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New Sustainability Measures Set for the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics New Sustainability Measures Set for the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics
20/ 08/ 2013
UNEP partners with Rio 2016
UNEP Highlights Key Role of Indigenous Communities in Transition to a Green Economy UNEP Highlights Key Role of Indigenous Communities in Transition to a Green Economy
09/ 08/ 2013
UN International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples Marked Today
UN Secretary-General Appoints Ibrahim Thiaw as UNEP Deputy Executive Director UN Secretary-General Appoints Ibrahim Thiaw as UNEP Deputy Executive Director
06/ 08/ 2013
Mr. Thiaw succeeds Amina Mohamed of Kenya as Assistant Secretary-General and UNEP Deputy Executive Director.
Kenya Aims to Tackle Growing Degradation of Spectacular and Vital Wetlands Kenya Aims to Tackle Growing Degradation of Spectacular and Vital Wetlands
31/ 07/ 2013
Strategy to Conserve Wetlands Should Align with Ramsar Convention's Main Pillars, Says Kenya Wetlands Atlas
Young Thai Wins UNEP Global Art and Environment Competition Young Thai Wins UNEP Global Art and Environment Competition
30/ 07/ 2013
Entries Sought for Next Competition under Theme of Food Waste
Clean-up of Polluting Brick Kilns and Cook Stoves Backed by Climate and Clean Air Coalition Clean-up of Polluting Brick Kilns and Cook Stoves Backed by Climate and Clean Air Coalition
26/ 07/ 2013
Cutting emissions of SLCPs like black carbon, methane and gases known as HFCs could cut the rate of global warming by up to 0.5 degrees Celsius, save millions of lives and reduce crop losses by over 30 million tonnes a year.
New York Stock Exchange Commits to Promoting Sustainability Among its 2,800 Listed Companies New York Stock Exchange Commits to Promoting Sustainability Among its 2,800 Listed Companies
26/ 07/ 2013
Established in 2009 by the UN Secretary-General, the Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) provides a unique platform for stock exchanges to develop customized strategies to contribute to the sustainable development goals of UN Member States. To date, eight stock exchanges with more than 13,000 listed companies have signed the SSE Voluntary Commitment to promote sustainability issues.
Fisheries Reform: Time to Draw in the Net Fisheries Reform: Time to Draw in the Net
10/ 07/ 2013
By Achim Steiner, UN Under-Secretary General and UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Executive Director
Powerful Posters Bring Wildlife Protection Message to Millions on Shanghai Metro Powerful Posters Bring Wildlife Protection Message to Millions on Shanghai Metro
01/ 07/ 2013
Wildlife poster campaign in Shanghai

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