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The Faith We Share and The World We Want - UNEP Perspectives No. 21
Successful implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development will require healthy, resilient and sustainable local communities everywhere. Focusing on the health, resilience and sustainability of local communities ...
Universal Sustainable Development Goals: A Challenge For The Rich Countries As Well As The Poor - UNEP Perspectives No. 19
This edition focuses on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs); explaining them as global goals that challenge both, developed and developing countries to find new pathways to a more sustainable future. The authors present ...
Definitions and Concepts: Background Note. Inquiry Working Paper 16/13
This paper provides an initial mapping of existing practice in G20 and other countries and, where relevant internationally, highlights areas of convergence and difference, as well as distinctions between green, climate, ...
Our Planet - October 2016: Urban solutions: Making cities strong, smart, sustainable
In this issue of Our Planet, government leaders, environmental policy makers, and experts in settlements and urban health examine the challenges and opportunities of our rapidly urbanizing world.
Advancing Justice, Governance and Law for Environmental Sustainability: Rio+20 and the World Congress of Chief Justices, Attorneys General and Auditors General
Key contributions to the Congress. Speeches, articles, the Rio+20 Declaration on Justice, Governance and Law for Environmental Sustainability and other documents that encase the critical importance behind the World Congress’ ...
Bringing the 2015 Summits Home : An Action Agenda for Legislators
(GLOBE International, 2016-07)
This discussion paper is the result of a year-long collaboration between UNEP and GLOBE International to foster more integrated policymaking and legislative action on key sustainability challenges facing the global community. ...
Integrated Strategic Environmental Assessments in Post-Crisis Recovery and Reconstruction
This paper outlines the use of Integrated Strategic Environmentaé Assessments (ISEA) in Post-Conflict Recovery and Reconstruction. It summarizes the use of ISEA in 2010-2011 in Sri Lanka in order to establish a sustainable ...
Africa Environment Outlook: Policy and Action Recommendations for a Sustainable Future
The main purpose of the AEO report is to provide comprehensive and credible environmental information in a way that is relevant to policy making. The structure of the report combines comprehensive environmental information ...