The Amazon Forest Fires | A Global Emergency

Press Release

30th August, 2019

Rummaging Through Trash to Find Clean Energy

In 2016, humanity generated over 2 billion tonnes of waste. In the next 30 years, that figure is expected to grow to 3.4 billion.

21st August, 2019

Australia plans to set date to ban exporting plastic waste

Australian leaders agreed their strategy must seek to reduce waste, especially plastics going to landfill...

9th August, 2019

Greater Protection for Giraffes from Unregulated Trade as Numbers Fall

Giraffe conservation has taken a big step forward with the world's tallest mammals receiving enhanced protection from unregulated trade.

22nd August, 2019

Amazon Fires: Record Number Burning in Brazil Rainforest - Space Agency

Amazon Fires (Brazil): Satellite Data Showed An 84% Increase on the Same Period in 2018

21st August, 2019

Guyana and UN Environment collaborate on strategy for environmental development

Aiming to advance sustainable economic growth in Guyana while preserving the country’s vast natural capital, UN Environment, in collaboration with the Government of Guyana

30th May, 2019