GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT OUTLOOK

UN Environment recently released six regional reports containing detailed examinations of the environmental issues affecting each of the world's regions. Together, these provide the foundation for the sixth Global Environment Outlook (GEO-6), currently under production.

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GLOBAL GENDER AND ENVIRONMENT OUTLOOK

The Global Gender and Environment Outlook is a collaborative initiative between UN Environment and partners to bring gender issues to the heart of environmental assessment and decision-making.

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UNEP FRONTIERS 2016: EMERGING ISSUES OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERN

The UNEP Frontiers report emphasises the critical relationship between a healthy environment and healthy people, and how human activities often undermine the long-term health and ability of ecosystems to support human well-being.

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SDG INDICATORS

The ‘Environment Under Review’ subprogramme supports the strengthening of the national, regional and global data and indicator frameworks for monitoring and reporting on the environmental dimension of the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).

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Key Areas

The SEIS Project

Capacity building for environmental data sharing and reporting in support of a shared environmental information system (SEIS)

UN Environment is initiating a new capacity-building project in Central Asia, Africa, and Asia, involving twenty countries wi...

Information management

Bridging the gap between the producers and users of environmental information and enhancing the capacity of countries to manage environmental data and knowledge.

Thanks in large part to the hard work of researchers and increasingly committed citizen, the amoun...

Early warning on emerging issues

Linking science with policy helps to bring about policy planning to address new and emerging environmental issues.

Environmental concerns are often only addressed once the effects are seen — minimizing damage rather than reverse or prevent it completely.  This...

Environmental assessment

Facilitating global, regional and national policy making through environmental assessments and making environmental data and information available on open platforms.

To effectively address environmental challenges they must be well understood.  To help facilit...

Publications

GGEO Critical Issues Report

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UNEP FRONTIERS 2016

EMERGING ISSUES OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERN
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GEO-6: Regional assessment for Africa

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GEO-6: Regional assessment for Asia and the Pacific

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GEO-6: Regional assessment for Latin America and the Caribbean

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GEO-6: Regional assessment for North America

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GEO-6: Global Environment Outlook: Regional assessment for the Pan-European Region

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GEO-6: Regional assessment for West Asia

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