Thursday, June 29, 2017 Hollywood star and environmentalist Adrian Grenier appointed UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador
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5 June 2017 - Hollywood actor Adrian Grenier, best known for his iconic role of A-list movie star Vincent Chase in eight seasons of the HBO smash hit and film “Entourage” received today in New York his designation as UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador.

In his new role, Grenier will advocate for drastically reducing single-use plastic and for the protection of marine species. He will also encourage his followers to make conscious consumer choices to reduce their environmental footprint.

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Stories Wyland World Water Pledge to Inspire 7.5 Billion people For Sustainable Use of Global Water Resources

In celebration of the first ever United Nations Ocean Conference, June 5-9, internationally renowned marine life artist Wyland will create a live painting during the World Environment Day Green Fai

Friday, June 16, 2017 UN Environment and ESCAP tackle waste at UN Bangkok
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Monday 5th June was World Environment Day, and what a day it was. This year’s celebrations saw a whole host of activities all around the world, including lots of announcements and events, including the launch of the new greening strategy for the UN complex in Bangkok.

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Monday, June 12, 2017 Nature Summit in Celebration of World Environment Day
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In celebration of World Environment Day, the Nature Summit brought together artists, innovators and storytellers to explore this year’s theme of “connecting people to nature” on June 5 at the Embassy of Canada in Washington, D.C.

The Nature Summit, organized by the UN Environment’s North America Office in partnership with the Embassy of Canada, Voice for Nature, and the Global Environment Facility, attracted over 100 environmental leaders and communicators.  

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017 Karachi announces plan to give green lungs to Pakistan’s biggest city
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To mark World Environment Day, Karachi is announcing plans to rehabilitate and expand green spaces in the Pakistani megacity, bringing relief from pollution and shady, recreational spaces for its residents.

Safari Park and Aziz Bhatti Park between them cover almost 300 acres, but they are currently only partially developed. The plan is to turn them into green, tree-filled havens in the middle of the city, Pakistan’s biggest with a population of about 17 million.

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Monday, June 5, 2017 World Environment Day connects people with nature across the globe with music, muscle power and green light
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World Environment Day celebrations arced across the planet on Monday, from a Jack Johnson concert in Canada and beach clean-ups on six continents to landmarks from China to Dubai turning green in solidarity with nature.

Johnson and actor Adrian Grenier kicked off events on Sunday, calling on people around the world to connect with nature, appreciate how it sustains us, and make sure we do more to keep it safe.

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Monday, June 5, 2017 IMAX releases five environment-themed films for World Environment Day
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IMAX Corp. is marking World Environment Day with the release of five documentary films on topics including wildlife protection, ecological threats and air and water pollution, and is making them available on UN Environment’s website.

The eight-minute documentaries are part of IMAX’s In Focus program, which cultivates young filmmakers and provides them an opportunity to tell compelling stories that promote change through film.

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Monday, June 5, 2017 World Environment Day kicks off with stars, music, and a shaft of green light
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Singer Jack Johnson and actor Adrian Grenier kicked off World Environment Day by calling on people around the world to connect with nature, appreciate how it sustains us, and make sure we do more to keep it safe.

The stars joined UN Environment chief Erik Solheim and Catherine McKenna, the minister for the environment and climate change of Canada, which is hosting this year’s official celebrations, in Toronto ahead of a special concert by Johnson.

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Sunday, June 4, 2017 Bosnia doubles protected land area, opens parks for free on 5 June
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Bosnia and Herzegovina is doubling the size of its protected areas and is opening national parks across the country for free to mark this year’s World Environment Day.

Under a project supported by UN Environment and the Global Environment Facility, the Balkan country is raising the proportion of its land covered by reserves and wildlife sanctuaries from 2 per cent to at least 4 per cent.

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Monday, June 5, 2017 After hosting World Environment Day, Angola presses on against wildlife crime
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A year after hosting World Environment Day, Angola is pressing ahead with efforts to combat the illegal trade in wildlife, including the training of specialized rangers to protect its remaining elephant herds from ivory poachers.

World Environment Day 2016 was organized around the theme of wildlife crime in support of the United Nations’ #WildforLife campaign.  As well as holding the official celebrations, Angola announced a slew of measures aimed at combat elephant poaching and ivory trade.

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News Hollywood star and environmentalist Adrian Grenier appointed UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador

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Sunday, June 4, 2017 Mumbai blazes a trail for planet-wide clean-ups on World Environment Day
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Bollywood stars, politicians and hundreds of schoolchildren joined UN Environment Champion of the Earth Afroz Shah on Mumbai’s Versova Beach on Sunday to plant 500 trees and collect plastic from the high tide line for World Environment Day.

The palm-planting is the latest stage in the vast volunteer clean-up that has transformed the beach in India’s biggest city from a stinking dump to a symbol of how citizen action can help change the world.

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News Hollywood star and environmentalist Adrian Grenier appointed UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador

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