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28/07/2014 - 11:30
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Water for Life and Peace
By Mikhail Gorbachev In May, Vietnam became the 35th and decisive signatory of the 1997 United Nations Convention on the Non-Navigational Uses of International Watercourses. As a result, 90 days later, on August 17, the convention will enter into force.
11/07/2014 - 15:00
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The latest edition of the Caux Dialogue on “Land and Security” took place in the first week of July bringing together leading experts and practitioners from around the world to discuss the geopolitics of land degradation, roadblocks to progress and also the numerous success stories of restored lands and retreating deserts. The focus this year was on the scaling up of solutions. A long History of Land Degradation
The MV Cape Ray is escorted by tug boats as it arrives at Gioia Tauro port (© Adriana Sapone)
02/07/2014 - 09:45
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Environmental Security and Sustainability
Green Cross applauds key step in safe destruction of Syria’s chemical weapons
Francesco Rosi receiving the Green Drop Award
01/07/2014 - 17:00
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Master of cinema Francesco Rosi has been awarded by Green Cross Italy for his film “Le mani sulla città” (Hands over the city) in which he condemns social and environmental issues in the city of Naples, Italy.
27/06/2014 - 12:15
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Green Cross International received the 2014 Sustainability Award from the European University. The prize was presented at the Swiss Commencement Ceremony celebrating the graduation of the institute's students. This reward recognizes individuals and organizations that have demonstrated a commitment to environmental excellence through outstanding and innovative sustainability practices.
26/06/2014 - 13:45
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Green Drop Award 2014: 71st Venice Film Festival meets Antarctic This year, the sand inside the Green Drop Award, the drop-shaped trophy awarded by Green Cross Italy and the city of Venice for the most “ecologist” movie nominated for Venice International Film Festival, comes from Antarctic, a huge white expanse which has its unique beauty and fragility.

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