CITES MIKE programme says that elephant populations continue to decline owing to steady poaching trends.
Positive progress in East Africa, but situation deteriorating in Central and West Africa. First compliance measures adopted.
The report stresses the urgent need to change the way we use and manage this water resources.
The ozone layer is healing itself and is expected to recover by the middle of this century.
UNEP ready to support the disaster-stricken country.
Report on "Greening China's Financial System" coming in April
First major agreement of the Post-2015 development agenda reached at landmark UN Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.
The UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has jointly launched a new global support programme to assist Least Developed Countries (LDCs) in strategically engaging in intergovernmental climate change negotiation processes.
Women and children are disproportionately affected by indoor emissions from inefficient cookstoves which cause nearly 2 million premature deaths every year
Strong commitments to ecosystem-based approaches for disaster risk reduction at the Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.
Mr. BAN-Ki Moon, highlighting the importance of linking disaster risk reduction to sustainable development and efforts to tackle climate change.
At Landmark UN Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction
On Sunday, March 15, the R4WO will raise anchor in Bordeaux. Its crew aims to draw up the first global assessment of plastic pollution in oceans.