Industrial production has been an economic driver in the Republic of Serbia, but has also been shown to be among the major causes of soil contamination.
"Stock exchanges play a crucial role in driving the growing green economy so vital to implementing the Sustainable Development Goals."
Green finance is vital to a green future, and we at UN Environment are proud to build on our work in this area in supporting the G20."
"The fight against climate change remains difficult and urgent, but having heavy-hitters like China and the US on your side is extremely heartening."
Dr. Richard Munang has been a champion of protecting Africa's environment to overcome the region's social and economic challenges.
"The findings of the Great Elephant Census show clearly that poaching is still decimating elephant herds across Africa.