Experts estimate that 10-30 per cent of this illegal trade (around US$ 72-426 million per annum) goes to transnational organized criminal networks based outside eastern DRC
The world's oceans receive an enormous amount of litter each year, much of which is persistent and creates marine pollution that is global and intergenerational.
World Environment Day 2015 to Take Centre Stage at Milan Expo.
Rebuilding livelihoods in post conflict countries is a critical component of peacebuilding and economic recovery.
Environmental rule of law is essential for sustainable development
Mr. Harris has led and plays a central role in UNEP's contribution to the Post 2015 development agenda process and important inter-agency coordination mechanisms.
At the International Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade
The report stresses the urgent need to change the way we use and manage this water resources.
The ozone layer is healing itself and is expected to recover by the middle of this century.
First major agreement of the Post-2015 development agenda reached at landmark UN Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.
Better Management of Neglected Sector Would Boost Water Regulation and Biodiversity and Sequester up to 9.8 per cent of Anthropogenic Carbon Emissions
At the Closing of the 15th Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment
African Ministers Call for Adaptation-Mitigation Parity in 2015 Climate Agreement, to Keep Global Temperature Rise Below 1.5°C
Cairo Declaration shows Africa's Resolve to:
Enhance Natural Resources Management, Integrate Inclusive Green Economy into Development Planning, Develop Common Strategy on Wildlife, Redress Inequity.