Last Updated: 26 October 2017 - 05:38

Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs US$4.6 trillion: study

Environmental pollution is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined.

Change Your Diet, Help Environment

You are what you eat, as the saying goes, and while good dietary choices boost your own health, they also could improve the health care system and even benefit the planet. Healthier people mean not only less disease but also reduced greenhouse gas emissions from health care.

Iran, UN underline need for increased environmental co-op

The UN resident coordinator and UNDP representative in Iran met with the chief of Iran’s Department of Environment, emphasizing the importance of greater environmental cooperation between Iran and the United Nations.

Marchers across the world demand justic for wildlife

The Global March for Elephants, Rhinos and Lions brings people in cities across the world together to demand action to save threatened wildlife from extinction

Coca-Cola Produces 110 Billion Single-Use Plastic Bottles A Year

Wherever you go on holiday, few things are as guaranteed as finding a bottle of Coca-Cola waiting for you when you arrive.
Special News
Environmental pollution is killing more people every...
You are what you eat, as the saying goes, and while...
The UN resident coordinator and UNDP representative...
The Global March for Elephants, Rhinos and Lions brings...
Wherever you go on holiday, few things are as guaranteed...
Talks with environment leaders underway in Montreal
Conference is being hosted by Canada, China and the...
Kaveh Madani, a salient Iranian environment lecturer...
Isa Kalantari, the new director of the Department of...
Since the establishment of Iran’s Department of Environment...
'Earth’s sixth mass extinction episode has proceeded...
The green group's report details at least 200 murders...
The Project Development Consultation Workshop "Combating...
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the origins of...
The Turkish government declared the dam "Ilisu" 2019...
French President Emmanuel Macron promised on Saturday...
World Health Organization calls on tobacco firms to...
Joint statement by France, Germany and Italy says deal...
Pope Francis on Wednesday gave President Trump a copy...
The world's poorest nations say the Paris climate agreement...
Small but unstoppable increases will double frequency...