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CEM8 Calls for Shared Global Leadership on Clean Energy

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: CEM8 Calls for Shared Global Leadership on Clean Energy 8 June 2017: Energy ministers and high-level representatives from 24 countries and the EU, as well as representatives from international organizations and the private sector convened for the eighth Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM8) meeting to […]

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Policy Brief: Monthly Forecast: June 2017

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: Policy Brief: Monthly Forecast: June 2017 Ready? Set. Go! SDG decision-making processes hit high gear at the start of June 2017, and will gather momentum as the sustainable development community prepares for the July meeting of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development […]

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Events on Last Day of Conference Address Marine Litter, Arctic Resilience, SeaBOS Initiative

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: Events on Last Day of Conference Address Marine Litter, Arctic Resilience, SeaBOS Initiative 9 June 2017: On the final day of the UN Ocean Conference, side events addressed, inter alia: marine plastic litter in small island developing States (SIDS); Arctic ocean resilience; the Seafood […]

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Side Events Address Ocean Knowledge, Marine Pollution, Blue Economy, Investment Opportunities

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: Side Events Address Ocean Knowledge, Marine Pollution, Blue Economy, Investment Opportunities 8 June 2017: On the fourth day of the UN Ocean Conference side events addressed: ocean knowledge; upstream considerations in Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 14 (life below water); oceans, climate and the blue […]

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World Oceans Day Celebrated at UN Ocean Conference

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: World Oceans Day Celebrated at UN Ocean Conference 8 June 2017: On the penultimate day of the UN Ocean Conference, UN Member States celebrated World Oceans Day with calls for action to ensure a healthy and productive ocean for future generations. Plenary sessions featured […]

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IRENA, China Cooperate on Accelerating Energy Transition

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: IRENA, China Cooperate on Accelerating Energy Transition 7 June 2017: The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC), the world’s largest utility, agreed to enhance cooperation on advancing the energy transition under, inter alia, the Paris Agreement on […]

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Rising Powers of the South, Stakeholders Pledge Enhanced Support for Paris Agreement, 2030 Agenda

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: Rising Powers of the South, Stakeholders Pledge Enhanced Support for Paris Agreement, 2030 Agenda 7 June 2017: In a ‘Joint Statement on Commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement’ following President Trump’s announcement of US’ withdrawal from the Paris Agreement on climate change, scholars from […]

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Global Electric Vehicles Sales Surge, but Emissions from Transport Rise Faster

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: Global Electric Vehicles Sales Surge, but Emissions from Transport Rise Faster 7 June 2107: The transportation sector is responsible for 14% of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Reducing emissions from transport is therefore an important part of any strategy to combat climate change and […]

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US Federal States, Cities Commit to Upholding Paris Agreement

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Small Island Developing States Headline: US Federal States, Cities Commit to Upholding Paris Agreement 6 June 2017: Following President Trump’s announcement of US’ withdrawal from the Paris Agreement on climate change made on 1 June 2017, a number of US federal states and cities passed legislation or pledged action […]

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More Levels, and more way to contribute for Local Guides

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MIL OSI Economics – Source: Google Headline: More Levels, and more way to contribute for Local Guides Luis Duran, from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, is passionate about helping people with disabilities better navigate and explore his city. Kim Flowers, in Melbourne, Australia, believes everyone should think locally and prides herself on helping businesses in her […]

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Verizon completes Yahoo acquisition, creating a diverse house of 50+ brands under new Oath subsidiary

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MIL OSI Economics – Source: Verizon Headline: Verizon completes Yahoo acquisition, creating a diverse house of 50+ brands under new Oath subsidiary NEW YORK – Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) today completed its acquisition of the operating business of Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO). Verizon has combined these assets with its existing AOL business to […]

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Trade Policy Review: Nigeria

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MIL OSI Economics – Source: World Trade Organisation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Trade Policy Review: Nigeria The following documents are available: Secretariat report A detailed report writtenindependently by the WTO Secretariat. Government report A policy statement by the governmentof the member under review. From the meeting The Secretariat and Government reportsare discussed by the WTO?s […]

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