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Daily Archives: November 4, 2017

Know the WTO Agriculture Negotiations Modalities

New Delhi (ABC Live); WTO Agriculture Negotiations Modalities :A special session of the  WTO Agriculture Committee agreed, 26 March 2002, decided to a work programme which would set out by 31 March 2003 the key negotiating principles for a final comprehensive farm trade deal. The 31 March 2003 deadline was set in November by trade ministers at the WTO’s Fourth Ministerial Conference in Doha. Ministers also agreed …

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Know How Nuclear Power Supplements Paris Agreement

New Delhi (ABC Live): Nuclear Power-Paris Agreement : All low-carbon energy technologies, including nuclear power, are needed to meet the Paris Agreement goal of limiting the rise of global temperatures to below 2°C. This paper summarizes the potential role of nuclear power in climate change mitigation and sustainable development. NUCLEAR POWER AND THE NEW CLIMATE POLICY FRAMEWORK How can we …

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Know How Nuclear Power Mitigates Climate Change Affects

New Delhi (ABC Live): Nuclear Power-Climate Change : Nuclear power is one of the lowest emitters of greenhouse gases available to generate electricity. The IAEA assists Member States that wish to introduce nuclear power and provides information to a broader audience engaged in energy, environmental and economic policy-making to support global climate change goals.  Nuclear power makes a significant contribution to …

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Patricia Espinosa Sees COP 23 to Remind Paris Agreement

Bonn (ABC Live): Patricia Espinosa : One year after the entry into force of the Paris Agreement on climate change, the Bonn Conference, which opens on 6 November in Germany, will be an opportunity for nations around the world to show their ambition for climate action and their determination to keep their promises. “While Paris represented one of those moments where the …

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SDG Fund Releases Business and SDG 16 Report

New York (ABC Live): Business and SDG 16 Report : Through anti-corruption measures, promoting diversity and supporting justice initiatives, companies play a crucial role in achieving targets in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development on building accountable and inclusive institutions, according to a report released Friday by a United Nations-backed global fund. “While the notion of peace and justice is complex, this …

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