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World Bank Group

The proposed development objective is to reduce water pollutant releases from crop and livestock production in selected areas of Guangdong Province.

March 2017
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

After decades of regulation and investment to reduce point source water pollution, OECD countries still face water quality challenges (e.g. eutrophication) from diffuse agricultural and urban sources of pollution, i.e. pollution from surface runoff, soil filtration and atmospheric deposition.

May 2016
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

This report provides a comprehensive assessment of the economic consequences of outdoor air pollution in the coming decades, focusing on the impacts on mortality, morbidity, and changes in crop yields as caused by high concentrations of pollutants.

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United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
This four hour course introduces the science, the current global legal framework, and the elements of a framework for action to mitigate the growing threat of pollution worldwide. The e-learning course is comprised of three lessons which provide links to the relevant information and concepts of the InforMEA Glossary section.
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Maseno University

The Lake Victoria Preservation Program focuses on educating individuals washing vehicles along the shores of Lake Victoria with aim of delivering science-based conservation programs and initiatives.

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World Bank Group

The development objective of the Capacity Building for Industrial Pollution Management Project for India is twofold: (i) to support the development of institutional and methodological framework for rehabilitation of highly polluted sites, resulting from rapid industrialization and which is pilote

28 March 2018
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"It’s estimated that there are over 150 million tons of plastic in the ocean, with a garbage truck of plastic entering the ocean every minute. We give plastic value by using it as money. What makes us unique is we're recycling for the masses, cutting out the middleman and ensuring the poor make the most," says David Katz, founder and CEO of the Plastic Bank.
November 2017
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
The paper Tackling Pollution is Essential for Meeting SDG Poverty Objectives identifies the links between poverty and the risks from different types of pollution, with examples from around the world, and examines how these risks pose a threat to the achievement of the SDGs.
March 2018
International Labour Organization (ILO)
This paper, The Gendered Effects of Air Pollution on Labour Supply ,draws on 20 years of systematic data collection on employment and air pollution to explore the link between air pollution and labour supply.
6 April 2017
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Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

At least half the world’s population suffers from polluted water. And the situation is set to worsen. Water pollution is on the rise due to indirect ‘diffuse’ sources of pollution from both agricultural and urban environments.

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