Side events for the fourth session of the UN Environment Assembly

The Secretariat of the UN Environment Programme will host 14 side events during the fourth session of the UN Environment Assembly, to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, on 11-15 March 2019. We are glad to inform that the selected events will address a diversity of topics and organizers in dynamic and interactive sessions throughout the duration of the Assembly.

We look forward to seeing you there! Further details are available below.

Date and Time

Side Event

Mon, 11 March 2019, 13:00

Innovative and Locally-appropriate Waste Management Solutions for a Pollution-free Planet

Mon, 11 March 2019, 13:00

Strengthening the global momentum to tackle plastic pollution

Mon, 11 March 2019, 18:00

Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Consumption & Production: Partnerships in Action - The One Planet Network Response

Tue, 12 March 2019, 13:00

Mining and the environment: The African framework to address impacts through innovative solutions

Tue, 12 March 2019, 13:00

Human rights-based approaches to innovation for sustainable development

Tue, 12 March 2019, 18:00

Pollution in South East and Southern Europe: Presentation of the Ministerial Conference “Innovative Solutions to Pollution in South East and Southern Europe”

Wed, 13 March 2019, 13:00

The contribution of sustainable finance to a circular economy

Wed, 13 March 2019, 13:00

Innovative approaches from governments, the private sector, and civil society to measure and reduce food waste

Wed, 13 March 2019, 18:00

Leapfrogging to electric mobility: a strategy to detoxify and decarbonize

Thur, 14 March 2019, 14:00

Ministerial roundtable on main outcomes of the 2018 UN Biodiversity Conference and the development of the post 2020 global biodiversity framework

Thur, 14 March 2019, 14:00

The NextWave of Innovation: A P4G State of the Art partnership having maximizing impact today on one of our most pressing global challenges - plastic pollution in the marine environment

Thur, 14 March 2019, 18:00

Advancing the sustainability of chemicals throughout the life cycle

Fri, 15 March 2019, 13:00

The correlation between migration and environment: what do we do next?

Fri, 15 March 2019, 13:00

Ministerial Luncheon: Innovative Policies and Solutions for a Circular Economy