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Media Advisory: Expert Mission to Japan to Study Post-Disaster Waste Management Media Advisory: Expert Mission to Japan to Study Post-Disaster Waste Management
02/ 03/ 2012
UNEP will take part in an expert mission to Japan to study issues surrounding waste management following the earthquake and tsumani that struck the country in 2011.
One Step Closer Towards Cleaner Cookstoves in Afghanistan One Step Closer Towards Cleaner Cookstoves in Afghanistan
28/ 02/ 2012
As part of a UNEP-supported project, metalsmiths, engineers and environmental experts are working with local villagers to design and test prototypes for cleaner cookstoves.
Brazil Named Global Host of World Environment Day 2012 Brazil Named Global Host of World Environment Day 2012
22/ 02/ 2012
KIA Motors Donates Fuel-Efficient Cars for Regional Competition to Mark WED and UNEP's 40th Anniversary
Nations Commit to Scaling up Environmental Sustainability in UNEP's 40th Anniversary Year Nations Commit to Scaling up Environmental Sustainability in UNEP's 40th Anniversary Year
22/ 02/ 2012
The world's environment ministers ended their annual meeting by committing to make the upcoming UN Conference on Sustainable Development 2012 a success.
Overhaul of Global Environmental Governance to Meet 21st Century Challenges Tops Emerging Issues Selected by UN Scientific Panel Overhaul of Global Environmental Governance to Meet 21st Century Challenges Tops Emerging Issues Selected by UN Scientific Panel
20/ 02/ 2012
Re-tooling the Global Work Force for a Green Economy and Increased Threats to Food Security and Safety Ranked Second and Third Findings Come as Global Environment Outlook-5 Summary Released to World's Environment Ministers at UNEP Governing Council
Media Arrangements for UNEP Governing Council and Global Ministerial Environment Forum Media Arrangements for UNEP Governing Council and Global Ministerial Environment Forum
15/ 02/ 2012
Follow Governing Council press conferences online at: http://dcs.unon.org/gcssxii/
Domestic Consumption is Main Contributor to Africa's E-Waste Domestic Consumption is Main Contributor to Africa's E-Waste
10/ 02/ 2012
UN Report Finds Imports of Waste Electronics from Europe Continue to Add to Problem
Countries Call for Blue Economy to Protect the Mediterranean Countries Call for Blue Economy to Protect the Mediterranean
10/ 02/ 2012
Mediterranean countries and the European Union meeting in Paris have called for a "blue" economy to be set up to safeguard and promote a clean, healthy, productive Mediterranean environment.
From Soil Carbon to Nuclear Reactors: UNEP Yearbook Outlines Major Emerging Issues for Global Environment From Soil Carbon to Nuclear Reactors: UNEP Yearbook Outlines Major Emerging Issues for Global Environment
09/ 02/ 2012
Launch to Include Media Preview of UNEP Governing Council
Top Kenyan Athletes Support Half-Marathon Run to Celebrate UNEP's 40th Anniversary Top Kenyan Athletes Support Half-Marathon Run to Celebrate UNEP's 40th Anniversary
07/ 02/ 2012
Kenya's top runners will join the public later this month for a half-marathon to mark the fortieth anniversary of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP).

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