The theme for this year’s World Environment Day celebrations is Think.Eat.Save. Think.Eat.Save is an anti-food waste and food loss campaign that encourages you to reduce your foodprint.
Green bloggers: Join UNEP’s blogging competition and win the opportunity to cover World Environment Day 2013, on June 5! Read more »
Think. Eat. Save. Get your family, friends, school, or community together to celebrate the biggest day for positive environmental action. Register your activity here.
Ministers Dine on Food Grown in Kenya But Rejected by UK Supermarkets for Cosmetic Reasons. Read more »
UNEP Appoints Singing Sensations Eric Wainaina and Suzanna Owiyo as Kenyan Goodwill Ambassadors. Read more »
Mongolia, One of the World’s Fastest Growing Economies, Named as Global Host of World Environment Day 2013. Read more »
The Environmental Food Crisis report warns that unless action is taken, up to 25% of the world’s food production may become lost due to environmental breakdown by 2050. Read more »
"World Environment Day is when our individual actions exponentially come together…If we can reduce our 'foodprint', we can reduce our impact on our planet" - Achim Steiner, UNEP Executive Director
WHAT A SHOWDOWN!
Thanks to all for making this the most exciting World Environment Day blogging competition ever! The UNEP-Tree Hugger jury selected the 10 best articles out of 100 submissions by bloggers from every corner of the world. Read more »
Love Your Leftovers — Join an Online Competition for World Environment Day!
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“Although individual decisions may seem small in the face of global threats and trends, when billions of people join forces in common purpose, we can make a tremendous difference.”
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon

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THE VOTES ARE IN! The big winner of the 2013 World Environment Day Blogging Competition is Charles Immanuel Akhimien, a 24-year-old doctor and environmentalist from Nigeria! The prize? A trip to Mongolia to cover the WED 2013 global celebrations! Read more »
TripAdvisor GreenLeaders™ Program Highlights Eco-Friendly Hotels to Help Travelers Plan Greener Trips
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Student Conference in Shanghai’s Tongji University Hooks into WED Theme.
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Mongolia’s Hustai National Park: Home of the Przewalski Horse
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Save the Mazaalai
There are Only 22 Gobi Bears Left in the World and They Need Our Help!
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Think.Eat.Save at ICLEI - Resilient Cities 2013
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Take Action: GLOBAL CLIMATE SCREAM FOR WED
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WED in Bosnia and Herzegovina Gears Up with Clean Up Campaign and Recipe Competition
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Mongolia: Home to Earth’s Final Wildernesses
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Greening the Blue Celebrates WED: Pledge to Reduce Your Foodprint.
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We Asked, You Answered!
Here are Food Preservation Examples From Around the World.
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Ian Somerhalder Voices His Vision for Environmental Change
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Traditional Cultures Can Show Wasteful World How to Preserve Food
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WED in Mongolia: Conference on Renewable Energy Futures & Green Development
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Fourth International Marathon to be Held in UB!
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For WED, Asian Celebrities Make a No Leftovers Pledge to Think.Eat.Save!
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Globe Gears Up For World Environment Day Celebrations:
Mongolia Hosting Day Aimed at Reducing Food Waste as Events Take Place Across the World
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UNSW Australia Holds Debate on Food, Waste and Our Future
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WED Festivities in Mongolia Kick Off as Thousands Gather in Ulaanbaatar’s Central Square
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Mongolian Gold Miners Put Health before Wealth
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Cartoonists and Artists are Spreading the Word on Food Waste and Loss!
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WED 2013 in Mongolia
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Smallholder Farmers Key to Lifting Over One Billion People Out of Poverty
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Launch of U.S. Food Waste Challenge - Together We Can Make a Difference!
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Cutting Food Loss and Waste will Benefit People and the Environment, Says New Study on World Environment Day
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Call for Creative Minds to Fight Food Waste
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Earth Day Italia Forum Launched this WED!
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WWF-Italia will help you discover the environmental cost of your household shopping!
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WED on Benetton Live Windows and Media-Walls
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UN and Mongolia Announce Major Partnership during World Environment Day
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UNEP Executive Director Makes a Pledge for WED
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Gisele and Li Bingbing BIKE for World Environment Day with ELLE magazine
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UNEP FI Global Roundtable to be Held in Beijing
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You asked, he answered!
Hollywood Star and Environmental Activist Ian Somerhalder served as UNEP’s Expert of the Day from 3-5 June.
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Thousands Engaged on WED as “Arab Idol” Takes the Stage
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Portland, Oregon: WED Celebrations Culminate with Proclamation from Mayor Hales
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Ecotourism Playing Key Role in Mongolia's Transition to Green Economy
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Tell Us! What did you do for WED?
In Osaka, Origami Action Helps the Planet
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WED Celebrated in Seoul with Art, Games, Music and More!
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Bollywood Stars Support WED
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WED 2013 in Nigeria: Edo State Takes a Stand for the Environment
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Energy Globe Awards 2014: The Search for Sustainable Innovation Projects Begins!
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In China, Special Stamps and Postcards Issued on WED
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Twenty Days of Celebrations for WED Held in India!
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WED Greening the Blue Pledge Winners Announced!
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Energy Globe is looking for sustainable innovation projects from all over the world.
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WED in Korea: Recycling and Games on Food Waste
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Emirates Environmental Group Focuses on Food Wastage in the UAE
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Latvian Graphic Designer Wins the Think.Eat.Save Reduce Your Foodprint Ad Competition
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Tesco Poland Launches Competition to Help Schools Think.Eat.Save!
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World Food Day 2013 Focuses on Sustainable Food Systems for Food Security and Nutrition
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World Food Day 2013 Focuses on Sustainable Food Systems for Food Security and Nutrition
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New Report Offers Menu of Solutions to Close the Global Food Gap
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December 10 is Terra Madre Day: Time to Celebrate Local Food and Sustainable Production

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Campaign to End Hunger Launched on World Human Rights Day

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Partnership Launched to Develop Sustainable Food Systems in Brazil

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