Friday, 18 April 2014

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Paradise lost to plastic?

Paradise lost to plastic?

18 April 2014 - Hornstrandir, the northwestern most part of Iceland has been abandoned for over a century, when the last settlers left their farms close to the Arctic Circle. On a clear day, the ice caps of the glaciers on the equally, virtually uninhabited, east coast of Greenland can... Read more

Domestic Dangers: Deterring violence and healing victims

Domestic Dangers: Deterring violence and healing victims

17 April 2014 – “A more comprehensive and targeted response to address acts of violence against women a... Read more

Brazil Kicks Off Carbon Neutral Goal for World Cup

Brazil Kicks Off Carbon Neutral Goal for World Cup

16 April 2014. The globe's biggest sporting event – the FIFA World Cup – is aiming to offset its greenhou... Read more

Settlement stalemate a status quo

Settlement stalemate a status quo

16 April 2014 - “Hebron embodies all the worst features of apartheid, colonialism and oppression that a... Read more

Ukraine must halt incitement to hatred

Ukraine must halt incitement to hatred

15 April 2014 - Misinformation, propaganda and incitement to hatred need to be urgently countered in Uk... Read more

 Flash floods and earthquakes in the Solomon Islands

Flash floods and earthquakes in the Solomon Islands

15 April 2014 – Flash floods in the Solomon Islands devastated Honiara, the nation’s capital, and the i... Read more

This month in UNRIC’s newsletter

This month in UNRIC’s newsletter

14 April 2014 - Plastic waste is the main theme of our newsletter this month. The Icelandic tourist ind... Read more

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International Mother Earth Day (22 April)

On selected International Days, UNRIC, in partnership with the GoodPlanet Foundation, post video clips from the 7 billion Others project to communicate the fears, dreams, ordeals and hopes of citizens from all over world.

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Every day should be #Happyday

Short video testimonies to bring a smile to your face - in partnership with GoodPlanet's '7 billion Others' project.

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