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.
A flagship of South-South Cooperation, the UNEP-China-Africa Cooperation Programme completed its second phase with a report launched during the 15th session of African Ministerial Conference on the Environment.
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
President Benigno Aquino III and President Hollande will sign the Manila Call to Action on Climate Change to encourage global support for the climate agreement set to be finalized in Paris later this year.
Efforts to reduce emissions continued, as evidenced by case studies on the Greening the Blue website
Reducing Cities' Heating and Cooling Energy Consumption Key to Keeping Global Temperature Rise to 2°C
The forum also looks to find ways around barriers to change by sharing knowledge and experiences, and showcasing initiatives across many areas.
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is the world body for assessing the science related to climate change.
The actions taken today will ensure that the IPCC's mission to assess climate change continues without interruption
Global Partnership Identifies Ways to Reduce Excess Nutrients in Environment
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.