The IPCC offers policymakers a snapshot of what the scientific community understands about climate change.
Press Conference Invitation distributed on behalf of the IPCC
The link between the Paris Agreement and trees is clear-forests will be key allies for combating climate change and meeting the long term goal of restoring the ecological balance of planet Earth by t
On the Road to UNEA
Economic mechanisms help communities adjust to extreme changes in water availability
UNEP's new offices in Paris
40th anniversary of Barcelona Convention celebrated with strong commitments on biodiversity protection, sustainable consumption and climate change adaptation.
At the launch of One Humanity: Shared responsibility report
Achim Steiner and Canadian leaders pay tribute to first UNEP Chief
Visiting UNEP's Headquarters in Nairobi, the President emphasized Nigeria's commitment to a safe, secure and clean planet ahead of the Second UN Environment Assembly (UNEA)
WHO and its partners predict a major global increase in health consequences of emergencies this year due to El Niño.
Statement by UNEP Executive Director, Achim Steiner
New Mountain Adaptation Outlooks launched at COP 21
Released on Human Rights Day, ahead of the finalization of a new climate agreement, Climate Change and Human Rights provides a comprehensive study of the links between human rights law and climate ch
More than half a billion children live in areas with extremely high flood occurrence, 160 million live in high drought severity areas
COP21 Opening Ceremony
Board gears up to larger scale projects in the near future
INDCs Projected to Reduce Emissions in 2030 by up to 6 Gt
But Additional 12 Gt Required to Close Gap
At the 27th Meeting of Parties to the Montreal Protocol in Dubai