News and Press releases

 

News and Press releases

Ban Ki-moon Eyes New Climate Deal, Rapid Progress on Sustainable Development in Wake of First United Nations Environment Assembly

 

Historic UN Environment Assembly Calls for Strengthened Action on Air Quality, Linked to 7 Million Deaths Annually, Among 16 Major Resolutions

 

Global climate debate on the sidelines of UNEA meeting: bringing optimism to build trust and political momentum

 


President of Kenya and Prince of Monaco Attend Opening of UNEA High-level Segment

 

 

Prince Albert II of Monaco Joins the Global Ocean Commission and UNEP in Calling for Comprehensive Ocean Governance

 


The European Commission and UNEP Strengthen Cooperation in Renewed Memorandum of Understanding

 


Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda Unite Efforts to Combat Illegal Timber Trade in East Africa

 


UNDP Joins Partnership for Action on Green Economy, Bringing New Resources and Opportunities for Countries

 


Symposium at UNEA Brings Legal Community Together to Boost Environmental Rule of Law

 


South-South Renewables Trade Grows Faster than Global Trade as Developing Countries Invest in Green Technology

 


Developing Countries Face $2.5 Trillion Annual Investment Gap in Key Sustainable Development Sectors, UNCTAD Report Estimates

 

Mongolia's Environment Minister Elected First President of United Nations Environment Assembly

 


Winners of UNEP International Childrens Painting Competition Awarded at First UN Environment Assembly

 


Illegal Trade in Wildlife and Timber Products Finances Criminal and Militia Groups, Threatening Security and Sustainable Development

 


Major Groups and Stakeholders Bring Civil Society Perspectives to Inaugural UN Environment Assembly (UNEA)

 


Plastic Waste Causes Financial Damage of US$13 Billion to Marine Ecosystems Each Year as Concern Grows over Microplastics

 


First-Ever UN Environment Assembly (UNEA), Ground-Breaking Platform for Policy Leadership, Gets Underway

 


New Elephant poaching and ivory smuggling figures released

 


Ground-Breaking First Session of UN Environment Assembly (UNEA) Just Days Away

 


Final Call for Media Accreditation for UN Environment Assembly (UNEA)

 


First UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi Heralds New Era in Global Efforts to Address Environmental Sustainability

 


Global Media Roundtable at the Inaugural Session of the UN Environment Assembly

 


The new tool provides guidance to governments and local authorities

 


Bangladesh Uncovers the Crippling Cost of Climate Change Adaptation

 


Achim Steiner Briefs European Environment Ministers on UNEP's Role

 


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