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The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) organized a solemn commemoration of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) to recognize the first two decades since the 1997 entry into force of the global abolition treaty. Green Cross International’s director of environmental security and sustainability, Dr. Paul F. Walker, was invited by OPCW Director General […]

On Saturday, April 29, people worldwide will advocate global action against climate change with “People’s Climate Marches” around the planet. Green Cross Sweden is one of the organizers of the “GBG March for Climate and Peace” together with Walk2Peace and Friends of Earth. The Göteborg march starts on the city’s western outskirts and will end […]

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Paul Walker, International Director of Green Cross’ Environmental Security and Sustainability (ESS) Program, will be speaking at the 6th International Convention of Environmental Laureates (ICEL) in Freiburg, Germany, March 9-12. Held annually, the Convention brings together some 100 winners of environmental awards and prizes from around the world to connect and collaborate. Since its launch […]

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The Conference of the States Parties (CSP) to the Chemical Weapons Convention is holding its Twenty-First Session (CSP-21) from Monday 28 November to Friday 2 December 2016 at the World Forum (Churchillplein 10, The Hague) located next to OPCW Headquarters. Paul Walker, Green Cross Environmental Security and Sustainability Director, coordinates the Chemical Weapons Convention Coalition […]

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Version française A large-scale geothermal energy project in Geneva – featured in last year’s The Future We Want exhibit organised by Green Cross International – is being given a public showing this week to help residents understand how it works. The Automnales festival opened its doors Monday at the Palexpo in Geneva, Switzerland. Visitors will […]

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