Accomplishing Sustainable Development Goals Will Help Make Caribbean World’s First Climate-Resilient Region, Deputy Secretary-General Tells ‘United Together’ Concert

  EJ News Network 2020-10-27 19:16:29

UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s message on the occasion of the United Nations Barbados and Eastern Caribbean United Together: Shaping Our Future concert, in Barbados
Export Control Rules for animals, rabbit, ratite and wild game

  EJ News Network 2020-10-27 18:57:36

The Rules set out the operational details for regulating the exports of commodities and are based on the existing commodity orders
Wolf Poaching in Eastern Oregon

  EJ News Network 2020-10-27 14:45:10

Conservation groups and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife are offering a $6,150 reward for information concerning the poaching of a male radio-collared wolf in Baker County
River Murray provides crucial flows to the Coorong for ten years straight

  EJ News Network 2020-10-26 22:21:10

The iconic Coorong is Storm Boy country, a 140 km stretch of estuarine habitat and home to over 80 species of water birds and 40 species of fish
EPA Reapproves Dozens of Ultra-toxic Pesticides

  EJ News Network 2020-10-23 12:30:43

Some of World’s Most Dangerous Pesticides OK’d Despite Incomplete Assessments, Evidence of Far-ranging Harms to People, Protected Wildlife
Urgent Policy Actions to Address Climate Justice

  EJ News Network 2020-10-23 08:53:37

A new white paper from the National Wildlife Federation shows how environmental justice screening and mapping (EJSM) tools can be powerful allies in the fight for justice and equitable access to climate solutions
“Against the Current“explores National scope of Asian Carp Threat

  EJ News Network 2020-10-19 22:39:59

National Wildlife Federation’s “Against the Current” shows the threat of Asian carp to the Great Lakes and their current impacts in Southern and Midwestern waters
Nations fall short on biodiversity despite protected area growth – IUCN co-authored study

  EJ News Network 2020-10-07 18:48:00

Protecting biodiversity and ecosystem services globally is a challenge
Government chalking out a plan for up gradation and expansion of Zoos across the country in PPP mode: Shri Prakash Javadekar

  EJ News Network 2020-10-05 23:39:57

Marking the celebration of Wildlife Week 2020 Minister of Environment and Forest & Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar today congratulated the country for the diverse wildlife
New threatened species listing process to meet bushfire impacts

  EJ News Network 2020-10-03 16:23:10

Endangered species in the continent of Australia
IAEA Mission Detects No Radiation Increase in Beirut After Recent Blast

  EJ News Network 2020-10-02 19:33:31

The IAEA assistance mission, with the involvement of experts from Member States, conducted radiation surveys and analysis at specific sites to confirm that there were no elevated levels of radiation following the explosion
Freshwater Conservationists Worldwide Implore Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina to Permanently Protect Europe’s Last Wild Rivers

  EJ News Network 2020-10-01 22:46:31

Global Organizations Urge Government to Prohibit Construction of Small Hydropower Projects Endangering Critically Important Rivers and Rare and Endemic Wildlife
Environment Ministerial on Air Pollution and Stubble burning

  EJ News Network 2020-09-29 21:10:56

No magic bullet for mitigation of Air Pollution; Centre, States government and citizens need to work in synergy towards fighting the menace: Shri Prakash Javadekar
Embrace Circular Economy to meet Paris Climate Goals, urges Dutch Environment Minister

  EJ News Network 2020-09-28 23:31:09

45% of CO2 emissions are related to the production of goods and food; We really need to link climate change and the circular economy because if we don’t, we’re not just neglecting half of the problem, we’re also neglecting half of the solution
U.S. EPA fines Port of Oakland $300,000 for violating Ocean Dumping Act

  EJ News Network 2020-09-28 22:24:03

Contractor hired to do the dredging project will pay an additional $173,000
EU: Member States rally efforts to restore the Baltic Sea

  EJ News Network 2020-09-28 21:46:11

The Baltic Sea is severely affected by general threats like biodiversity loss and climate change, and by specific local pressures such as eutrophication, unsustainable fishing, elevated levels of contaminants, and litter, in particular plastic waste
Combating Pangolin Trafficking: WWF

  EJ News Network 2020-09-25 23:42:01

Pangolins, the most trafficked mammals in the world, are threatened as illegal wildlife trading continues
A new United Nations Multi-Partner Trust Fund for Coral Reefs

  EJ News Network 2020-09-16 22:06:11

A new, first of its kind fund to protect coral reefs was officially launched today on the sidelines of the 75th Session of the UN General Assembly
Nature-Humanity at a crossroads, UN warns

  EJ News Network 2020-09-15 23:30:03

Eight transformative changes are urgently needed to ensure human well being and save the planet, the UN warns in a major report
WWF: Staggering Number of Snares Threaten Wildlife in Southeast Asia

  EJ News Network 2020-09-14 01:23:26

A snaring crisis is decimating wildlife in Southeast Asia and increasing the risk of zoonotic disease transmission to humans, warns a new report from WWF