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Understanding Synergies and Mainstreaming among the Biodiversity Related Conventions : A Special Contributory Volume by Key Biodiversity Convention Secretariats and Scientific Bodies
This multi-author volume is an attempt by the United Nations Environment to engage with the Heads of various biodiversity related conventions and Chairs of Scienti c Bodies of the conventions to understand the opportunities ...
Report on Green Transformation in Ukraine Based on OECD Green Growth Indicators
All countries, regardless of their natural resource base or geopolitical position, to a greater or lesser degree face the challenges of depletion of limited natural resources and climate change. Response to these challenges ...
Policy Coherence of the Sustainable Development Goals: A Natural Resource Perspective
(United Nations Environment Programme, 2015)
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) aim, by 2030, to end human deprivation worldwide. They represent a coherent, collective vision of a better future for all and provide a framework by which progress towards this ...
République Démocratique du Congo: Évaluation environnementale post-conflict
Trois objectifs clefs ont été identifiés pour cette évaluation : 1. Établir une connaissance scientifique détaillée de l’état de l’environnement, des tendances et des enjeux stratégiques en RDC; 2. Stimuler les plans et ...
Economic Instruments for Promoting Sustainable Natural Resource Use, Environmental sustainability and Responses to Climate Change
This report was prepared to inform the formulation of the five-year National Development Plan (NDP), whose theme is ‘Growth, Employment and Prosperity’. It is based on a study that draws lessons learned from over a decade ...
Governance for Peace over Natural Resources: A Review of Transitions in Environmental Governance across Africa as a Resource for Peacebuilding and Environmental Management in Sudan
(United Nations Environment Programme, 2013)
This report sets out some potential building blocks for reforming and rebuilding environmental governance in Sudan, drawing lessons from international environmental governance frameworks and from the experiences of other ...
Second Meeting of the Earthwatch Working Party
The second meeting of the Earthwatch Working Party was convened by UNEP at its offices in Geneva on 22-23 March 1995, with Earthwatch focal points and other representatives of agencies and organizations of the UN system ...
Circular Economy & the Sustainable Management of Minerals & Metal Resources: Side Event
Launch of UNEP Interactive Platform - Building Circularity
UN Calls for Urgent Rethink as Resource Use Skyrockets
Resource extraction has more than tripled since 1970, including a fivefold increase in the use of non-metallic minerals and a 45 per cent increase in fossil fuel use. By 2060, global material use could double to 190 billion ...
Investing in Innovative Environmental Solutions to Accelerate Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2063 in Africa: Note by the Secretariat - Ministerial Policy Dialogue
With environment integrated into all aspects of development, this document focuses on how innovative environmental solutions could provide affordable practical solutions to drive the implementation of the Sustainable ...