Phasing down hydrofluorocarbons under the Montreal Protocol could prevent a global temperature rise of up to 0.4°C
Cogeneration of heat and power from sugarcane byproducts can help meet Africa's energy needs
Integrating green growth into development policies can help countries promote the efficient and environmentally sound use of resources while boosting green jobs
On the Road to UNEA
Gearing up for the 2nd UN Environment Assembly (UNEA-2), ministers to define regional approaches to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris Agreement on climate change.
The region could save up to 10% in energy consumption by switching to cleaner technologies
India's Supreme Court Ruling puts the country on a green energy path
Economic mechanisms help communities adjust to extreme changes in water availability
UNEP's new offices in Paris
Joint Kenya and United Nations Report Highlights Measures that Could Contribute Significantly to Kenya's Paris Climate Commitments
Demand for water set to outstrip supply by 40 per cent, highlighting urgent need to improve how humans use the precious resource
REDD+ helps to protect Africa's largest forests while supporting the sustainable development of local communities
To mark Earth Hour Li Bingbing appeals for individuals to change the way they live to avoid perils of climate change.
UNEP's projects help to halt the vicious cycle of climate change, resource scarcity and conflict
Wide-ranging Effort to Address Environmental and Societal Challenges through Film
UNEP-UNDP partnership builds resilience to climate change in one of the world's most vulnerable countries
As Governments Gear Up for 2nd UN Environment Assembly (UNEA)
40th anniversary of Barcelona Convention celebrated with strong commitments on biodiversity protection, sustainable consumption and climate change adaptation.
The GFSG will collaborate with other G20 groups and related external initiatives.