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Sep 25, 2018 5:27 AM ET Countries On the Frontline of Climate Change Impact Call for Stronger Mitigation Commitments iCrowdNewswire - Sep 25, 2018 - By Desmond Brown     Damage caused by Hurricane Irma in Road Town, on the British Virgin Island of Tortola. Caribbean leaders want larger countries to pick up the pace at which they are working to meet the climate change challenge and keep global warming from devastating whole countries. Courtesy:. (more...)

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Sep 22, 2018 4:57 AM ET Recognising the Debilitating Nature Conflict Has on Food Security iCrowdNewswire - Sep 22, 2018 - By Busani Bafana     For many people affected by conflict, agriculture is their only means of survival, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Credit: Busani Bafana/IPS BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, Sep 21 2018 (IPS) - Nyalen Kuong and her daughters fled to safety after an. (more...)

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Sep 22, 2018 4:11 AM ET Experts Call For Global Momentum on Gender Parity iCrowdNewswire - Sep 22, 2018 - By Miriam Gathigah       Mary Wanja, a farmer at Ngangarithi, Kenya, using water from a stream to water her produce. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) indicates that the face of farming is still very much female comprising at least 45 percent of the agricultural. (more...)

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Sep 21, 2018 11:12 AM ET Freezing Inside UAE’s High Rise Buildings While Temperatures Soar Outside iCrowdNewswire - Sep 21, 2018 - By Amna Khaishgi     The United Arab Emirates is also paying the price of rapid economic development in terms of climate change. Air-conditioning has proved to be a major challenge to climate change mitigation and because of the rise in temperatures in Dubai, most new buildings have air-conditioning. Credit:. (more...)

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Sep 21, 2018 11:05 AM ET GGGI awarded A+ rating by DFID for the first time iCrowdNewswire - Sep 21, 2018 - By GGGI     SEOUL, South Korea, Aug 1 2018 (GGGI) - The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) has received an A+ rating in the UK Department for International Development (DFID)’s 2017 Annual Review, highlighting the excellent progress made last year. The United Kingdom is a founding Member of GGGI,. (more...)

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Sep 21, 2018 9:48 AM ET Unfinished Business – Nurture entrepreneurs, connect the dots between youth, innovation, and jobs toward green growth iCrowdNewswire - Sep 21, 2018 - By Juhern Kim     Juhern Kim is Manager, Greenpreneurs Program Sep 20 2018 (GGGI) - It was the summer time in 2011, when I visited the rural town called Takéo for the first time, located in the southwest of Cambodia, about 90 km away from Phnom Penh, the capital. (more...)

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Sep 21, 2018 5:59 AM ET Dubai Reduces NOx Emissions by 63 Percent in 2017 iCrowdNewswire - Sep 21, 2018 -     DUBAI, August 15th, 2018 (WAM) — Dubai made a reduction in nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions by 63 percent in 2017, compared with 2007, and an improvement in the cumulative efficiency between 2006 and 2017 by 28.87 percent, equivalent to a reduction of 43.9 million tonnes of carbon dioxide. (more...)

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Sep 20, 2018 7:15 AM ET Why India’s Solar Water-Drawing ATMs and Irrigation Pumping Systems Offer Replicable Strategies iCrowdNewswire - Sep 20, 2018 - By Ranjit Devraj      A man draws water from a solar-powered water ATM in New Delhi’s Savda Ghevra slum settlement. Thanks to these machines, which allow users to withdraw water with a rechargeable card, waterborne diseases have become less frequent here. Credit: Ranjit Devraj/IPS NEW DEHLI, Aug 28 2018. (more...)

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Sep 20, 2018 7:09 AM ET How Safe Drinking Water in Rural Vanuatu Will Save Women Time While Aiding in Economic Development iCrowdNewswire - Sep 20, 2018 - By Nalisha Adams     JOHANNESBURG, Aug 27 2018 (IPS) - Access to safe water for drinking and an adequate supply of water for other purposes is challenging in the rural areas of Vanuatu. A new project, that uses solar water pumping technology, will save time and energy for rural. (more...)

