HFCs are used in the air conditioning, refrigeration, foam and aerosol sectors as replacements for many ozone-depleting substances (ODSs)
The Minamata Convention paves the way for greater international cooperation on mercury pollution and global efforts to remove a serious health and environmental threat from the lives of people across the globe
UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner delivered two keynote speeches at the EU Environment Ministers Informal Council today, discussing both the upcoming adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and climate financing
The Addis Ababa Action Agenda provides a foundation for implementing the global sustainable development agenda
A Chance for Bloggers, Citizen Scientists and Designers to Win a Trip to Abu Dhabi
UNEP Focus on Redesigning Finance, Alignment of Financial Systems for Sustainable Development
Our Common Future Outcome Underlines Best Bet for 2 Degree Celsius Defense is Zero Emissions by Century End
Loss of forest ecosystem services such as water regulation can have adverse impacts on the value added of other sectors such as agriculture, tourism and energy.