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UN Biodiversity Talks

2Oct2013
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18Oct2013

The Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity is hosting, from 2-18 October 2013 in Montreal, three major United Nations meetings on biodiversity. In conjunction with these meetings,...

On International Day, UN Secretary-General calls for protection of natural resources in war-torn countries

Published: 7Nov2013

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today highlighted the importance of protecting the environment in times of armed conflict, and stressed that strong natural resource governance can help...

Julian Assange (Feb. 4, 2016)

Published: 4Feb2016

"A UN panel will conclude Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is being "arbitrarily detained" in the UK, the Swedish foreign ministry has said." (BBC News)

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