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Sep 20, 2018 6:52 AM ET MoE’s Donation Brings Clean Water to Local Populations in Albania, Kyrgyzstan and India iCrowdNewswire - Sep 20, 2018 -     ABU DHABI, August 28th, 2018 (WAM) — Thanks to a donation by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Economy (MoE), local populations in Albania, Kyrgyzstan and India have gained access to clean and safe drinking water. Employees at the ministry donated funds to the Emirates Red Crescent. (more...)

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Sep 16, 2018 6:01 AM ET India Named Guest of Honour at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair 2019 iCrowdNewswire - Sep 16, 2018 -     ABU DHABI, 14th August, 2018 (WAM) — The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has designated India as the guest of honour for the 29th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF), which is held under the patronage of Sheikh Mohamed. (more...)

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Sep 15, 2018 7:00 AM ET UAE Food Security Minister discusses alternative food, research governance during Australia visit iCrowdNewswire - Sep 15, 2018 - By WAM     DUBAI, Aug 18 2018 (WAM) - Mariam Hareb Almheiri, Minister of State for Food Security, concluded her trip to Queensland and New South Wales, Australia, by meeting with high-level federal government officials and visiting innovative private sector food production facilities to discuss important issues relating to. (more...)

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Sep 15, 2018 6:57 AM ET Dar Al Ber Society Launches 91 Humanitarian Projects in Ghana, Ivory Coast iCrowdNewswire - Sep 15, 2018 -     DUBAI, August 16th, 2018 (WAM) — The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Dar Al Ber Society has launched and supported 91 humanitarian and charity projects in the Ivory Coast and Ghana, as part of its development and charity efforts in Africa. The projects aim to promote the teachings and. (more...)

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Sep 15, 2018 5:48 AM ET UAE, Singapore discuss cooperation in food security iCrowdNewswire - Sep 15, 2018 - By WAM   DUBAI, Aug 13 2018 (WAM) - Mariam Hareb Almheiri, Minister of State for Future Food Security, has discussed, with several Singaporean officials, cooperation in the area of food security between the UAE and Singapore, exchanging knowledge, best international practices, and how to benefit from their efforts. Their. (more...)

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Sep 14, 2018 6:53 AM ET VPS Healthcare Donates USD7 Million to UAE’s Kerala Emergency Relief Campaign iCrowdNewswire - Sep 14, 2018 - ABU DHABI, August 21st, 2018 (WAM) — Dr Shamsheer Vayalil, Chairman and Managing Director of the United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based VPS Healthcare, has donated AED26 million (USD7 million) towards the relief campaign for Kerala in the aftermath of the most devastating floods to affect the South Indian state in over. (more...)

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Sep 14, 2018 5:55 AM ET Suqia Provides Clean Water to Millions Globally iCrowdNewswire - Sep 14, 2018 - DUBAI, August 18th, 2018 (WAM) – The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Water Aid (Suqia) continues to support the UAE’s humanitarian aid efforts, while carrying on the legacy of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, by providing potable water to millions of individuals around the world. This year’s theme. (more...)

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Sep 14, 2018 5:50 AM ET World Green Economy Summit to highlight role of public-private leaderships in driving green growth iCrowdNewswire - Sep 14, 2018 - By WAM     DUBAI, Aug 6 2018 (WAM) - The transformation to a green economy needs fundamental cooperation of both the private and public-sector leaderships, and this responsibility will be highlighted at the annual World Green Economy Summit, WGES 2018. WGES, which will be held 24th – 25th October,. (more...)

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Sep 14, 2018 5:43 AM ET EmiratesGBC Urges Entities Region-Wide to Commit to Net Zero Carbon Buildings iCrowdNewswire - Sep 14, 2018 -     DUBAI, August 30th, 2018 (WAM) — Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green building practices, has called upon all businesses, entities, and cities in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the region to formally endorse and sign. (more...)

