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NAIROBI David Perron Golden Knights Jersey , Aug. 16 (Xinhua) -- The third edition of UN Environment Assembly (UNEA) will be held in Nairobi from Dec. 4 to 6, the Deputy Director of UN Environment, Ibrahim Thiaw said on Wednesday.
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He spoke to Xinhua on the sidelines of a ceremony to witness the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between UN Environment and Kenya's leading telecommunications firm, Safaricom that seeks to revitalize the green agenda in the country.
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"We hope the global decade of action to curb pollution will be adopted at the end of the assembly," Thiaw told Xinhua.
He disclosed that delegates at the global environment assembly will discuss innovative ways to reduce the pollution menace including public awareness, financing and improved governance.
Thiaw said that a special session will be held to review progress governments have made in the implementation of resolutions adopted at last year's United Nations Environment Assembly.
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The 180-meter-high chimney, dubbed "the most obtrusive buildingon the West Second Ring Road", will be transformed into a spaciousobservation deck - just 8 meters above the ground.
The chimney, in Xicheng district, was built in 1976 for BeijingNo.2 thermal power plant, which was shut down and moved to thesuburbs in 2009 to reduce air pollution.
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"Once approved, the project will begin."
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Just 92 meters away is the Tianning Pagoda, built in LiaoDynasty 898 years ago, Beijing's oldest surviving religiousbuilding.
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"The chimney does not respect nearby cultural relics," arguesHuo Chunlong, chief designer of the renovation plan.
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The power plant was built in 1976 to supply heat and elec.