President Andrzej Duda has stated that Poland will double the production of energy from renewable sources by 2030, but admitted that this is a huge challenge.
Already hailed by the UN, Planet Heroes are the world’s first crowdfunding platform for local clean-up actions.
A Polish university professor has been elected as a member of international body against racial discrimination.
During Friday's 46th session of the UN Human Rights Council, 45 countries, including Poland, signed an appeal for the release of Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny.
The Polish foreign minister, speaking at a UN panel discussion, urged Moscow to respect human and minority rights in Crimea, which Russia annexed from Ukraine in 2014.
Poland has initiated talks with EU member states to push for an urgent debate in the UN Human Rights Council on the arrest of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, the deputy foreign minister said on Monday.
Nearly 100,000 Poles take part in volunteering activities, including around 90,000 committed to projects carried out by the Caritas Catholic charity and 3,000 young people involved in missionary volunteering.
Poland has always been a strong advocate of involvement in the Mediterranean region, the country’s deputy foreign minister Paweł Jabłoński said during an OSCE video conference on security in the area.
Polish Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau said on Friday, the eve of the 75th anniversary of the United Nations, that the UN's role is undisputed and the organisation has no real alternative.
Preserving biodiversity is vital for life on Earth, Polish President Andrzej Duda said at a UN summit devoted to biodiversity on Wednesday as he stressed what he called Poland's centuries-long track record in environmental protection.