Accession Number:

ADA526942

Title:

Worldwide Emerging Environmental Issues Affecting the U.S. Military. January 2008 Report

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FEDERATION OF UN ASSOCIATIONS WASHINGTON DC MILLENNIUM PROJECT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

Partial contents World Leaders Discuss Environmental Security Policies at Davos, Iran and Iraq Sign Environment Protection Agreement, Israel to Participate in UNEP and UN HABITAT, Environmental-Security-Related Internet Resources, WHO Launched Website on Environmental Health in Emergencies, Google to Support Development of Early Warning System in Vulnerable Regions, New Construction on Mediterranean Coastlines to be Banned, Environmental Courts Established in the Philippines, Technological Breakthroughs with Environmental Security Implications, New Detection and Cleanup Technologies, Increasing Energy Efficiency Technologies, Vanishing Supply of Worlds Helium Calls for Conservation, Updates on Previously Identified Issues, European Commissions New Low-carbon 202020 by 2020 Energy Plan, Waste Export Regulations Revised and Tightened, Restrictions on Plastic Bags Expanding, Sonar Restrictions Debate Continues, Whale Conservation Protected Efforts Increasing, Climate Change, Nanotechnology Safety Issues, Reports Suggested for Review, An Uncertain Future Law Enforcement, National Security and Climate Change, IAEA Nuclear Terror Prevention Guide.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control
  • Water Pollution and Control
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE