Spain-UNEP Partnership: Support to conservation activities in Panama and El Salvador
The Spain-UNEP Partnership in Support to conservation activities in Volcán Barú National Park and la Montañona Conservation Area seeks to preserve the integrity of these Protected Areas, which is threatened by communities that live in or around the parks and poach for food, or clear agricultural lands within park borders in order to meet their basic needs. This short film shows how through this initiative, Improved agricultural practices for fire prevention
Featuring UNEP Goodwill Ambassadors Gisele Bündchen and Don Cheadle. World Environment Day 2011.
Students on Ice
Students visiting Antarctica send a message to the 100 or more environment ministers gathering in Nairobi this week for UNEP's 26th Governing Council. Their message to world environment leaders is simple: Protect the Poles, Protect the Planet.