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Countries Get Serious About Wildlife Crime, Pledge Tougher Penalties for Traffickers and Kingpins Countries Get Serious About Wildlife Crime, Pledge Tougher Penalties for Traffickers and Kingpins
27/ 03/ 2015
At the International Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade
Ahead of World Water Day, UN Calls for Better Management of Water Resources Ahead of World Water Day, UN Calls for Better Management of Water Resources
20/ 03/ 2015
The report stresses the urgent need to change the way we use and manage this water resources.
Vienna Convention Celebrates Three Decades of Successful Science-Based Global Action to Protect the Ozone Layer Vienna Convention Celebrates Three Decades of Successful Science-Based Global Action to Protect the Ozone Layer
20/ 03/ 2015
The ozone layer is healing itself and is expected to recover by the middle of this century.
World Conference Adopts New International Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction After Marathon Negotiations World Conference Adopts New International Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction After Marathon Negotiations
18/ 03/ 2015
First major agreement of the Post-2015 development agenda reached at landmark UN Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.
Egyptian President Receives UNEP Executive Director and African Ministers in Cairo Egyptian President Receives UNEP Executive Director and African Ministers in Cairo
06/ 03/ 2015
Egyptian President Receives UNEP Executive Director and African Ministers in Cairo
Human-Induced Factors Continue to Cause Biodiversity Decline in Africa, According to Preview of UNEP Report Human-Induced Factors Continue to Cause Biodiversity Decline in Africa, According to Preview of UNEP Report
04/ 03/ 2015
The ongoing loss of biodiversity in Africa is driven by a combination of human-induced factors, including a rising demand for and consumption of natural resources and pollution created by urbanization and industrialization.
New Atlas Shows Africa's Mountains Underpin the Continent's Development New Atlas Shows Africa's Mountains Underpin the Continent's Development
04/ 03/ 2015
The Atlas contains detailed mapping of how strategic interventions and innovations are improving the food security and livelihoods of mountain communities in different parts of Africa.
Celebrating 30 Years, High Level Segment of  15th Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment Opens in Cairo Celebrating 30 Years, High Level Segment of 15th Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment Opens in Cairo
04/ 03/ 2015
Continent to Define Vision for the Future on Climate, Investment in Natural Capital, Economic Transitions and Development as Deadlines for Culmination of Key Global Agreements Approaches
Organized Crime Threat to Wild Species on the Increase, Says UN on Wildlife Day Organized Crime Threat to Wild Species on the Increase, Says UN on Wildlife Day
03/ 03/ 2015
UN General Assembly Marks the Day with Special Session
Africa Celebrates Africa Environment Day and Life of Wangari Maathai Africa Celebrates Africa Environment Day and Life of Wangari Maathai
03/ 03/ 2015
The role of women in sustainable natural resource management and the fight against wildlife crime are the major themes of this year's event.

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