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United Nations Environment Programme Upgraded to Universal Membership Following Rio+20 Summit United Nations Environment Programme Upgraded to Universal Membership Following Rio+20 Summit
21/ 12/ 2012
UN General Assembly Strengthens UNEP Role in Addressing Global Environmental Challenges - Renewed Focus on Improving Access to Technology and Capacity Building
Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics and Green Economy in Focus During UNEP Meeting with Government of Russia Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics and Green Economy in Focus During UNEP Meeting with Government of Russia
14/ 12/ 2012
UNEP Executive Director and Minister for Environment and Natural Resources Discuss Continued Cooperation
Developing Countries From All Three of the World's Major Forested Regions  Meet to Turn REDD+ into Wider-Spread Action Developing Countries From All Three of the World's Major Forested Regions Meet to Turn REDD+ into Wider-Spread Action
11/ 12/ 2012
The Meeting at UN Environment Programme's World Conservation Monitoring Centre Comes After Another Round of Climate Change Talks
Doha Climate Conference Opens Gateway to Greater Ambition and Action on Climate Change Doha Climate Conference Opens Gateway to Greater Ambition and Action on Climate Change
09/ 12/ 2012
Countries have successfully launched a new commitment period under the Kyoto Protocol, agreed a firm timetable to adopt a universal climate agreement by 2015 and agreed a path to raise necessary ambition to respond to climate change.
UNEP Executive Director Receives Top German Sustainability Award UNEP Executive Director Receives Top German Sustainability Award
08/ 12/ 2012
The honorary category of the award recognizes global actions by environmental leaders.
UNEP Establishes New Body to Advance Environmental Law, Justice and Governance UNEP Establishes New Body to Advance Environmental Law, Justice and Governance
07/ 12/ 2012
The World Congress on Justice, Governance and Law for Environmental Sustainability saw representatives of over 60 countries calling for the creation of an international network to support efforts to achieve sustainability through stronger legal responses to environmental pressures.
Viet Nam, Norway and UN Announce US$30 Million for REDD+ in Viet Nam at UN-REDD COP18 Event Viet Nam, Norway and UN Announce US$30 Million for REDD+ in Viet Nam at UN-REDD COP18 Event
06/ 12/ 2012
Costa Rica, Mexico and Nigeria present their latest progress and lessons learned on developing REDD+ safeguards and legal preparedness.
Ministers from 25 Nations Commit to Scaling Up Voluntary Action to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants Ministers from 25 Nations Commit to Scaling Up Voluntary Action to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants
06/ 12/ 2012
Rapid Growth of Country Members-from 6 to 25 in Less Than 12 Months - Underlines World-Wide Interest in Voluntary Initiative
UNEP Launches New Initiative to Support Climate Change Adaptation in Africa UNEP Launches New Initiative to Support Climate Change Adaptation in Africa
06/ 12/ 2012
Information Portal will Make Available Research, Experiences and Lessons Learned from Projects Across the Continent

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