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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.
UNEP Chief, Philippines Environment Secretary Explore Cooperation on Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Other Issues UNEP Chief, Philippines Environment Secretary Explore Cooperation on Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Other Issues
02/ 03/ 2015
Mr. Steiner applauded the leadership of the Philippines within the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change and the innovation it has demonstrated at the national level
UNEP Head Joins State Visit by French President to Philippines to Spotlight Need for Urgent Action on Climate Change UNEP Head Joins State Visit by French President to Philippines to Spotlight Need for Urgent Action on Climate Change
26/ 02/ 2015
President Benigno Aquino III and President Hollande will sign the Manila Call to Action on Climate Change to encourage global support for the climate agreement set to be finalized in Paris later this year.
Spirit of Lima Transforms into Spirit of Geneva En Route to December Climate Conference Spirit of Lima Transforms into Spirit of Geneva En Route to December Climate Conference
16/ 02/ 2015
Nations concluded the Geneva Climate Change Talks by successfully preparing the formal negotiating text for the 2015 agreement.

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