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World Wildlife Fund Convenes Organizations to Enable a Global Market for Sustainable Materials Management

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Commerce, Economics, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on World Wildlife Fund Convenes Organizations to Enable a Global Market for Sustainable Materials Management

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: World Wildlife Fund Convenes Organizations to Enable a Global Market for Sustainable Materials Management World Wildlife Fund (WWF) today announced the Cascading Materials Vision, a platform that seeks to enable a global system of efficient materials management, creating markets that better the […]

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Mexico Commits to Critical Measures to Save Vaquita

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  24/7, Agriculture, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on Mexico Commits to Critical Measures to Save Vaquita

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Mexico Commits to Critical Measures to Save Vaquita ***Versión en español abajo***    In response to the agreement signed today by the Government of Mexico, the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and the Carlos Slim Foundation to support emergency measures to conserve the critically endangered […]

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American Climate Leaders Declare “We are Still In”

By   /  June 6, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Economics, Energy, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on American Climate Leaders Declare “We are Still In”

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: American Climate Leaders Declare “We are Still In” In response to today’s announcement from over 1,000 U.S. governors, mayors, businesses, investors, and colleges and universities, declaring their intent to continue to pursue ambitious emissions reductions and work together to ensure the U.S. […]

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Extension of Gillnet Ban will not Save Vaquita

By   /  June 2, 2017  /  24/7, Agriculture, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on Extension of Gillnet Ban will not Save Vaquita

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Extension of Gillnet Ban will not Save Vaquita Mexico City, Mexico: The world’s most endangered marine mammal, the vaquita, remains under threat, despite the extension of a temporary ban on gillnets in the Upper Gulf of California, announced yesterday by the Government of […]

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World Leaders Forge Ahead on Paris Agreement Despite Uncertain United States

By   /  May 28, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Economics, Energy, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on World Leaders Forge Ahead on Paris Agreement Despite Uncertain United States

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: World Leaders Forge Ahead on Paris Agreement Despite Uncertain United States TAORMINA, Italy  – Six of the world’s largest economies today reaffirmed their support for the Paris Agreement and its continued implementation at a meeting of the G7 in Taormina, Sicily. The […]

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WWF Statement on the Introduction of The Jobs and Trade Competitiveness Act

By   /  May 27, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on the Introduction of The Jobs and Trade Competitiveness Act

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: WWF Statement on the Introduction of The Jobs and Trade Competitiveness Act DateMay 26, 2017 Media Contact In This Press Release In response to today’s introduction of H.R. 2756, The Jobs and Trade Competitiveness Act, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) issued the following […]

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Harnessing Nature to Manage Rising Flood Risk

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7, Agriculture, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on Harnessing Nature to Manage Rising Flood Risk

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Harnessing Nature to Manage Rising Flood Risk WASHINGTON – Worldwide, flood risk will continue to rise as cities grow larger and rainstorms become more intense, making conventional engineering insufficient as the sole approach to flood management.  “Natural and Nature-Based Flood Management: A […]

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Global Conservation Leaders Call on Congress to Reject Cuts to US Foreign Assistance

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MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Global Conservation Leaders Call on Congress to Reject Cuts to US Foreign Assistance Washington, D.C. – Today’s FY2018 Presidential budget request would dramatically reduce funding for US foreign assistance. If enacted, this 32% reduction would result in devastating cuts to crucial development […]

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WWF Study: Shrimp Can Be Traced Back to Their Country of Origin Though Elemental Profiling

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MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: WWF Study: Shrimp Can Be Traced Back to Their Country of Origin Though Elemental Profiling A new World Wildlife Fund (WWF) report finds that farmed shrimp from Thailand, Vietnam, and India could be traced back to their countries of origin with more […]

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Urgent Global Action Needed to Halt Vaquita Extinction

By   /  May 16, 2017  /  24/7, Agriculture, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on Urgent Global Action Needed to Halt Vaquita Extinction

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Urgent Global Action Needed to Halt Vaquita Extinction Mexico City, Mexico – With an estimated 30 or fewer individuals remaining, the vaquita porpoise is the focus of a new WWF analysis released today calling for immediate collective action to protect the species. […]

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A Step Forward for the Future of Sustainable Rubber

By   /  May 16, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on A Step Forward for the Future of Sustainable Rubber

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: A Step Forward for the Future of Sustainable Rubber In response to General Motors (GM) announcement to develop natural rubber procurement requirements, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) issued the following statement from Kerry Cesareo, vice president, forests. “In recent years natural rubber plantations […]

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WWF Statement on United States’ Progress Toward 2020 Climate Target

By   /  May 13, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economics, Energy, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, World Wildlife Fund  /  Comments Off on WWF Statement on United States’ Progress Toward 2020 Climate Target

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: WWF Statement on United States’ Progress Toward 2020 Climate Target In response to the United States’ assessment of its progress delivering on its 2020 climate target under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), World Wildlife Fund (WWF) issued the following […]

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