版本:English | Français 流动性是经济增长的前提,即获得就业岗位、教育、医疗、以及其他服务的流动性。在我们的全球化经济中,货物的流动性对世界市场的供应来说也很重要。我们可以说运输推动发展。 然而,在全球与能源有关的二氧化碳排放中,大约有20%来自运输活动。自2000年以来,这种排放以年均1.7%的速度增长。在这种增长中,有1/…

Marc Juhel |

Mobility is a precondition for economic growth: mobility for access to jobs, education, health, and other services. Mobility of goods is also critical to supply world markets in our globalized…

Marc Juhel |

Today (September 16) is International Ozone Day. This day offers the international community the opportunity to laud the achievements of the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone…

Karin Shepardson |

​Participants at the first Community Practitioners Academy meeting, which was held ahead of the Fourth Global Platform for Disaster Reduction in Generva. - Photos: Margaret Arnold/World Bank…

Margaret Arnold |

其他文种: English 上月中国获得9500万美元赠款,用于削减含氢氯氟烃(HCFC)生产量。HCFC是主要用来生产空调、冰箱和泡沫产品的材料。赠款来自《蒙特利尔议定书》的多边基金,因为HCFC消耗臭氧层,是受《议定书》控制的物质。获得这笔资金后,中国将从现在到2015年将HCFC生产量在2010年的水平上削减10%,也就是47000吨,从而达到《议定书》设定的第一个削减目标。…

Karin Shepardson |

​ Also available in Chinese Last month, China was granted US$95 million to reduce its production of hydro-chlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs), substances that are used primarily for cooling, refrigeration…

Karin Shepardson |

Tiny homes made of non-reinforced concrete blocks, without columns in the corners or ties where the walls and roof and the walls and foundation meet. These are dwellings that can collapse like a…

Jeannette Fernandez |

Casas pequeñitas, hechas de mampostería de bloque sin refuerzo, sin columnas en las esquinas, ni detallamiento en la unión entre paredes y techo o paredes y cimentación, casas que se pueden venir…

Jeannette Fernandez |

Also available in English e português Resulta tentador pensar que este es un Día de la Tierra más, después de todo se viene celebrando desde 1970. Pero este año debería ser diferente, al menos en…

Karin Erika Kemper |

También disponible en español e português It’s tempting to think that this is just another Earth Day – after all, it has been celebrated since 1970. But perhaps this year should be different, at…

Karin Erika Kemper |