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yesterday at 17:52. Facebook
Going green has led to business success for a shoe company in Kenya: [ Web.unep.org Link ] #EnvironmentStories

“Now we are empowered, we can produce eco-friendly shoes with the quality we want."

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yesterday at 10:03. Facebook
In 2015, the world produced 322 million tonnes of plastic. That equals over 900 Empire State Buildings! Act: [ Bit.ly Link ] #CleanSeas
UNEP
02/25/2017 at 17:48. Facebook
Pristine beauty restored and a boon to business: Antigua & Barbuda bans plastic bags and sees immediate benefits. A new generation of environmental laws is in the works with UN Environment's assistance: [ Bit.ly Link ] #CleanSeas #EnvironmentStories
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02/25/2017 at 08:53. Facebook
We launched our #CleanSeas campaign to combat marine litter on Bali, Indonesia with passionate advocates for our oceans. If you weren't able to join us live for the launch, not a problem - here are some engaging moments from the campaign kickoff.

Show your commitment to #CleanSeas here: [ Cleanseas.org Link ]
Photos:UN Environment/ Shawn Heinrichs
UNEP
02/24/2017 at 17:31. Facebook
What can you do about the scourge of plastic bags? Don’t just reduce your own use, call on leaders and businesses to cut theirs for #CleanSeas: [ Bit.ly Link ]
UNEP
02/24/2017 at 12:27. Facebook
We may be losing this aquatic paradise in Xochimilico, Mexico to development & aquifer exploitation. Learn more: [ Bit.ly Link ] #conservation

An Aquatic Paradise in Mexico, Pushed to the Edge of Extinction

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UNEP
02/24/2017 at 00:30. Facebook
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02/23/2017 at 19:43. Facebook
Do you know what microplastics are? These tiny plastic particles are wreaking havoc on our oceans, but your daily choices can be the change we need: [ Cleanseas.org Link ]
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02/23/2017 at 13:20. Facebook
If we want to save our oceans, we need to fight plastic at the source. UN Environment Patron of the Oceans Lewis Pugh urges everyone to join our #CleanSeas campaign in between swims in Antarctica. Take action: [ Cleanseas.org Link ]
UNEP
02/23/2017 at 05:51. Facebook
By 2050, an estimated 99% of seabirds will have ingested plastic. The #CleanSeas campaign aims to turn the tide on plastic before it reaches our oceans & the life they support. Be part of the difference by taking action! [ Cleanseas.org Link ]
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02/23/2017 at 01:20. Facebook
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02/22/2017 at 16:30. Facebook
We're getting excited for tomorrow - be sure to tune in to Adrian Grenier's live broadcast in several hours! [ Facebook.com Link ]
UNEP
02/22/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
A pioneer in translating a greater understanding of biological diversity and its value to action, José Sarukhán of CONABIO is a Champion of the Earth. [ Bit.ly Link ] #EarthChamps
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02/22/2017 at 11:31. Facebook
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02/21/2017 at 18:54. Facebook
By 2050, there could be more plastic than fish in our oceans. We're launching the #CleanSeas campaign this Thursday to turn the tide on plastic and we will be calling on YOU to take action. How are you reducing your plastic use already? Tell us below!
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02/21/2017 at 13:40. Facebook
How can conservationists use their images and video to raise awareness on endangered species in the wild? Find out here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
UNEP
02/21/2017 at 08:19. Facebook
Oxygen levels in oceans have fallen by 2% in 50 years due to climate change, affecting marine habitat and large fish such as tuna and sharks: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Fish under threat from ocean oxygen depletion.

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UNEP
02/20/2017 at 20:42. Facebook
Is marine litter a problem where you live? Tell us below.

We're launching the #CleanSeas campaign to fight the scourge of plastic pollution on Thursday and your voice will be heard!
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02/20/2017 at 11:19. Facebook
Saiga antelopes are on the brink of extinction after a goat plague epidemic has killed over 3,000 of them in the past five months: [ Web.unep.org Link ]

Saiga antelopes on the brink of extinction.

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UNEP
02/19/2017. Facebook
#QuizonBees True or False? Leave your answers in the comments!
The commonality between maize crops and bees is that they are both self-pollinating.