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GA Approves Establishment of UN Environment Assembly  in Support of the Strengthening and Upgrade of UNEP GA Approves Establishment of UN Environment Assembly in Support of the Strengthening and Upgrade of UNEP
14/ 03/ 2013
The newly-named United Nations Environment Assembly of UNEP reflects the full and future participation of all 193 UN member states in UNEP's governing body. Prior to 2012, membership had been limited to 58 countries only.
UNEP Strengthened and Upgraded to Implement The Future We Want UNEP Strengthened and Upgraded to Implement The Future We Want
22/ 02/ 2013
Governments Call for Governing Council to be Transformed into UN Environment Assembly
Third Africa Environment Outlook Addresses Key Environmental Risks for Human Health and Draws Pathways for Sustainable Future Third Africa Environment Outlook Addresses Key Environmental Risks for Human Health and Draws Pathways for Sustainable Future
21/ 02/ 2013
Report Shows Good Policies for Addressing Environmental Challenges Affecting Human Health, But Weak Implementation
Climate and Clean Air Coalition Marks One Year Anniversary Climate and Clean Air Coalition Marks One Year Anniversary
20/ 02/ 2013
Rapid Growth of Global Initiative to Reduce Health and Climate Impacts of Short-Lived Climate Pollutants
Effects of Human and Wildlife Exposure to Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals Examined in Landmark UN Report Effects of Human and Wildlife Exposure to Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals Examined in Landmark UN Report
19/ 02/ 2013
In addition to chemical exposure, other environmental and non-genetic factors such as age and nutrition could be among the reasons for any observed increases in disease and disorders.
Strengthened Governance and Management Required to Prevent Rush for Resources from Damaging Fragile Arctic Environment, Says UNEP Year Book 2013 Strengthened Governance and Management Required to Prevent Rush for Resources from Damaging Fragile Arctic Environment, Says UNEP Year Book 2013
16/ 02/ 2013
Annual Study of Emerging Environmental Issues Looks at Issues Such As Risks from Chemicals and Spike in Illegal Wildlife Trade, Including Elephant and Rhino Poaching
First Universal Session of UNEP Governing Council to Galvanize New Environmental Era in Support of a Sustainable Century First Universal Session of UNEP Governing Council to Galvanize New Environmental Era in Support of a Sustainable Century
14/ 02/ 2013
40th Anniversary Book Launched Highlighting the Struggles and Successes of UNEP Since 1972
UNEP to Hold Media Roundtable on Key and Emerging Environment Issues at Governing Council UNEP to Hold Media Roundtable on Key and Emerging Environment Issues at Governing Council
06/ 02/ 2013
The Media Roundtable will provide direct interaction between journalists, UN experts, policymakers, scientists, NGOs and others on priority and emerging issues in the global environment.
UNEP team in Nigeria to discuss steps needed to implement Ogoniland Report UNEP team in Nigeria to discuss steps needed to implement Ogoniland Report
05/ 02/ 2013
UNEP also highlighted that due to high rainfall in Ogoniland, any delay in cleaning up oil spills would worsen the current levels of contamination
Asia Pacific Countries Chart Course to Put Brakes on Short-Lived Climate Pollutants Asia Pacific Countries Chart Course to Put Brakes on Short-Lived Climate Pollutants
04/ 02/ 2013
Governments and officials discussed existing measures that can be quickly taken up and integrated into strategies for economic development and environment protection.

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