de todo el mundo se reunirán en la sede de las Naciones Unidas en Nueva York para firmar el histórico Acuerdo de París sobre el cambio climático.

El...

The United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) released the first two reports of a new series on regional mountain-based adaptation in order to encourage urgent action to protect mountain ecosystems from the impacts of climate...

Hundreds of representatives of indigenous peoples from all over the world – including a delegation of Forest Peoples Programme’s partners from Guyana, Kenya, Peru - attended the UNFCCC Conference of the Parties (COP21) that took place in Paris in December 2015.

Their purpose...

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