Environmental Policy Specific news releases regarding domestic and international environmental policies are included in this section. Stories will focus on general interest topics, as well as targeted policy concerns and environmental programs.

Latest Environmental Policy

09 Oct, 2018, 07:00 BST The Jane Goodall Institute Launches ForeverWild Campaign

International NGO founded by Dr. Jane Goodall raises awareness to protect species from trafficking With the imminent publication of Horizon...


24 Sep, 2018, 10:07 BST Global Maker and Innovator Community to Solve USD $1 Million Call for Action

The Mohammed bin Rashid Initiative for Global Prosperity launches Four Global Maker Challenges in New York - The initiative invites...


24 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST Significant Strides Made in Thailand's Battle against IUU Fishing

Ministry of Foreign Affairs unveils the Thai government's efforts in fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in the...


20 Sep, 2018, 16:15 BST IFCO Launches Sustainability Certificate for Retailers

IFCO, the leading global provider of reusable packaging solutions for fresh foods, announced that it is inaugurating a sustainability...


20 Sep, 2018, 11:30 BST Enerkem Commits to Taking Action on Ocean Plastics Waste

- Waste-to-biofuels company pledges to help advance climate action, and endorses the Ocean Plastics Charter, during the G7 Environment,...


13 Sep, 2018, 17:25 BST Namibia Launches NDC Partnership Plan for Climate Action

The Namibian Government and development stakeholders came together to join forces in delivering on the country's commitments to advance the Paris...


09 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST 100 Wild Elephants Will Be Relocated in One of the Largest Relocations in History From the 9th of September Until End of October 2018, From the Sango Wildlife Conservancy to the Rifa Safari Area Within Zimbabwe

With the kind permission and great support of the Government of Zimbabwe the relocation will take place in Zimbabwe. Under the direction of the...


23 Aug, 2018, 09:00 BST Global Leaders Gather at World Water Week to Help Solve Growing Water Crisis

The world must find new, nature-based solutions to meet escalating global water challenges. This will be discussed in Stockholm, Sweden, on 26-31...


09 Aug, 2018, 20:00 BST Virgin Group Founder, Sir Richard Branson and Jamaican Prime Minister Announce $1bn+ Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator

26 countries and 40+ private sector partners create coalition to fast track climate action across the Caribbean - Prime Minister of...


02 Aug, 2018, 16:31 BST Smart Wastewater Solutions: Shrinking a multi-billion dollar deficit

The SWAN North American Alliance webinar hosted by Frost & Sullivan will examine growth opportunities and case study outcomes in North...


18 Jul, 2018, 14:12 BST GOS 2018 Successfully Held for a Shared Future for Mankind

During 3-5 July 2018, co-organized by Qingdao National Laboratory for Marine Science and Technology (QNLM), Department of Science and Technology of...


21 Jun, 2018, 09:57 BST SEAT: 53,000 Panels to Harness the Power of the Sun

- One of the world's largest photovoltaic plants in the automotive industry can be found in the SEAT Martorell factory - Covering an...


21 Jun, 2018, 03:00 BST Course to the East: Russia Participates in the SYLVA WOOD Exhibition in China for the Second Year

From June 25 to June 27, 2018, the International Woodworking Exhibition SYLVA WOOD 2018 will be held in Shanghai - one of the largest world...


20 Jun, 2018, 06:00 BST Ostara and Krevox Partner to Build Nutrient Recovery Facility at Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant to Reduce Phosphorus and Protect the Baltic Sea

Ostara and Krevox announced today they have partnered to build a nutrient recovery facility at the Cielcza Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) to aid in...


13 Jun, 2018, 22:30 BST Univar Becomes a Signatory of the United Nations Global Compact

Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announced today that it has...


13 Jun, 2018, 20:00 BST African Parks: DRC's Garamba National Park Hails Hopeful Turning Point at 80th Year Anniversary Commemoration

The Democratic Republic of Congo's Institut Congolais pour la Conservation de la Nature (ICCN) and African Parks commemorated the 80th year...


11 Jun, 2018, 13:00 BST CCTNE Advocating Urgent Climate Action at G7 2018 Summit With Industry Pioneers

"As a very influential and powerful group of nations, the G7 has the potential to make a key contribution." - Patricia Espinosa, Executive...


07 Jun, 2018, 17:01 BST Nestlé Waters to Certify All Its Sites to Alliance for Water Stewardship Standard by 2025

Nestlé Waters has today announced that it will extend its commitment to water stewardship by certifying all of its sites to the Alliance for...


06 Jun, 2018, 13:09 BST "Cities in Progress" - the BMW Group and Cities Across Four Continents Discuss Sustainable Mobility

- Launch of BMW Group Dialogues 2018 in Los Angeles - Main focus: better mobility for better cities - Collaboration with Los...


30 May, 2018, 07:00 BST DSM Links Green House Gas Emission Reduction to Interest Rate in New €1 Billion Revolving Credit Facility

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, today announces that it has successfully concluded a...


30 May, 2018, 07:00 BST For the Year of Zayed the Higher Organising Committee of ADIHEX 2018 Promises the Public: The 16th Edition Will Be Unique

Held under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative of Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of the Emirates Falconers...


29 May, 2018, 13:00 BST Volumes Achieved as Haiti's 'Change Caravan' Marks Its First Year

In the one year since Haiti's President Jovenel Moïse launched his flagship 'Change Caravan' initiative, the country has experienced significant...


22 May, 2018, 08:23 BST Äänekoski to Create The World's Largest Meeting Point for Bioeconomy - Plänet B

Äänekoski's current industrial infrastructure has the potential of becoming the global center of bioeconomy implementation. A new joint venture by...


21 May, 2018, 10:05 BST Reimagine Products to Ease Plastic Pollution, Says Sagentia

Rethinking the way some consumer products are presented could significantly reduce plastic waste, according to Sagentia, a Science Group...


30 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST Tetra Pak to Develop Paper Straws for Its Portion-size Carton Packages

Tetra Pak aims to launch a paper straw that is suitable for its portion-sized carton packages before the end of the year, as part of a broader...