energy

Secretary-General Hails Launch Of Global Dryland Alliance As Effort To Address Land Degradation, Linked Challenges Of Food, Energy Security

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the launch of the Global Dryland Alliance in Doha, 14 October:

EPA Proposed Repeal of Clean Power Plan Unleashes Controversy

US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking earlier this week, proposing to repeal the Clean Power Plan (CPP), an Obama administration initiative. In a nutshell, EPA has propose...Read More

Strengthening Global Support For Decade Of Ocean Science At UN General Assembly

article_ungasideevent.jpg © UNESCO On 25 September 2017, the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO and the Permanent Missions of the Maldives and Norway to the United Nations organized a side event to the UN General Ass...Read More

Humanitarian Relief: The Most Urgent Reason For Trade Facilitation

Not every country can go it alone. Trained personnel, equipment, and assets must be deployed to conduct rescue missions, provide relief to victims, and assist with recovery and reconstruction efforts. Just before Hurricane Irma made landfal...Read More

United Nations Partnerships With Private Sector On Clean Energy, Food Security, Vital For Achieving 2030 Agenda, Secretary-General Tells Concordia Summit

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the Concordia Annual Summit, in New York today:

Secretary-General, In Message To International Atomic Energy Agency, Stresses Need To Fully Support Continued Monitoring Of Iranian, Korean Nuclear Programmes

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message, as delivered by Tom Markram, Deputy to the High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, to the sixty-first General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), in ...Read More

New Permanent Observer For International Renewable Energy Agency Presents Letter Of Appointment

The new Permanent Observer for the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), Yera Ortiz de Urbina, presented her letter of appointment to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.

The Eurasian Economic Union and the European Union

This volume analyzes the evolution of geo-political and economic integration in the Eurasian area. The Eurasian integration is a growing phenomenon and the largest scale analysis proves necessary to avoid simplistic judgments based only on ...Read More

Transformative Constitutionalism in Latin America

Transformative Constitutionalism in Latin America The Emergence of a New Ius Commune Edited by Armin von Bogdandy, Eduardo Ferrer Mac-Gregor, Mariela Morales Antoniazzi, Flavia Piovesan, and Ximena Soley Author Information Armin von Bogdand...Read More

International Climate Change Law

International Climate Change Law Daniel Bodansky, Jutta Brunnée, and Lavanya Rajamani Author Information Daniel Bodansky, Foundation Professor, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law Daniel Bodansky is a Foundation Professor at the Sandra Day O...Read More

International Climate Change Law

International Climate Change Law Daniel Bodansky, Jutta Brunnée, and Lavanya Rajamani Author Information Daniel Bodansky, Foundation Professor, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law Daniel Bodansky is a Foundation Professor at the Sandra Day O...Read More

PERU NEEDS NEW THINKING ON BUSINESS CONFLICTS TO IMPROVE HUMAN RIGHTS – UN EXPERTS

20 July 2017 Spanish version GENEVA / LIMA (Issued as received) – The Government of Peru and big businesses need to break with past methods of dealing with social conflict to improve the country’s human rights record, a team of United Natio...Read More