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Sep 14, 2018 5:11 AM ET Effective management of water resources in Arab World key to future growth and stability: WB-FAO iCrowdNewswire - Sep 14, 2018 - By WAM     STOCKHOLM, Aug 28 2018 (WAM) - Water scarcity in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region can either be a destabilizing factor or a motive that binds communities together, according to a new joint report from the United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and. (more...)

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Sep 14, 2018 5:08 AM ET 18 mil millones de galones de agua producidos en Sharjah en primera mitad de 2018 iCrowdNewswire - Sep 14, 2018 - SHARJAH, 16 ago 2018 (WAM) – La cantidad de agua producida en el emirato de Sharja durante la primera mitad de 2018 alcanzó más de 18,308.9 mil millones de galones de agua, según las últimas estadísticas emitidas por la Autoridad de Agua y Electricidad de Sharjah (SEWA, en inglés). Las. (more...)

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Sep 14, 2018 5:07 AM ET Abu Dhabi recibe premio en la Feria Internacional del Libro de Beijing 2018 iCrowdNewswire - Sep 14, 2018 -     ABU DHABI, 28 ago 2018 (WAM) – El Departamento de Cultura y Turismo de Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi), ganó el Premio ‘Mejor Pabellón’ en la Feria Internacional del Libro de Beijing (BIBF, en inglés), una de las ferias de libros internacionales más grandes del mundo. La participación. (more...)

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Sep 14, 2018 5:06 AM ET Media Luna realiza operaciones de rescate para personas afectadas por inundaciones en Sudán, India, Indonesia iCrowdNewswire - Sep 14, 2018 -     ABU DHABI, 16 ago 2018 (WAM) – Respondiendo a llamamientos urgentes de la comunidad internacional, la Media Luna Roja de los Emiratos (ERC, en inglés) ha proporcionado refugios, tiendas de campaña, cubiertas y alimentos a los damnificados por las inundaciones que afectaron a muchas provincias en el este. (more...)

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Sep 14, 2018 5:05 AM ET 13 autores emiratíes lanzados al mercado del libro en portugués iCrowdNewswire - Sep 14, 2018 -     SAO PAULO, 8 ago (WAM) – Es la primera vez que las obras de 13 destacados autores contemporáneos de los Emiratos Árabes Unidos (EAU) se han traducido al portugués y se han puesto a disposición de la comunidad de lectores, amantes de los libros y apasionados de la. (more...)

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Sep 14, 2018 5:03 AM ET Donación del MoE para aportar agua limpia a poblaciones locales en Albania, Kirguistán e India iCrowdNewswire - Sep 14, 2018 -     ABU DHABI, 29 ago 2018 (WAM) – Gracias a una donación del Ministerio de Economía (MoE) de los Emiratos Árabes Unidos (EAU), las poblaciones locales de Albania, Kirguistán e India han tenido acceso a agua potable limpia y segura. Los empleados del Ministerio donaron fondos a la Media. (more...)

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Sep 13, 2018 4:10 PM ET Ministro de Cambio Climático encabeza delegación de EAU en visita oficial a Australia, Nueva Zelanda iCrowdNewswire - Sep 13, 2018 -     DUBAI, 11 ago (WAM) – Una delegación de EAU de alto nivel, encabezada por Thani bin Ahmed Al-Zeyoudi, ministro de Cambio Climático y Medio Ambiente, visitará Australia y Nueva Zelanda del 12 al 17 de agosto para explorar nuevas áreas de colaboración y conocer las mejores prácticas en. (more...)

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Sep 12, 2018 4:14 PM ET Q&A: Achieving Sustainable Goals: “In the End it is All About People. If People Want, it Will Happen.” iCrowdNewswire - Sep 12, 2018 - By Manipadma Jena   Manipadma Jena interviews the Deputy Director and Water Sector Lead at the Global Green Growth Institute's (GGGI) Investment and Policy Solutions Division, PETER VOS. On Bangladesh's extensive estuaries, millions of poorest climate vulnerable families eke out a paltry living from inter-tidal fishing like this father-son team. (more...)

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