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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: FAO Report Sounds Alarm on Decline of Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture

By   /  February 27, 2019  /  24-7, Agriculture & Food Security, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Capacity Building & Education, CBD, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, Crude, CTF, Culture, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, English, Environment, EU, Exploration, FAO, fish, Gas, GEF, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, governance, Intergovernmental Organization, International Financial Institution, KB, land, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, National Action, NATO, Nepal, News, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Philippines, Publication, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Science, SDGs (All), SLM, Small Island Developing States, South-Eastern Asia, Southern Asia, Sustainable Development, Sustainable Use, Systemic Issues, Trade, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: FAO Report Sounds Alarm on Decline of Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture

Source: Small Island Developing States 22 February 2019: The biodiversity that is the basis for agriculture and food production is declining rapidly. Many cultivated plants, animals and fish species that are the basis of food production are at risk of extinction. The diversity of species providing essential services to agriculture, such as pollinators and soil […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: International Resource Panel Proposes New Governance Framework for Extractive Sector

By   /  February 27, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Commodities, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, English, Environment, Exploration, Global Economy, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Industrial Development, KB, land, MIL OSI, Mining, Monitoring & Evaluation, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), SLM, Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNEA, UNEP  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: International Resource Panel Proposes New Governance Framework for Extractive Sector

Source: Small Island Developing States 19 February 2019: If carefully managed, the extractive sector presents enormous opportunities for advancing sustainable development, particularly in low-income countries. This is one of the main conclusions of the latest report of the International Resource Panel (IRP) of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP). The report will be launched at the […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNEP Outlines Integrated Actions to Tackle Soil Pollution in Preparation for UNEA-4

By   /  February 27, 2019  /  24-7, Agriculture & Food Security, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Chemicals & Wastes, Crude, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, Environment, Exploration, Follow-Up and Review, France, Gas, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 15 - Life on Land, governance, Health, KB, land, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, News, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Science, SDGs (All), SLM, Small Island Developing States, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNEA, UNEP  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: UNEP Outlines Integrated Actions to Tackle Soil Pollution in Preparation for UNEA-4

Source: Small Island Developing States February 2019: The third session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA-3) adopted a resolution requesting member States and relevant UN bodies to explore ways to address soil pollution in a more integrated manner within the global environmental, food security and agriculture, development and health agendas, “especially through preventive approaches and […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: World Day to Combat Desertification 2019

By   /  February 15, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, Crude, CTF, Culture, Desertification & Land Degradation, DJF, English, Europe, events, Exploration, Forestry, Gas, Goal 15 - Life on Land, KB, land, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, National Government, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, SDGs (All), SLM, Small Island Developing States, UNCCD, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: World Day to Combat Desertification 2019

Source: Small Island Developing States The 2019 World Day to Combat Desertification (WDCD) will mark the 25th anniversary of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). Under the slogan, ‘Let’s Grow the Future Together,’ the Day will celebrate the 25 years of progress made by countries and people in sustainable land management (SLM), and look […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Global Symposium on Soil Erosion

By   /  February 12, 2019  /  24-7, Agriculture & Food Security, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, CTF, Culture, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics, Economics & Investment, Economy, Ecosystem Approach, English, events, Exploration, FAO, Gas, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Health, IAEA, KB, land, meeting, MIL OSI, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, partnership, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Science, SDGs (All), SLM, Small Island Developing States, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNCCD, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: Global Symposium on Soil Erosion

Source: Small Island Developing States The 2019 Global Symposium on Soil Erosion (GSER19) will addresses soil erosion prevention, control and contrast for increased food security and ecosystem services in view of the achievement of SDGs 13 (climate action), 2 (zero hunger), 3 (good health and well-being), 6 (clean water and sanitation) and 15 (life on […]

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