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Even though Indigenous Peoples’ practices have little impact on greenhouse gas emissions and global warming, climate change and extreme weather events aggravated by the COVID-19 health crisis have had an enormous impact on their livelihoods, cultures, identities and rights.

The new...

Rome - Food security can only be achieved together with water security, the Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), QU Dongyu said today, calling for proactive actions to improve integrated water management while boosting the...

The biggest climate change event in the world is just around the corner. The 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) will kick off in Glasgow on 31 October. The

Plastic pollution is one of the most pressing environmental issues of our time, causing unprecedented harm to human and ecosystem health. The impacts of plastics in marine ecosystems – mostly originated from land – are well documented. However, there is...

FAO events @Pre-COP26
15 September 2021

Pre-COP26 is the final official ministerial meeting ahead of COP26, the UN Climate Conference which will be hosted in Glasgow in November 2021 under the presidency of the UK, in partnership with Italy.

Two COP26 preparatory events on climate change will...