United Nations
Environment Programme


IUCN World Conservation Congress -  1-10 September 2016, Hawaii

National Training Workshop on Combating illegal Trade in Chemicals and Waste - 6-9 September 2016, Malacca, Malaysia

10 year anniversary event for the Compliance Committee of the Kyoto Protocol - 8 and 9 September 2016, Bonn, Germany

Third Asian Judge Symposium on the Law, the Judiciary and Climate Change - 26-27 September 2016, Manila, Philippines

17th Meeting of the Conference of Parties to CITES - 24 September - 5 October, Johannesburg, South Africa

Argentina National congress on Environmental Law - 2 December 2016

Central Asia training on Enforcement of Environmental Law In addition part of the meeting will be dedicated to InforMEA and the E-learning platform

Almaty,Kazakhstan (Venue and Date TBC) 

University of Eastern Finland - UNEP Course on Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Thirteenth Course, 21 November to 1 December 2016, Joensuu, Finland

Past Events

1st World Environmental Law Congress 
27-29 April, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The Congress theme is Environmental Rule of Law, Justice and Planetary Sustainability.

The World Environmental Law Congress will provide a global forum to advance the role of law in developing and implementing solutions that will ensure ecological sustainability.

For full details see the flyer  here 

Second Meeting of the UN Environmental Assembly
23-27 May 2016, Nairobi, Kenya

The UN Environment Assembly (UNEA) of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) represents the highest level of governance of international environmental affairs in the UN system.