Climate Change
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Geneva locals and diplomatic community to cycle in solidarity with slands affected by
rising sea levels


From noon to 4.00 p.m. on Wednesday, 4 June, anyone in Geneva will have the opportunity to experience first-hand the positive impact of a sustainable lifestyle on climate change and the rising sea levels that have been affecting the Small Island Developing States.

Make a Change and Give Your Energy For World Environment Day


Geneva, 28 May 2014 – All across the globe, people are coming together
and joining forces to prepare for the celebration of World Environment Day
next week. 

 Tehran Convention COP5:  a milestone in Caspian cooperation
Caspian States adopt Biodiversity Protocol and will establish Convention Secretariat in the region
Transforming Risks into Cooperation - The Environment and Security Initiative 2003-2013
  In 2013, the Environment and Security Initiative (ENVSEC) celebrates its
10th anniversary, and the present publication describes the history,
methodology and key results achieved so far through the skills, experience
and networks of the ENVSEC partners.
Tunza Europe Youth Conference 2013
  The United Nations Environment Programme Regional Office for Europe
(UNEP-ROE) will organize the Tunza Europe Youth Conference ...

Europe and Central Asia Regional Consultations in Istanbul help shape the Post 2015
Development Agenda

8 November 2013, Istanbul -- Post 2015 Europe and Central Asia
regional consultations concluded today in Istanbul with a call to end
the increasing inequalities in the region.
UNEP Regional Major Groups and Stakeholders Consultation for Europe (RCM),
4-5 November 2013, Istanbul, Turkey

  The 2013 Regional consultation will explore the opportunities and options
available to European Major Groups and Stakeholders (MGS) to contribute
to a number of environmental sustainability themes ...
 Valuing Nature to Better Conserve it: Georgia Takes the Leas in Assessing its Natural Capital

TEEB Scoping Study for Georgia: Main Findings and Way-forward, 2013

Photos of the Launch of the TEEB Scoping Study for Georgia
Sixth Biodiversity in Europe Conference, 15-18 April 2013, Batumi, Georgia
The 6th Biodiversity in Europe conference brought together representatives
and stakeholders from the 55 countries in pan-Europe to discuss the
implementation of the global Strategic Plan for ...
The Rio+20 Youth Agenda - Azerbaijan's Green Week takes youth momentum forward
  Baku, 12 November 2012: This year, world leaders gathered in Brazil for the Rio+20 UN Conference on Sustainable Development, renewing commitments made to sustainable growth and equitable development two decades ago, assessing progress and discussing new and emerging issues.

Talking Green in Azerbaijan - UNEP and IDEA to hold Green Week in Baku, Azerbaijan
  6 November 2012 - For the first time an international Green Week will be held in Azerbaijan from 12 to 16 November. The Green Week dialogues aim to provide a platform where leaders from around the globe can voice concerns about the future of our planet and find innovative solutions for our economy and our environment. Some of the objectives and themes which will be discusses are youth response to Rio+20, the role of major stakeholders in post Rio+20, Green Economy, environmental diplomacy and international affairs.


See Also: Media Advisory
Rio+20 Dialogues

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