Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development

September 2014

Citizens March, Obama and Other Leaders Listen, Pledge Action

September 23, 2014

Two days after the historic People’s Climate March, more than 100 heads of State met the challenge from the Secretary General to step up their climate mitigation actions. read more


UNEP fast action team expands battle against black carbon, methane, HFCs

September 22, 2014

On the eve of the UN Secretary General’s Climate Summit, ministers and vice ministers meeting at the High Level Assembly (HLA) of the Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) agreed to expand… read more


White House and Industry Announce Emission Reduction Collaboration on Anniversary of Montreal Protocol

September 16, 2014

In an event hosted by the White House today, a group of industry leaders made pledges to protect the environment by reducing emissions of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs)… read more


Science report confirms Montreal Protocol’s past successes, warns of future danger

September 10, 2014

A report to be released today by the Scientific Assessment Panel (SAP) of the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer confirms that the Montreal Protocol… read more