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Environment and Energy | UNDP in Asia and the Pacific

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asia-pacific.undp.org - One of Asia and the Pacific’s greatest challenges is sustaining economic growth and progress on human development while achieving environmental sustainability. The region is home to 53 percent of t...

First Pacific storm of season to arrive Saturday :: The Valley News

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myvalleynews.com - RIVERSIDE - The first Pacific storm system of the wet season should affect Southern California on Saturday, bringing much cooler temperatures but not a lot of rain to Riverside County, meteorologis...

New certification scheme to ensure safety and quality of local fish produce - Channel NewsAsia

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channelnewsasia.com - SINGAPORE: The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) has introduced a certification scheme in a bid to ensure the safety and quality of local fish produce. Four fish farms have been...

Photographer Documents Effects of Plastic Waste on Birds in the Pacific

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ithinkihateplastic.com - In these horrifying photos Chris Jordon documents how adult Albatross feed their young plastic foraged from the ocean, mistaking it for food. The plastic eventually kills the baby birds. “Prix Pict...

Forest Stewardship Council under fire from green groups | News | Eco-Business

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eco-business.com - The Forest Stewardship Council Australia is under fire from an unlikely quarter, with key environment groups calling for the FSC to rescind the Controlled Wood standard accreditation granted to Wes...

New minister to focus on scrutinising forestry permits | News | Eco-Business

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eco-business.com - With the merging of the Forestry Ministry and the Environment Ministry in President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s new Cabinet, newly-appointed Environment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya Bakar faces th...

Australian government wins backing for emissions scheme | News | Eco-Business

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eco-business.com - Australia’s government has reached a compromise with independent senators and a key opposition party to secure support for a A$2.5 billion ($2.2 billion) fund to cut greenhouse gas emissions, Envir...

Act Now: Support the Recovery of Pacific Bluefin Tuna

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advocacy.pewtrusts.org - One of the ocean’s fastest and largest predators is in trouble. Decades of overfishing have left the population of Pacific bluefin tuna at just 4 percent of its historic levels. Countries in the we...

Points of focus: historic photographs from the Pacific - Sydney University Museums - The University of Sydney

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sydney.edu.au - Historic photographs from the Pacific are the result of complex cross-cultural encounters; their stories are many and varied and continue to unfold as we learn more about them. The images in this e...

AIMS AMP Reit posts second quarter DPU of 2.77 cents

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straitstimes.com - SINGAPORE - AIMS AMP Capital Industrial REIT (AA Reit) posted a distribution per unit (DPU) of 2.77 cents for the three months ended Sept 30, up 0.7 per cent from 2.75 cents a year ago. Gross reven...

Ernest Yeung : Travels - cesty - viaggi | It’s always #summer in #southern #California...

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ernesttravels.tumblr.com - It’s always #summer in #southern #California #palisades #pacific #ocean (at El Medio Bluffs overlooking Pacific Ocean)

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