A Global Symposium on Environmental Rule of Law - 24 June 2014, Nairobi,Kenya
Summary and Key Messages
Agencies and partners join forces to promote the implementation of environmental law through enhanced knowledge sharing and new tools
3-6 June 2014 Montruex, Geneva
Africa Asia Inter-regional Meeting on Enforcement of Environmental Law
19 - 22 May 2014 Beijing, China
The meeting was organised by DELC in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment Protection of China through the China ASEAN Centre of Environmental Cooperation (CAEC) and involved selected countries from Africa and Asia (South-east Asia and Central Asia) for the purpose of strengthening compliance and enforcement of environmental law, including multilateral environmental agreements.
2014 International Day for Biological Diversity
May 22, 2014
Coincided with the designation by the UN General Assembly of 2014 as the International Year of Small Island Developing States (SIDS), the theme of the International Day for Biological Diversity 2014 was 'Island Biodiversity'
World Migratory Bird Day 2014
10 - 11 May 2014
This year's theme was "Destination Flyways: Migratory Birds and Tourism" which highlights the links between migratory bird conservation, local community development and wildlife watching tourism around the world.
First meeting of the Open-Ended Committee of Permanent Representatives (OECPR) to the UN Environment Programme (UNEP)
24 - 28 March 2014 Daily web coverage (ENB)
Intro - 24 March - 25 March - 26 March - 27 March - 28 March
Inception Workshop to quick-start the implementation of the ACP MEAs Phase II
11 - 13 February 2014 Brussels, Belgium
Consultation on Constitutional Rights to a Healthy Environment
23 - 24 January 2014, Johannesburg, South Africa
Convened by the United Nations Independent Expert on human rights and the environment, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), and the Legal Resource Centre (LRC)
1st Asia and Pacific Colloquium on Environmental Rule of Law - Defining a New Future for Environmental Justice, Governance and Law
11 - 12 December 2013 in Putrajaya, Malaysia.
A Transformative Post-2015 Human Rights Vision Requires Innovative Linkages with Environmental Issues
- organized by Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and UNEP,
12 December 2013 - UN Headquarters, New York
Climate Change Legal Preparedness Workshop
25 & 28 November 2013 ; 2 - 3 of December 2013, Bangkok, Thailand
Training Seminar Human Rights and the Environment
EIUC organized a Training Seminar on Human Rights and the Environment in collaboration with UNEP and the EU.
21 - 23 November 2013 Venice, Italy
INTERPOL - UNEP International Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Conference
6 November 2013, Nairobi, Kenya
Preparatory Workshop for Climate Change Negotiators (Africa Group and the Least Developed Countries Group)
Offers opportunity for Negotiating Groups to formulate their policy positions on various aspects of the ongoing climate change negotiations. UNEP acts as a resource entity on the various thematic issues, and provides technical and logistic support to the negotiators.
30 September-2 October, Africa Group was from 3-4 October