Coastal Care

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Day: November 4, 2016

UN maritime agency to limit carbon emissions from international shipping

UN maritime agency to limit carbon emissions from international shipping

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki called on International Maritime Organization (IMO) members, in partnership with the maritime industry, to promote further progress on the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from ships to contribute to the objective of the Paris Agreement on climate change, which enters into force on 4 November 2016…

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World Tsunami Awareness Day makes its debut on 5 November, Japan

World Tsunami Awareness Day makes its debut on 5 November, Japan

Japan’s initiative to raise the awareness of the risks posed by tsunamis will this weekend mark a milestone when World Tsunami Awareness Day makes its debut on 5 November – an occasion that goes beyond paying tribute to the victims of tsunamis.

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Can Miami Beach Hold Its Ground Against King Tides?

Can Miami Beach Hold Its Ground Against King Tides?

A city must decide whether to retreat or stand and fight when rising seas come crashing in…Located on a barrier island off the southeastern coast of Florida, Miami Beach is ground zero for sea-level rise. On November 14, we’ll see the largest supermoon rise since 1948.

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Paris Climate Change Deal Becomes International Law

Paris Climate Change Deal Becomes International Law

The Paris Agreement to combat climate change became international law on Friday November 4, 2016 — a landmark deal about tackling global warming amid growing fears that the world is becoming hotter even faster than scientists expected.

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