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UNEP Story: Tackling a hurricane’s trail of waste

Dan Stothart, Regional Humanitarian Affairs Officer for UN Environment in Latin America and the Caribbean, flew to Dominica following the devastating hurricanes of September 2017. In his story he gives a first-hand account of the challenges facing the Caribbean island. Read More

MOOC – Environmental Security and Sustaining Peace

Natural resources and the environment as a vehicle for peace.Conflicts over natural resources and the environment are among the greatest challenges in 21st-century geopolitics. These conflicts present serious threats to human security at both the national and local levels. Natural resources and the environment can nonetheless serve as a vehicle… Read More

Joint #Envconflictday Statement: Protecting the Environment, Protecting People

Joint #Envconflictday Statement: Protecting the Environment, Protecting People. 31 NGOs and 12 experts were using the United Nations’ International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict, to call for greater progress in efforts to protect people and the environment from the impact of warfare. Read More

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