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Waste Crime - Waste Risks
Gaps in Meeting the Global Waste Challenge


More than ever, our future depends upon how we manage the future of our waste.
As an integrated part of sustainable development, effective waste management can reduce our global footprint. Ignoring or neglecting the challenges of waste, however, can lead to significant health, environmental and economic consequences.


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Freshwater Law and Governance:
Global and Regional Perspectives for Sustainability


Year: 2015
  Enforcement of Environmental Law
Good Practices from Africa, Central Asia and Asean Countries


Year: 2015

     
UNEP Compendium on Human Rights and the Environment

Selected international legal materials and cases

Year : 2014

  UNEP's Environmental Governance at a Glance

Factsheet
     
Community Protocols for Environmental Sustainability: 
A Guide for Policymakers


Year : UNEP and EDO NSW. (2013)
   The Role of Legal Instruments to Support Green Low-Emission and Climate-Resilient Development
A Guidebook on Assessing, Selecting and Implementing Legal Instruments

Year : 2013
 
 
     
 Building Inclusive Green Economies: Success  Stories from South-South Cooperation

Year : 2013
   Compilation of Internationally Agreed
  Environmental Goals and Objectives


  Year : 2012
   
     
 Stories of Change from the UNDP-UNEP
Poverty-Environment Initiative



Year : 2013

   Elephants in the Dust: the African Elephant Crisis

 English | French



   
     
 Human Rights and the Environment:
Joint Report OHCHR and UNEP 


Rio+20: Joint Report OHCHR and UNEP
  advancing justiceAdvancing Justice, Governance and Law for Environmental Sustainability 

"Environmental law is essential for the 
protection of natural resources and
ecosystems and reflects our best hope for the future."
   
     
 Feed-in Tariffs and a Policy Instrument for  Promoting Renewable Energies and
Green Economies in Developing Countries


Year : 2012

  Measuring Progress
Environmental Goals and Gaps

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Year : 2012


   
 
   
Auditing the Implementation of Multilateral Environmental
Agreements (MEAs): A Primer For Auditors


Year : 2010


   Compliance-Related Texts and Decisions of
 Selected Multilateral  Environmental Agreements



 Year: 2010
   
 MEAs Negotiator's Handbook 

 [English]   [French]

 Year : 2007
   The Greening of Water Law:
 Managing Freshwater Resources for People and the  Environment


Year: 2010