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Strengthening Actions for Nature in North America: Regional Input to UNEA-5
In preparation for the fifth session of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA-5), the United Nations Environment Programme’s North America Office (UNEP North America) hosted a series of six virtual consultation ...
SWITCH Africa Green: Review of Laws, Policies and Business Environment - Country Implementation Report and Plan, February 2018 [Kenya]
(Kenya, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, 2018)
The aim of this study is to support development of green business and eco-entrepreneurship and use of sustainable consumption and production practices by having in place three components. These are (i) micro, small and ...
Making Peace with Nature: A Scientific Blueprint to Tackle the Climate, Biodiversity and Pollution Emergencies
This report presents a flexible scientific blueprint for how the climate change, biodiversity and pollution emergencies can be tackled jointly within the framework of the SDGs. The first of its kind, this report gathers ...
GEO-6 for Youth
GEO-6 states that unless we radically and urgently change our economies and our societies, we will not be able to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.One of the greatest challenges facing young ...
Earth and Us: Population-Resources-Environment-Development
There are very close and intricate interrelationships between population, resources, environment and development. Changes in one affect the others, positively or adversely. Some of these changes are immediately visible, ...
UNEP and the UN Foundation Partners for Sustainable Development
This booklet illustrates the areas where UN Foundation funds are supporting UNEP activities. UNEP has received UNFIP approval for projects in three main areas: • Information for decision making. • Biodiversity conservation. ...
Gincana 3: Biological Diversity and Climate Change
The recently released report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change prepared by 2500 experts from 130 countries has made it clear that climate change is real.
Smart, Sustainable and Resilient Cities: The Power of Nature-Based Solutions - A Working Paper for the G20
This report investigates the potential of nature-based solutions (NbS) to help build smart, sustainable and resilient cities. It draws from more than a decade of research and experience from G20 countries and beyond. It ...
Protected Planet Report 2018: Tracking Progress Towards Global Targets for Protected Areas
Based on the world’s most up to date records in the World Database on Protected Areas, managed jointly by UNEP-WCMC and IUCN, the report confirms that almost 15% of the earth’s land surface and inland waters, and just above ...
Protected Planet National Technical Series: Republic of Korea
The aim of the report is to assess the status of the protected area network of the Republic of Korea and propose priorities for expansion to support the implementation of international and national biodiversity targets.