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China's efforts in maintaining biodiversity in eyes of former diplomat

China’s efforts in maintaining biodiversity in eyes of former diplomat

“Moving in the global ecological civilization, where men would have a very positive relationship with nature, is very poetic. It’s the way the Chinese are moving. I respect that very much and it’s also very much appealing,” said Patrick Nijs, a former Belgian ambassador to China who has now settled in Kunming.

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Dale Fox COP15: China's solutions to biodiversity conservation

Dale Fox at COP15: China’s solutions to biodiversity conservation

Chinese President Xi Jinping called for efforts to build a community of all life on Earth at COP15 UN meeting to enhance global biodiversity protection. He called on countries to join hands and start a new journey of high-quality development for humanity for the sake of their common future. Find out what attendees to COP15 …

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Kunming Declaration adopted at COP15

Kunming Declaration adopted at COP15

The Kunming Declaration was adopted Wednesday at the ongoing 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) in Kunming, southwest China’s Yunnan Province. Chinese Minister of Ecology and Environment Huang Runqiu declared the adoption of the declaration at the High-Level Segment of the first part of COP15. “The …

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Xi advocates community of all life on Earth at COP15

“Protecting biodiversity helps protect Earth, our common homeland, and contributes to humanity’s sustainable development,” Xi said when addressing the leaders’ summit of the 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) via video link. The meeting is being held in southwest China’s Kunming.

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High time to protect biodiversity

As species worldwide continue to become extinct at an alarming rate, biodiversity loss and ecosystem degradation pose a major risk to human survival and development. It is high time for the international community to join hands to protect their common future. As was underscored by the United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday, “Our two-century-long …

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Egyptian company to develop Lebanon’s Tripoli port at $87m

At the value of $87m funded by the Islamic Development Bank, the construction work at the Tripoli port will start within 10 days and it should be completed in two and a half years, said Nabil El-Jisr, president of the Council for Development and Reconstruction.

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The world awaits ambitious roadmap for stronger biodiversity protection

The 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP15) to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity kicks off Monday in China’s southwestern city Kunming, and expectations are high for a blueprint on preserving global biodiversity in the coming years. Themed “Ecological Civilization: Building a Shared Future for All Life on Earth,” COP15 is the …

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From green to green

From a green commitment to green development, come and join a non-stop adventure to discover all of this and more.

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Interview: Biodiversity meeting opportunity to encourage nature-positive economic models, says UN official

All countries should develop nature-positive economic models to boost climate resilience and protect ecosystems that underpin livelihoods, a senior official of the United Nations has said. Inger Andersen, the executive director of the UN Environment Program, said during a virtual interview with Xinhua ahead of a global biodiversity meeting next week that China’s ability to …

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A high-level delegation of Afghan Taliban representatives met with a U.S. delegation in the Qatari capital Doha Saturday,

Taliban officials, US delegation discuss ties in Qatari capital

A high-level delegation of Afghan Taliban representatives met with a U.S. delegation in the Qatari capital Doha Saturday, marking the first such gathering since the United States withdrew from Afghanistan in late August and the first foreign visit by the Taliban government officials.

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Xiplomacy: Four seasons scroll painting depicts man-nature harmony

Xiplomacy: Four seasons scroll painting depicts man-nature harmony

Adhering to the vision of living in harmony with nature and guided by the philosophical framework of President Xi Jinping’s Thought on Ecological Civilization, China is striding towards constructing a green economy while promoting equitable biodiversity governance with the involvement of all parties.

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Polls open for Iraq’s snap parliamentary elections

Millions of Iraqis are heading Sunday to polling stations across the country to elect the upcoming parliament amid hopes that it could solve the country’s long-standing crisis. Voters are lining up to cast their ballots at 8,273 polling centers, comprised of more than 55,000 polling stations, in Iraq, which opened their doors at 7:00 a.m. …

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Egyptian women get on wheels to break taboo

During a one-day event, women of different ages rode their motorcycles and scooters for some 30 km on the Cairo-Suez highway to deliver a message that women can ride motorbikes just like men.

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