Israeli Sunshine Girl Gets United Nations Prize for Jewish Heart

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She puts two and two together by taking Israeli technologies and matching them with Jewish donors in the United States to fund real world green energy projects in Africa. Energy Africa devtech Innovation Africa Sivan Yaari-Borowich Solar Energy tikkun olam United States

United Nations Blames Humans for 2013?s Extreme Weather

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The newest “Status of the Climate Report” from the United Nations states that global warming is predominately caused by human activity. The climate report for 2013 was based on data Read More The post United Nations Blames Humans for 2013′s Extreme Weather appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes News People Science Top News

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United Nations Makes Leonardo DiCaprio Messenger of Peace

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Read More The post United Nations Makes Leonardo DiCaprio Messenger of Peace appeared first on Ecorazzi. Leonardo DiCaprio is taking on the new role of Messenger of Peace on Climate Change, where he''ll raise global warming awareness.

United Nations Webinar On Solar Projects in the Middle East

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Free webinar helps you understand how to secure government interest, manufacture locally, and export to Europe in order to keep your solar project rolling. It has long been established that the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) have enough solar energy to power the world.

A Non-Binding Joint Resolution for the United Nations.

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A Non-Binding Joint Resolution to Encourage the Establishment of National and International Policies and Procedures in Accord with the Operating Conditions and Principles Conducive to Life.

International airports source local farm food in 30 countries

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Eight Ways to Ensure Biodiversity on Earth: Insights from the U.N. Convention on Biological Diversity.

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10 Quotes that Encourage us to Pause & Reflect on International Day of Yoga.

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Ronaldinho Joins The United Nations In Fight Against AIDS

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Brazilian soccer star Ronaldinho has teamed up with the United Nations (UNAIDS) and Brazil’s Ministry of Health to help educate the public about HIV prevention. Even though HIV/AIDS has been around for a few decades, only 1/3 of young people have accurate knowledge on how to protect themselves. Using his star power, the attacking midfielder [.]. Causes People Sports ronaldinho

Microplastics in the sea a growing threat to human health, United Nations warns

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This is the stark warning issued by the United Nations in a report on the most dangerous environmental problems facing the world today.

If I Could Speak on Behalf of the Lives of Future Generations.

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Yoga as an Answer to Combating Climate Change.

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Challenging Ourselves to be Better at Helping Others.

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On September 19th, the United Nations General Assembly will conduct a day-long summit discussing “large movement of refugees and migrants” and the opportunity to develop a plan for a better international response.

Respecting Human Rights is Essential for Sustainable Conservation

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Gina has authored this post in support of Blog Action Day , an annual event where bloggers around the world unite on October 16 to discuss one important theme: human rights. Gina Cosentino is The Nature Conservancy’s Director of Indigenous and Communal Conservation.

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Stop using oceans as waste pool: UN’s FAO at Abu Dhabi’s Blue Economy Summit

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Plastic Eco-Brick Proposal Wins Dubai Resident a UN Citizen Ambassadorship

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Jonathan Eric Defante submitted his “One Bottle, One Life” YouTube pitch to the United Nations as a potential solution for poor recycling performance around the world. This is the script he delivered to the United Nations via YouTube: Excuse me Mr. Secretary-General.

Alliance of Civilizations - United Nations

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Exploring Misconceptions about the Islamic World – A Daily Lesson Plan on the AoC by the New York Times Learning Network In this lesson, students learn about a United Nations initiative to create the Alliance of Civilizations to resolve conflict between the East and West.

A United Nations of All Species

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United Nations -a nation for all species. The concept of the Earth as alive and full of meaning vs our current apartheid between people and the Earth.Official trailer 2013

Ritz-Carlton green campaign takes root in Riyadh ?

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US Spying a Threat to Global Climate Deal

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They are calling for President Obama to commit to no further spying on participants of the talks, accompanied by a drastically increased commitment to climate action on the part of the United States, if the talks are to succeed as they build toward another global summit at the end of 2015.

World Habitat Day 2013

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And things are even worse in other cities and towns and we do not even want to talk about the situation in most places in the United States. United Nations urban transportation World Habitat Day urban mobility urban travel

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Women, Rio+20 and the Green Future of the Middle East

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Poverty, national security, environmental problems and economic development are all influenced by women’s access to family planning resources. Business & Politics Lifestyle & Culture activism Overpopulation population growth reproductive health United Nations women women's rights

UN launches biofuels report

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Oceans Spiralling Downward, Threatening Life on Earth

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Wake up before it is too late

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Climate change “worst” is yet to come, UN report warns today

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The United Nations has issued a five years in the making report on climate change, and our future. Lifestyle Climate Change Energy Energy Efficiency fossil fuels oil United Nations

World Sees Scary Transition to Seas Full of Jellyfish, Not Fish

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The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization is saying that in fact it is over-fishing to begin with that has caused the initial bloom. Travel & Nature Black Sea Israel jellyfish Mediterranean Sea recipe Turkey United Nations

COP 21 is reminding us that everyone’s prosperity relies on nature

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This 21st ‘Conference of the Parties’ is my first direct experience of the United Nations climate summit, despite the fact that I have worked in related sectors – mostly in private enterprise – for decades.

Obama to sign U.N. Firearms Treaty the Senate rejected

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by Michael Smith (Veshengro) President Barack Obama will soon sign an international arms trade treaty that has been previously rejected by the United States Senate. The United Nations Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) establishes regulations for international arms sales. General Assembly passed the treaty on April 2nd with a vote of 153-4, with the United States voting in favor. Senate USA US Constitution United Nations Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) POTUS Obama President Obama

Israel’s Ramot Menashe Woodland New UNESCO Biosphere Reserve

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Wastewater Treatment Plant from Israel Plant Wins UN Recognition

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The plant, in combination with Israel’s national water company Mekorot , is working to improve its methods. It recently launched an advertising campaign on CNN International to coincide with the Rio+20 United Nations Conference, seeking to brand Israel as a “green county.”

There is virtually no possibility that global population will ever reach 15bn

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The world’s population will soon pass 7 Billion, and the United Nations Population Fund will mark that milestone this week by releasing its annual State of World Population report.

Earth Summit Initiators Prepping in Israel Today

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The world’s economic model is suicide, says UN Secretary General

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Business & Politics Ban Ki-moon capitalism china climate change economy Europe Global Warming UN United Nations USADescribing the world’s economic model based on insatiable consumption of resources “a global suicide pact,&# U.N.

Palestinian rappers tackle MidEast sexism

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” The video was promoted in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund, which focuses on changing sexist attitudes in the Middle East and improving reproductive health for women around the world. At least, we can unite around a catchy song.

Quick Take: The High Seas Belong to the Planet and Us All

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This week could herald the beginning of a new era in Ocean conservation, as negotiations begin at the United Nations in New York for a new legally binding treaty which could cover over half the planet – or in other words, the high seas.

United Nations Global Compact launches new management model for sustainability management

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Aligning strategies and operations with Global Compact principles [link] New York, 17 June 2010 — The United Nations Global Compact today launched the UN Global Compact Management Model , which is designed to help Global Compact signatories align their operations and strategies with both the letter and spirit of the Global Compact’s ten universally accepted principles.

Canada Cuts UNESCO Funds Based on US Law

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Palestine is neither a country nor a state, but Palestinian people living in the West Bank and Gaza are vying for their own sovereignty and recognition by the United Nations.

UN: Urban Trees Needed Everywhere

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Or the old-fashioned model of the Jewish National Fund to plant trees everywhere in Israel. But in a new move, a United Nations body urges cities of the world (and the people who live in them – that’s us!)