A six-month pilot phase of the initiative was completed in Senegal, Brazil, Canada and Spain which featured activities such as the creation of nature reserves and establishment of an information monitoring system for climate change.
International ministers united under the Cancun Declaration, which include nearly all countries except the United States, have agreed to measures to restore eco-systems, improve conservation and track biodiversity targets.
The Eco Action Day campaign, which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year, galvanises citizens and businesses to pledge environmental action on World Environment Day to help Singapore achieve its climate targets.
Vaidehi Shah –
The UN climate conference in Paris last December ended 2015 on a hopeful note that the world was finally getting serious about climate change. Now it's time for global leaders to get down to brass tacks at the upcoming meeting in Marrakesh.