Latest News for: Environment general


South Africa ready to ensure safe, secure elections: NATJOINTS 19 May 2024
... and law enforcement operations throughout South Africa, said on Sunday that it is ready to ensure that the country's upcoming general elections will be conducted in a safe and secure environment.

Wars cause widespread pollution and environmental damage - here's how to address it in peace accords

Independent Online 19 May 2024
... including their effects on the environment ... General Assembly adopted a set of principles for protecting the environment during armed conflicts ... Integrating the environment into peace accords isn't easy.

Uganda welcomes Qatari investments in various sectors, says envoy

Gulf-Times 19 May 2024
Minister of State for Tourism Martin Mugarra Bahinduka, officials from NEMA represented by Kawala Muwereza and other senior NEMA environment officers, and Uganda Investment Authority director general Robert Mukiza.

Punjab hospitals told to implement SOPs ahead of expected rise in temperature

Dawn 19 May 2024
Further, officials were told to disseminate information to the general public on how to avoid the heat and limit outdoor activity, proper hydration and how to handle an emergency situation.

Cyprus in trouble with the European Commission about industrial emissions

Philenews 18 May 2024
The letter was sent to the competent authorities of the Republic of Cyprus by Veronica Manfredi, Director of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for the Environment.

Experts warn of disease-control challenges from climate change 18 May 2024
Around 300 experts and government officials from home and abroad joined the first Symposium on Environment and General Health & Livable Health and Longevity, sharing views and opinions under the theme ...

TMID Editorial: The power of protests

The Malta Independent 18 May 2024
... against the uprooting of trees and to protect the environment in general, to protests calling for resignations and an end to corruption.

State of the River meeting in Silverthorne to educate public on importance of well-loved Blue River

Summit Daily 18 May 2024
“The rivers are a huge part of the economy, for recreation, for fishing, and in general they’re a big part of our environment in Colorado ... in the environment is connected.”.

What public officials can do to save lives

The Manila Times 18 May 2024
Road space is prioritized for private motor vehicles, leaving other travel modes generally unsafe, uncomfortable or unattractive ... Roads need to be redesigned and transformed so that they provide a safe and comfortable travel environment for all.

Saudi Tadawul Group and Sahm Capital to collaborate on ‘Invest Wisely Program’

The Arabian Post 18 May 2024
Through a dynamic virtual platform, participants will have the opportunity to learn, engage, practice, and compete in a simulated trading environment that mirrors the real-life experience of stock market trading.

The Shooting of Prime Minister Robert Fico: A Day That Will Live in Infamy. Corruption ...

GlobalResearch 18 May 2024
Those mandates are not aimed at protecting the environment, but rather at creating absolute dependency on ... Pastreich also serves as director general of the Institute for Future Urban Environments.

Doctors, patients want options to reduce dialysis waste adding to climate change

North Shore News 18 May 2024
The 60-year-old chef endures the four-hour process every Tuesday, Thursday and Sundayat St ... "I need the rest. I've been standing for eight hours." ... Dr ... "Their general well-being, their outcome, is also what's best for the environment." ... .

Views on single-use plastic waste vary based on concern about health impacts, survey finds

GreenBiz 17 May 2024
Single-use plastic waste in the environment ... GlobeScan Radar Trends Report (survey of 29,565 people in the general public across 31 countries and territories in July‒August 2023).

Canada asks chemical plants to check pollution after leaks hit Indigenous community

Hindustan Times 17 May 2024
Unlock exclusive access to the latest news on India's general elections, only on the HT App ... "Indigenous peoples have a right to a healthy environment and too often are impacted by polluting industries.".