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Ensuring the sound management of chemicals and wastes
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2016
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Chemicals and waste are integral to our everyday life, but they also have major impacts on the environment and human health. As the world’s population approaches 8 billion, the sound management of c .....
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Unlocking the sustainable potential of land resources: Evaluating systems, strategies and tools: Factsheet
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2016
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Better matching of land use with its sustainable potential is a “no-regrets” strategy for sustainably increasing agricultural production on existing land, targeting restoration efforts to where th .....
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释放土地资源可持续潜力 评估系统、战略与工具
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2016
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各国的政策制定者、国际发展组织、农民和环保主义者,可以利用土地评估来提高生产效率、增加 生物多样性保护的成功率,并促进创新。土地评估有 .....
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Food systems and natural resources: Smart food systems for sustainable development
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2016
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A fundamental transformation of our food systems is required if we are to meet future demands of food and quality of life for present and future generations.

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Climate change
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2016
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This factsheet This factsheet highlights how the latest assessment by UNEP and World Meteorological Organization-supported Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) concluded that climate chang .....
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Global Environmental Outlook 6 Regional Assessment for West Asia
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2016
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The factsheet highlihts the findings of the GEO 6 Regional Assessment of the state of environment in West Asia

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Global Environmental Outlook 6 Regional Assessment for Asia Pacific: Rapidly growing middle class presents severe challenge for the environment and human health in Asia and the Pacific
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2016
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The factsheet highlihts the findings of the GEO 6 Regional Assessment of the state of environment in Asia Pacific