NGO Major Group overall statement on UNEA 5

United Nations Environment Programme ; United Nations Environment Programme (2021-02-25)

We are deeply concerned that Important priorities such as the urgent need for addressing urgent environmental crises and disasters did not receive good attention :Environmental urgent matters such as closing the gap in International Law, and extending the current approach of SAICM until the new instrument is adopted, GHS for chemicals safe handling and labeling, ethical and equitable post 2020 Global Biodiversity Framework, that must reverse biodiversity losses by 2030 and work towards recovery by 2050.