Keeping the Environmental Policy Agenda Funded in Mexico / Mantener financiado el programa de política ambiental de MéxicoFriday, December 19th, 2008
From the World Bank:
US$401 Million for Environmental Sustainability
The World Bank (WB) Executive Board of Directors approved today a US$401 million loan to the Mexican government for the Environmental Sustainability Development Policy Project to compensate for a tight public sector budget during this trimester.
This financing is in addition to the US$300.75 million loan approved last October […]
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/OPS). Evaluación de los Efectos de la Contaminación del Aire en la Salud de América Latina y el Caribe. 2005. Spanish. 72pp
This is the first region-wide technical assessment of air pollution in the Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region, and its impact on the health of its inhabitants. […]
Last week the World Health Organization (WHO) challenged governments worldwide: save millions of lives by tightening your air quality standards.
WHO issued the challenge while releasing the first major overhaul of its widely-observed Air Quality Guidelines (AQGs) since 1997. WHO first released AQGs in 1987 in response to requests from governments for some guidance on […]