An estimated 70,000 orangutans remain in the wild, but the majority are found on Borneo. The fires shattered already fragmented populations and left orangutan rehabilitation centers overwhelmed by rescued apes.
The project has developed a tool for mainstreaming ecosystem service valuation that helps understand (and measure) the impact of policies on natural asset wealth.
UN-REDD Programme launches REDD+ Academy Learning Journals and REDD+ e-Academy
Report Launched on 20th anniversary of the Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities (GPA)
Migratory waterbird populations in decline globally, but latest status review shows that concentrated conservation actions can turn the tide
UNEP stands ready to assist in the implementation of the ASEAN agreement on transboundary haze pollution and achieving the vision of Haze-free ASEAN by 2020 if not before.
Saiga Range Countries and Experts Convene in Tashkent Following Saiga Mass Mortality Event
The Standard for Sustainable Rice Cultivation uses environmental and socio-economic benchmarks to maintain yields for rice smallholders, reduce the environmental footprint of rice cultivation and meet consumer needs for food safety and quality
More than 10% of the Bahamas' marine and coastal ecosystems will be protected
Partnership for Regional Oceans Governance to Bring Together Nations on Regional Implementation Strategies
With the number of potential visitors to Rio next year, it is important that we see travel attitudes and practices that simultaneously respect the environment and support social and economic development in Brazil
Countries agree to list the vulture species to Annex 1 of the agreement as a response to the current African Vulture Crisis.