International Governance

Overview
The environmental governance system reflects both successes and failures of the development of global environmental politics and policies. The role of the International Governance  is to build on those successes while trying to address the gaps encountered in the Global Environmental Governance framework.

Key Activities

Internationally agreed Environmental Goals
support governments in their efforts to integrate environmental sustainability in the elaboration process and the establishment of the governance framework of the SDGs, by focusing in particular on internationally agreed environmental goals.

Enhancing Coordination on Environment with the UNS through the EMG
development and implementation of UN system-wide strategies and approaches on the environment to enhance coherent and synergistic actions by the UN system on the environment at global, regional and national levels.