United Nations Environment Programme

UNEP

United Nations Environment Programme

See also: The United Nations
Type IGO
Website unenvironment.org
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Year founded 1972
Headquarters Nairobi Kenya Kenya
Budget USD >100M
Functions Advocacy, Fieldwork, Research
Funding sources Governments or multi-govt organizations
Tags environment energy climate water agriculture and food sustainability and sustainable development
See also United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration 2021-2030
Summary The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system, and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment.


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UNEP · 2 December 2021

The Principles for Responsible Banking’s Commitment to Financial Health and Inclusion is a first-of-its-kind accelerator initiative of the banking sector to promote universal financial inclusion and health 28 signatory banks …


UNEP · 2 December 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has only made this problem worse as the use of disposable masks, gloves and other personal protective equipment (PPE) soars. United Nations Environment Programme’s (UNEP’s) From Pollution …


UNEP · 1 December 2021

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Health Organization (WHO) welcome …


UNEP · 30 November 2021

Right Honourable Lord Robert Carnwath, Iain MacDonald, Members of the UK Bar Council Ladies and Gentlemen Thank you to the UK Bar Council for the opportunity to speak today on …


UNEP · 30 November 2021

Nature-based solutions are emerging as one of the key ways to address the triple planetary crisis of climate change, nature and biodiversity loss and pollution and waste.


UNEP · 30 November 2021

Bangkok, 30 November 2021 – Environmental protectors and entities from Asia were today recognized for their work on prevention of environmental crime at the sixth edition of the Asia Environmental …


UNEP · 30 November 2021

Ambassador Luisa Fragoso, Chair of the Committee of Permanent Representatives Distinguished Ambassadors, Excellencies, colleagues Warm greetings as we begin a day of discussions – on the direction of travel – …


UNEP · 29 November 2021

On International Jaguars Day on 29th November, we follow how the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is working with Panama to promote jaguar conservation and curb human-jaguar conflict.


UNEP · 25 November 2021

SAFER AND CLEANER USED VEHICLES FOR AFRICA USED VEHICLES INSPECTION AND MONITORING FRAMEWORK AND IMPLEMENTATION COMPLIANCE SYSTEM This report comprises the findings of the UN Road Safety Project “Safer and …


UNEP · 25 November 2021

Delegates at the recent UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties COP26 in Glasgow would have found it hard to ignore Scotland’s stunning scenery: dense woodlands, dark lochs and sweeping …


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