WED 2015 News & Highlights
Official Opening Ceremony Expo Milano 2015
Milan, 1 May 2015 - Expo Milano 2015 will be hosted in Milan, Italy, between 1 May and 31 October 2015 with the theme, "Feeding the Planet. Energy for Life". The UN Commissioner-General for Expo 2015, Mr. Eduardo Rojas-Briales, will participate in the official opening of the Expo, along with the Commissioners-General of some 130 participating countries. The United Nations' participation at Expo 2015 provides a unique opportunity to build momentum around food-related issues.
World Environment Day 2015 to Take Centre Stage at Milan Expo
Nairobi/Rome, 7 April 2015 - Italy has today been named host of this year's World Environment Day (WED) global celebrations on 5 June, in a joint announcement made by the Government of Italy and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).