08 June 2016
UNEP Welcomes Alicia Bárcena Ibarra as New Co Chair of Expert Panel on Natural Resources
Mexican diplomat and biologist Alicia Bárcena Ibarra became today the new co-chair of the International Resource Panel (IRP), a body of leading natural resource scientists and experts, hosted by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)....
25 May 2016
UN expert calls for tax on meat production
Article published in The Guardian Governments should tax meat production in order to stem the global rise in consumption and the environmental damage that goes with it, according to a UN expert. The world faces serious environmental problems if...