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Ecological Civilization in the City of GuiyangEcological Civilization in the City of Guiyang

The video on the city of Guiyang, located in southwest China, explores how local policymakers have abandoned traditional development models in favour of constructing an Ecological Civilization City, ...

Ecological Civilization in the City of KaramayEcological Civilization in the City of Karamay

The video on Karamay in China’s far western province of Xinjiang explains how the oil extraction industry caused serious damage to the region’s vegetation and soil, as well as to the wate ...

Ecological Civilization in the City of MinhangEcological Civilization in the City of Minhang

The video on the Minhang Development Zone demonstrates the need to balance economic growth with the environment.  Established in the 1980s, the development zone is home to many Fortune 500 compa ...

Look! The Arctic! Inuit knowledge and climate changeLook! The Arctic! Inuit knowledge and climate change

An Eco-Hero video by filmmaker Zacharias Kunuk

Forests - We all depend on themForests - We all depend on them

Forests provide employment for up to 1 billion people and contribute over US$ 450 billion to the global economy. Yet in some regions, deforestation continues at an alarming rate. Produced by UNEP to ...

UNEP Bridging Gaps. Are you? Mind The GapUNEP Bridging Gaps. Are you? Mind The Gap

This mini-series based on UNEP Bridging the Gap report, shows that solutions  to keep average global temperature rise to below 2°C are available and being implemented in many different setti ...

Short Lived Climate Pollutants - SLCPShort Lived Climate Pollutants - SLCP

Pollutants that are short-lived in the atmosphere such as black carbon, methane and hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) are responsible for a substantial fraction of current global warming with particularly la ...

The Future We WantThe Future We Want

The Rio+20 conference on sustainable development, which took place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in June 2012 was the biggest UN conference ever and a major step forward in achieving a sustainable futur ...

Japan Tsunami CleanupJapan Tsunami Cleanup

A year after the massive earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan in March 2011, killing just over 19,000 people, a group of international experts in post-disaster waste management were invited to Ja ...

UNEP 40th Anniversary - Lead phase outUNEP 40th Anniversary - Lead phase out

Why Celebrate UNEP at 40 – it helped phase out lead in  petrol in Africa saving babies and infants from brain damage that globally was costing the world $2.4 trillion a year.  &n ...