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A function-based typology for Earth's ecosystems.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nature [Nature] 2022 Oct; Vol. 610 (7932), pp. 513-518. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 12.

Abstract: As the United Nations develops a post-2020 global biodiversity framework for the Convention on Biological Diversity, attention is focusing on how new goals and targets for ecosystem conservation might serve its vision of 'living in harmony with nature'...

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Realization of Paris Agreement pledges may limit warming just below 2 °C.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nature [Nature] 2022 Apr; Vol. 604 (7905), pp. 304-309. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 13.

Abstract: Over the last five years prior to the Glasgow Climate Pact 1 , 154 Parties have submitted new or updated 2030 mitigation goals in their nationally determined contributions and 76 have put forward longer-term pledges. Quantifications of the pledges befo...

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Fifty years after UN environment summit, researchers renew call for action.

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): Nature [Nature] 2022 Jun; Vol. 606 (7912), pp. 30.

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The UN Environment Programme needs new powers.

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): Nature [Nature] 2021 Mar; Vol. 591 (7848), pp. 8.

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Top climate scientists are sceptical that nations will rein in global warming.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Nature [Nature] 2021 Nov; Vol. 599 (7883), pp. 22-24.

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Young people will be key to climate justice at COP26.

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): Nature [Nature] 2021 Oct; Vol. 598 (7881), pp. 386.

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Availability of Internationally Controlled Essential Medicines in the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of pain and symptom management [J Pain Symptom Manage] 2020 Aug; Vol. 60 (2), pp. e48-e51. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 May 07.

Abstract: Section 2 of the 2019 World Health Organization Model List of Essential Medicines includes opioid analgesics formulations commonly used for the control of pain and respiratory distress, as well as sedative and anxiolytic substances such as midazolam an...

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Call for emergency action to limit global temperature increases, restore biodiversity and protect health.

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): Archives of disease in childhood [Arch Dis Child] 2021 Nov; Vol. 106 (11), pp. e40. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Sep 05.

Abstract: Competing Interests: Competing interests: FG serves on the executive committee for the UK Health Alliance on Climate Change and is a trustee of the Eden Project. RS is the chair of Patients Know Best, has stock in UnitedHealth Group, has done consultan...

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Towards the elimination of FGM by 2030: A statistical assessment.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PloS one [PLoS One] 2020 Oct 06; Vol. 15 (10), pp. e0238782. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Oct 06 (Print Publication: 2020).

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Abstract: In 2015, UN member states committed to eliminate female genital mutilation (FGM) by 2030 as part of the Sustainable Development Agenda. To reach this goal, interventions need to be targeted and guided by the best available evidence. To date, however, e...

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Dutifully Defying Death: A Right to Life-saving Emergency Treatment.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Medical law review [Med Law Rev] 2021 Aug 11; Vol. 29 (2), pp. 233-251.

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Abstract: Article 12 of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights provides for the right to health. Two questions are considered in this article. Does this right entail a more specific right to life-saving emergency treatment? And if so,...

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