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McGill expert: Gaza conflict

Mon, 2014-07-21 10:14

Contact Information

Contact: Raphael Larocque-Cyr
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
Source Site: /newsroom

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

Thu, 2013-11-07 13:12

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 prevent conflict and contribute to long-term peace.

Published November 6 2013 | UN News Centre
Written by UN News 

Source Site: /sustainability

UN Biodiversity Talks

Wed, 2013-10-02 (All day) - Fri, 2013-10-18 (All day)
Price: Free

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, experts from Montreal and around the world will give a series of talks on the role business, science and traditional knowledge play in the implementation of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020.

Source Site: /sustainability