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International Day for Biological Diversity!

22 May 2018
The Value of Biodiversity While there is a growing recognition that biological diversity is a global asset of tremendous value to present and future generations, the number of species is being significantly reduced by certain human activities. The Convention on Biological...

World bee day

20 May 2018
Slovenia proposed that the United Nations (UN) proclaim 20 May as World Bee Day. On 20 December 2017, following three years of efforts at the international level, the UN Member States unanimously approved Slovenia’s proposal, thus proclaiming 20 May...

IAEA Competition Seeks Young People's Ideas on Nuclear and Radiological Emergency Communication

18 May 2018
The International Atomic Energy Agency is seeking students and early career professionals’ ideas on how to communicate on nuclear and radiological emergencies. The competition to collect innovative ideas is open for submissions until 15 June. How can communication support nuclear or...

Nominate Your Favorite Species and Help Save It!

18 May 2018
Today is Endangered Species Day! Earth Day Network has chosen today to announce that Earth Day 2019 will focus on the need to protect and save all species. We are asking for your input! Everyone has an animal or plant species that...

UNFF MGCY Work Plan

14 May 2018
On 10 May 2018, the United Nations Forum on Forest (UNFF) Major Group for Children and Youth (MGCY) launch their work plan 2018-2022 to support the Forum in its delivery of the Global Forest Goals by 2030. These suggested tweets...