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UNEP Compendium On Human Rights and the Environment

Selected international legal materials and cases (Advance Version)

The objective of the publication is to identify and promote good practices relating to the use of human rights obligations and commitments to inform, support and strengthen environmental policy making, especially in the areas of environmental protection and management.

Community Protocols for Environmental Sustainability: 
A Guide for Policymakers

Year : UNEP and EDO NSW. (2013)
   The Role of Legal Instruments to Support Green Low-Emission and Climate-Resilient Development
A Guidebook on Assessing, Selecting and Implementing Legal Instruments

Year : 2013
 Building Inclusive Green Economies: Success  Stories from South-South Cooperation

Year : 2013
   Compilation of Internationally Agreed
  Environmental Goals and Objectives

Year : 2012
 Stories of Change from the UNDP-UNEP
Poverty-Environment Initiative

Year : 2013

   Elephants in the Dust: the African Elephant Crisis

 English | French

 Human Rights and the Environment:
Joint Report OHCHR and UNEP 

Rio+20: Joint Report OHCHR and UNEP
  advancing justiceAdvancing Justice, Governance and Law for Environmental Sustainability 

"Environmental law is essential for the 
protection of natural resources and
ecosystems and reflects our best hope for the future."
 Feed-in Tariffs and a Policy Instrument for  Promoting Renewable Energies and
Green Economies in Developing Countries

Year : 2012

  Measuring Progress Environmental Goals and Gaps
En | Fr | Sp | Ch | Ru Year : 2012

Auditing the Implementation of Multilateral Environmental
Agreements (MEAs): A Primer For Auditors

Year : 2010

   Compliance-Related Texts and Decisions of
 Selected Multilateral  Environmental Agreements

 Year: 2010
 MEAs Negotiator's Handbook 

 [English]   [French]