First major agreement of the Post-2015 development agenda reached at landmark UN Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.
Targeting young people between the ages of 9 and 14, the competition aims to raise awareness on energy consumption and energy savings.
Better Management of Neglected Sector Would Boost Water Regulation and Biodiversity and Sequester up to 9.8 per cent of Anthropogenic Carbon Emissions
At the Closing of the 15th Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment
African Ministers Call for Adaptation-Mitigation Parity in 2015 Climate Agreement, to Keep Global Temperature Rise Below 1.5°C
Cairo Declaration shows Africa's Resolve to:
Enhance Natural Resources Management, Integrate Inclusive Green Economy into Development Planning, Develop Common Strategy on Wildlife, Redress Inequity.
Egyptian President Receives UNEP Executive Director and African Ministers in Cairo
The report estimates that an investment of US$6 billion annually in disaster risk management would result in avoided losses of US$360 billion over the next 15 years.
UN General Assembly Marks the Day with Special Session
The role of women in sustainable natural resource management and the fight against wildlife crime are the major themes of this year's event.
Mr. Steiner applauded the leadership of the Philippines within the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change and the innovation it has demonstrated at the national level
Drawing on decades of experience in the field of mediation of natural resource conflicts, the Guide provides best practices and strategies for mediating different types of resource conflicts.
UNEP helped to establish Afghanistan's National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA), now the country's leading environmental policymaking and regulatory institution
The Geneva meetings have brought new momentum to the restoration efforts for Ogoniland.