News > Press releases

Press releases

UN Urges Clean-up Following Acute Lead Poisoning in Nigeria
Geneva/New York/Nairobi, 7 January 2011 - The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) have released a report calling on Nigerian authorities to prevent further lead poisoning in northern Nigeria. The report recommends taking greater measures to limit ore processing activities at sensitive sites, such as water sources from which humans and livestock drink.
Friday 07 Jan 2011
Major Environmental Recovery Programme Marks New Year in Haiti
Clean Energy, Tourism and Sustainable Agriculture Among Opportunities Under New Côte Sud Initiative
Wednesday 05 Jan 2011
All (1051)
2014 (3)
2013 (13)
2012 (7)
2011 (29)
August (2)
July (3)
June (3)
May (6)
March (1)
2010 (34)
2009 (54)
2008 (48)
2007 (31)
2006 (31)
2005 (38)
2004 (44)
2003 (85)
2002 (104)
2001 (114)
2000 (71)
1999 (143)
1998 (119)
1997 (76)
1996 (7)