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Tue 11/06/13
Birdie turned heads and caused a range of reactions wherever he went on Wednesday 5 June. People took photos, posed for photos, some just stared. There was no mistaking however, that Birdie was in the house.Birdie, who is City Hall’s official mascot...
Fri 07/06/13
Security Council resolution 2100, which established United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), is the first resolution to ask a peacekeeping mission to manage its own environmental impacts. 
Tue 28/05/13
IFAD have created a promotional video to showcase their new printing services that were introduced in in early 2013. The new service has been designed to simplify the process of placing printing orders, increase effectiveness and most importantly...
Wed 15/05/13
Greening the Blue has launched it's World Environment Day campaign for 2013. On 5 June, individuals and organizations around the world will be getting involved with activities to promote this year’s theme: food waste. Food waste is an often under-...
Thu 09/05/13
The UN in Iraq Goes Green: Taking a trip with the ‘Renewable Energy Travelling Roadshow’
Thu 25/04/13
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (centre) travels from New York to Washington, D.C., by train, opting for rail over flying to reduce his carbon footprint.
Mon 22/04/13
From a man in the Maldives worried about relocating his family as sea levels rise, to a polar bear in the melting artic, climate change has many faces. To celebrate International Mother Earth Day, images of people, animals, and places directly...
Fri 05/04/13
A new wind farm in India and waste management project in Colombia are set to benefit from a new partnership to offset the carbon emissions of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS...
Wed 20/03/13
20 March 2013 marks the International Day without meat. A day when everyone is encourage to experiment with a diet without meat.  UNOG decided to participate this year as part of it’s environmental policy, in order to raise awareness among all...
Tue 26/02/13
The build up to this years’ World Environment Day (5th June) is already well underway and individuals and organizations from across the globe have started to register their activities.
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