West African country to earn $38 million, create 3,000 jobs and save 40,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions with exports from a 100 MW of solar power plant
Decisions taken at African Ministerial Conference on the Environment set stage for brighter future for continent
Sustainable use of Africa's natural capital could result in savings of up to $103 billion every year and drive Africa's economic growth.
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
India's Supreme Court Ruling puts the country on a green energy path
UNEP's new offices in Paris
by Achim Steiner, UNEP Executive Director
The GFSG will collaborate with other G20 groups and related external initiatives.
Achim Steiner and Canadian leaders pay tribute to first UNEP Chief
The Memorandum of Understanding is initially set to run until June 2018.
Report Profiles UK's Efforts to Build Sustainable Financial System
Statement by UNEP Executive Director, Achim Steiner
"The potential opportunity of the green bond market has caught policy makers' attention." - Nick Robins, Co-Director of the UNEP Inquiry
On the margins of COP21, Mr. Steiner met with Børge Brende at the Norwegian Embassy in Paris to sign the agreement and discuss the process of negotiations at the climate conference.
First Report of 1 Gigaton Coalition Finds Potential for Further Reductions
COP21 Opening Ceremony
UK, Dutch and French Investment Firms Join Coalition Ahead of COP21, with More to Follow