Division of Environmental Law and Conventions


The following pages provide the calendar of various events organized by the Division of Environmental Law and Conventions (DELC), as well as inter-governmental meetings of Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs):


Open-Ended Committee of Permanent Representatives to UNEP - Second Meeting
15-19 February 2016, Nairobi, Kenya 

11th Green Customs Partners Meeting
16-17 February 2016, Geneva, Switzerland

Conference on Compliance and Enforcement of MEAs
4-6 March 2016, New Delhi, India

Central Asia training on Enforcement of Environmental Law In addition part of the meeting will be dedicated to InforMEA and the E-learning platform
11-13 March 2016, Almaty,Kazakhstan (TBC) 

South-South Experience Sharing workshop on the topic “Dealing with Mainstreaming and Synergies among biodiversity related MEAs in the updated/revised post 2010 NBSAPs”
15-17 March 2016, Nairobi, Kenya

1st World Environmental Law Congress 
27-29 April, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The Congress theme is Environmental Rule of Law, Justice and Planetary Sustainability.

The World Environmental Law Congress will provide a global forum to advance the role of law in developing and implementing solutions that will ensure ecological sustainability.

For full details see the flyer  here

Second Meeting of the UN Environmental Assembly
23-27 May 2016, Nairobi, Kenya

The UN Environment Assembly (UNEA) of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) represents the highest level of governance of international environmental affairs in the UN system.

Regional Environmental Diplomacy Institute (REDI) - AFRICA Workshop in Environmental Diplomacy
13-15 January 2016, Gulele Botanical Garden, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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