Month: December 2022

Yunus Environment Hub attended UN Negotiations on Global Plastic Treaty

Yunus Environment Hub attended the first meeting of the International Negotiating Committee on developing a legally binding plastic treaty, that took place in Punta del Este, Uruguay, from 28 November to 2 December 2022 as an observer.   During the meeting the objectives, scope and details were discussed and a multistakeholder forum was held with governments, …

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A Global Plastic Treaty – Is there a solution for the plastic waste crisis?

Statement from Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Prof. Muhammad Yunus, Chairman of Yunus Environment Hub  The case for carbon neutrality is well established. There are debates on its strategy, speed, and assigning the relative weight of responsibility, but not on the absolute need for it.  The core idea behind this concept is that companies have to …

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