Category Archives: United Nations

Climate change: UN backs fossil fuel divestment campaign | Environment | The Guardian

Climate change: UN backs fossil fuel divestment campaign | Environment | The Guardian.

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Human Rights Day, 10 December

The UN General Assembly proclaimed 10 December as Human Rights Day in 1950, to bring to the attention ‘of the peoples of the world’ the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as the common standard of achievement for all peoples and … Continue reading

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U.N. Panel Issues Its Starkest Warning Yet on Global Warming – NYTimes.com

U.N. Panel Issues Its Starkest Warning Yet on Global Warming – NYTimes.com.

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IPCC report: six graphs that show how we’re changing the world’s climate | Environment | The Guardian

IPCC report: six graphs that show how we're changing the world's climate | Environment | The Guardian.

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U.N.’s Post-2015 Agenda Skips the Right to Water and Sanitation – Inter Press Service

U.N.'s Post-2015 Agenda Skips the Right to Water and Sanitation – Inter Press Service.

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Church and Nuclear Weapons

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Welcome

Copenhagen Conference We are working on the site.  This post is going up on October 14, 2009.  I hope to place a statement here about the Copenhagen Conference on Climate which is to take place in December.  We urge all … Continue reading

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