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25/01/2015 - 12:15
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Value Change
Green Cross Japan held the latest award ceremony for their Green Lane Diary Contest on 13 December 2014 in Tokyo. This was the 16th annual edition of this contest.
23/01/2015 - 10:00
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Environmental Security and Sustainability
Green Cross International congratulates the Parliament of Myanmar for its decision to ratify the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) – the international ban on chemical weapons – on Tuesday, 20 January.
22/01/2015 - 11:45
category:
Value Change
The National Organization of Green Cross Sri Lanka was able to bring its tenth year of operation to a close with a commemorative ceremony at the National Youth Services Centre, Maharagama, alongside the Annual Award Ceremony for an environmentally-themed diary competition among the students of selected schools in Colombo, Gampaha and Kaluthara districts.
13/01/2015 - 13:45
category:
Water for Life and Peace
Green Cross water expert Marie-Laure Vercambre discussed what this means. This month, Palestine became the latest signatory to both the UN Convention on International Watercourses and the Basel Convention on Hazardous Waste. The Palestinian ratifications were submitted on 2 January and will take effect on 2 April, 2015.
09/01/2015 - 19:00
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This week’s vicious attacks in Paris, leaving over a dozen people dead, have come as a tremendous shock to everyone. Green Cross expresses its profound condolences and feelings of solidarity with the French people. We join the families and loved ones of those brutally murdered in mourning. This terrible crime was committed not only against France but against all humankind. It represents an unprecedented challenge, which can be responded to only through common, concerted efforts.
04/12/2014 - 14:45
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On 3 and 4 December delegations of experts and practitioners from China and Europe representing various prestigious organizations met in Geneva to discuss solutions to water and climate change challenges and how this will impact the rapid urbanization in these regions.

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