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UN Millennium Development Goal Drinking Water Target is Met UN Millennium Development Goal Drinking Water Target is Met
06/ 03/ 2012
A UN report estimates that 92 per cent of the global population will have access to improved drinking water by 2015. But progress towards the Millennium Development Goal sanitation target still lags behind.
Global Peace Initiative of Women Convenes Environmental Conference in Kenya Global Peace Initiative of Women Convenes Environmental Conference in Kenya
02/ 03/ 2012
The Global Peace Initiative of Women (GPIW), a non-governmental organization of contemplative leaders based in the United States, held today an environmental conference at the headquarters of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) in Nairobi.
CITES Expresses Grave Concern Over Reports of Mass Elephant Killings in Cameroon CITES Expresses Grave Concern Over Reports of Mass Elephant Killings in Cameroon
28/ 02/ 2012
The poached ivory is believed to be exchanged against money, weapons and ammunition to support conflicts in neighbouring countries.
Brazil Named Global Host of World Environment Day 2012 Brazil Named Global Host of World Environment Day 2012
22/ 02/ 2012
KIA Motors Donates Fuel-Efficient Cars for Regional Competition to Mark WED and UNEP's 40th Anniversary
Norway Provides the UN Environment Programme with over US$30 Million of Support Norway Provides the UN Environment Programme with over US$30 Million of Support
22/ 02/ 2012
As a tangible commendation of the mandate and achievements of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), the Government of Norway has committed NOK 200 million (US$35 million) for the 2012-2013 biennium to support activities across UNEP's Programme of Work.
Nations Commit to Scaling up Environmental Sustainability in UNEP's 40th Anniversary Year Nations Commit to Scaling up Environmental Sustainability in UNEP's 40th Anniversary Year
22/ 02/ 2012
The world's environment ministers ended their annual meeting by committing to make the upcoming UN Conference on Sustainable Development 2012 a success.
Smart Public Policies Key to Powering Up Africa's Clean Energy Potential Smart Public Policies Key to Powering Up Africa's Clean Energy Potential
21/ 02/ 2012
Africa Launch of 'UN International Year of Sustainable Energy for All' Held in Nairobi
Overhaul of Global Environmental Governance to Meet 21st Century Challenges Tops Emerging Issues Selected by UN Scientific Panel Overhaul of Global Environmental Governance to Meet 21st Century Challenges Tops Emerging Issues Selected by UN Scientific Panel
20/ 02/ 2012
Re-tooling the Global Work Force for a Green Economy and Increased Threats to Food Security and Safety Ranked Second and Third Findings Come as Global Environment Outlook-5 Summary Released to World's Environment Ministers at UNEP Governing Council

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