NOYADE DANS LES DECHETS – Cas de Lagos, Nigeria

Lagos est une ville de l'État nigérian de Lagos. La ville, avec sa conurbation adjacente, est la plus peuplée du Nigéria et la plus peuplée du continent africain. C'est également l'une des villes dont la croissance est la plus rapide du monde et l'une des agglomérations urbaines les plus peuplées. Lagos est un centre financier majeur en Afrique. La mégapole a le PIB le plus élevé et abrite également l'un des ports les plus grands et les plus achalandés du continent.
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Drowning in Waste – Case Lagos, Nigeria

Lagos is a city in the Nigerian state of Lagos. The city, with its adjoining conurbation, is the most populous in Nigeria, and the most populous on the African continent. It is also one of the fastest growing cities in the world, and one of the most populous urban agglomerations. Lagos is a major financial center in Africa; the megacity has the highest GDP, and also houses one of the largest and busiest seaports on the continent.
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La pollution menaçant les sites du patrimoine mondial de l’UNESCO – Cas de Everglades, USA

Le parc national des Everglades est la plus grande réserve de nature sauvage subtropicale désignée du continent nord-américain. Sa jonction à l'interface de l'Amérique tempérée et subtropicale, des eaux douces et saumâtres, des baies peu profondes et des eaux côtières plus profondes crée un ensemble d'habitats propices à une grande diversité de flore et de faune. Il contient le plus grand écosystème de mangroves de l'hémisphère occidental, le plus grand peuplement de prairies e...
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Pollution Threatening UNESCO World Heritage Sites – Case Everglades, USA

Everglades National Park is the largest designated sub-tropical wilderness reserve on the North American continent. Its juncture at the interface of temperate and sub-tropical America, fresh and brackish water, shallow bays and deeper coastal waters creates a complex of habitats supporting a high diversity of flora and fauna. It contains the largest mangrove ecosystem in the Western Hemisphere, the largest continuous stand of sawgrass prairie and the most significant breeding ground for wading b...
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Announcement of new WOIMA Board Members

WOIMA Press Release 28 June 2019 WOIMA Finland Oy is delighted to announce the appointment of two new Board members. Stefan Damlin and Ralf Lindbäck will join the Board of Directors on 1 July 2019. The new Board members bring a wealth of experience in the areas of international project and power generation business, strategy, innovation and international law.
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Not Drowning in Waste – Case Finland

Finland, officially the Republic of Finland is a country in Northern Europe bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, and Gulf of Finland, between Norway to the north, Sweden to the northwest, and Russia to the east. Finland is a Nordic country and is situated in the geographical region of Fennoscandia. The capital and largest city is Helsinki with over 1.4 million people in the metropolitan area. Finland's population is approximately 5.5 million and the majority of the population is concent...
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La pollution menace les sites du patrimoine mondial de l’UNESCO – Cas de Chan Chan, Pérou

Le royaume Chimu a atteint son apogée au 15ème siècle, peu de temps avant de tomber aux mains des Incas. Sa capitale, Chan Chan, située dans la vallée jadis fertile de Moche ou Santa Catalina, était la plus grande ville à l'architecture de terre de l'Amérique précolombienne. Les vestiges de cette vaste ville reflètent dans leur tracé une stratégie politique et sociale stricte, soulignée par leur division en neuf "citadelles" ou "palais" formant des unités indépendantes. La valeur ...
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Pollution Threatening UNESCO World Heritage Sites – Case Chan Chan, Peru

The Chimu Kingdom reached its apogee in the 15th century, not long before falling to the Incas. Its capital Chan Chan, located in the once fertile river valley of Moche or Santa Catalina, was the largest earthen architecture city in pre-Columbian America. The remains of this vast city reflect in their layout a strict political and social strategy, emphasized by their division into nine 'citadels' or 'palaces' forming independent units. The Outstanding Universal Value of Chan Chan resides in the ...
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Investing for Impact – Summary

Operating Principles for Impact Management (the Principles) describe the essential features of managing investment funds with the intent to contribute to measurable positive social, economic, or environmental impact, alongside financial returns. This goes beyond asset selection that aligns investment portfolios with impact goals (for example, the SDGs), to requiring a robust investment thesis of how the investment contributes to the achievement of impact. OPERATIN...
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Pollution Threatening UNESCO World Heritage Sites – Case Komodo National Park, Indonesia

Komodo National Park, located in the center of the Indonesian archipelago, between the islands of Sumbawa and Flores, is composed of three major islands (Rinca, Komodo, and Padar) and numerous smaller ones, all of them of volcanic origin. Located at the juncture of two continental plates, this national park constitutes the “shatter belt” within the Wallacea Biogeographical Region, between the Australian and Sunda ecosystems. The property is identified as a global conservation priority area, ...
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