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UNEP and the Organization of American States Renew Joint-Efforts to Enhance Environmental Rule of law UNEP and the Organization of American States Renew Joint-Efforts to Enhance Environmental Rule of law
19/ 11/ 2014
This agreement is fundamental to continuing the Organization's work in member States with Judges, Parliamentarians and Civil Society Organizations which are strategic partners to advancing the environmental rule of law
Governments Commit to Step up Action for Migratory Animals at UN Wildlife Conference Governments Commit to Step up Action for Migratory Animals at UN Wildlife Conference
10/ 11/ 2014
Polar Bear, Cuvier's Beaked Whale, Hammerhead Shark and Reef Manta Ray among Migratory Species Benefiting from Greater International Protection
Record Number of Species Proposed for International Protection under UN Treaty on Migratory Species Record Number of Species Proposed for International Protection under UN Treaty on Migratory Species
04/ 11/ 2014
Polar Bears, Sharks and the African Lion among Species Considered Under Serious Threat
Governments Meet in Republic of Korea to Assess Progress in Implementing Global Strategic Plan for Biodiversity Governments Meet in Republic of Korea to Assess Progress in Implementing Global Strategic Plan for Biodiversity
06/ 10/ 2014
"Pyeongchang Road Map" expected to include further steps to protect biodiversity in support of sustainable development
UN Report Calls For Bold and Accelerated Global Action to Meet Biodiversity Targets by 2020 UN Report Calls For Bold and Accelerated Global Action to Meet Biodiversity Targets by 2020
06/ 10/ 2014
Report Tracks Progress and Draws Attention To Implications on Broader Sustainable Development this Century
UN Meeting Agrees on Decisions to Advance the Implementation of the International Agreement on the Safe Use of Living Modified Organisms 
UN Meeting Agrees on Decisions to Advance the Implementation of the International Agreement on the Safe Use of Living Modified Organisms
04/ 10/ 2014
Parties to the Cartagena Protocol also agreed to continue to identify living modified organisms intended for direct use as food or feed, or for processing that are subject to transboundary movement
Ocean Experts Call for Greater Local Government Role in Fight Against Marine Waste Ocean Experts Call for Greater Local Government Role in Fight Against Marine Waste
01/ 10/ 2014
Fresh Strategies to tackle Pollution, Plastics and Climate Impacts to be Included in New Plan to Manage the World's Seas.
The Minamata Convention on Mercury:  Towards Its Early Entry Into Force and Effective Implementation The Minamata Convention on Mercury: Towards Its Early Entry Into Force and Effective Implementation
25/ 09/ 2014
An additional 18 countries sign the Minamata Convention at a high-level event during the opening of the sixty-ninth session of the United Nations General Assembly

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