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Environmental Costs | Costs of War

See on Scoop.it – Oven Fresh The goal of the Costs of War project has been to outline a broad understanding of the domestic and international costs and consequences of the wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Pakistan. rajendrashende‘s insight: The impacts of war and internal conflicts are always measured in terms of deaths of humans ...

Wine industry leading way on climate adaptation – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

See on Scoop.it – Oven Fresh A study finds some Australian wine producers leading the world in preparing for future climate change. (RT @OSHEMSolutions Is the Australian wine industry leading the world on climate change? rajendrashende‘s insight: I have also observed wine industry in Europe doing advanced preparation and adaptation for last decade. We have ...

UNEP-China Cooperation Solidifies With Shanghai Agreement on Green Economy, Fighting Illegal Wildlife Trade and Youth Engagement – UNEP

See on Scoop.it – Oven Fresh Senior Chinese and UNEP Officials Ink Deals at Opening of Green Shanghai Art Photography Exhibition on Eve of Governing Council Meeting (RT @UNEP: UNEP-China Cooperation Solidifies With Shanghai Agreement on Green Economy, Fighting Illegal Wildlife… rajendrashende‘s insight: Major achivement and milestone in China’s Green History and UNEP’s unitring efforts ...

Largest-Ever Climate Change Rally In DC

See on Scoop.it – EnergySecurity Concerned citizens are in the nation’s capital for one of the largest-ever rallies to draw attention to climate change. Called Forward on Climate its organizers 350.org, Sierra Club, and the Hip Ho… rajendrashende‘s insight: Read http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/local/item/51050     See on www.alan.com

IMF Chief: ‘Unless We Take Action On Climate Change, Future Generations Will Be Roasted, Toasted, Fried And Grilled’

See on Scoop.it – oven fresh – climate change news Another day, another icon of the global financial system becomes a climate hawk. You may recall World Bank President Jim Yong Kim said of the climate crisis: “If there is no action soon, the future will become bleak.” Turns out IMF managing director Christine Lagarde is also a climate hawk — ...

ASRAE

ASHRAE, United Nations Partner on Emission Reduction ATLANTA – On the occasion of the global celebration of World Environment Day (5 June), two international organisations focused on the environment have joined forces to reduce emissions and encourage energy-efficient refrigeration and air conditioning systems and building designs. This agreement takes place in the highly symbolic year ...