Stress on water resources threatens lives and livelihoods

Satellite data raises red-flag warning about the draining of underground aquifers to meet the demands of expanding populations.
Posted On 29 Jun 2015
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China bets on ‘sponge cities’ to cope with flooding and drought

The need to confront both water shortages and urban flooding has created a huge headache for Chinese city planners
Posted On 17 Jun 2015
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NASA releases detailed global climate change projections – An Update

NASA climate projections provide a detailed view of future temperature and precipitation patterns around the world from 1950 to 2100.
Posted On 13 Jun 2015
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Environmental Technology and Canada’s Oil Sands – New Call for Action

Accelerating technological development is required today to address long-term environmental footprint of oil sands, finds Expert Panel
Posted On 28 May 2015
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Waste Crime – Addressing Gaps in the Global E-Waste System

A staggering 60% to 90% of wastes are illegally traded or dumped, according to a new UNEP report
Posted On 23 May 2015
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Closing the gap between corporate GHG reduction goals and a 2°C scenario

Climate experts call on the private sector to join other leading companies in minding the carbon budget to ensure a safe and profitable future
Posted On 21 May 2015
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New study assesses 15 Canadian cities’ preparedness for flooding

In the last 30 years, Canadian insurers have doubled their client claim payments every five years because of damage caused by natural disasters.
Posted On 21 May 2015
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New ethical initiative for business signs up 150 participants

Jerusalem, Israel — (ReleaseWire) — May 15, 2015 — Konstantin Krinski, chairman of the International Businesses Standards Organization (IBSO), reports that since the official launch of its Worldwide Charter for Fair International Commerce , more than 150...
Posted On 16 May 2015
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