Live-tracking progress towards global goals now possible thanks to a cutting-edge UN knowledge platform

Policy making "in the dark" - under high levels of uncertainty and without concrete data - carries high risks and transactional costs which need...

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Argentina in the G20 Troika: the Boost to Sustainable Financing

The Ministry of Treasury today hosted the UN Environment Mission as part of the country’s commitment to boosting sustainable financing....

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Italy lays out roadmap for increasing flows of sustainable finance

 The issuance of green bonds in 2016 rose to US$81 billion, almost double 2015 levels.

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Netherlands to Host Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation

By signing the Paris Climate agreement countries have made climate change adaptation a top global priority and the Global Centre of Excellence on...

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Italy gives 5 million euro to UN Environment Fund

  • Money will go to greening marine economy and boosting resource efficiency among others
  • Since 2014, Italy contributed over 10.5 euro...

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Panama Breaking New Ground on Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation

Press Release | September 19, 2014

UNEP Deputy Executive Director Visits Panama as the Country Considers a New Environmental Approach

Panama Breaking New Ground on Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation

Press Release | September 19, 2014

UNEP Deputy Executive Director Visits Panama as the Country Considers a New Environmental Approach

World's Leading Institutional Investors Managing $24 Trillion Call for Carbon Pricing, Ambitious Global Climate Deal

Press Release | September 18, 2014

Blackrock, CalPERS, PensionDanmark, Deutsche AWM, South African GEPF, Australian CFSGAM, Cathay Financial Holdings among 340 investors urging heads of state to take strong action on climate change

Caribbean's Largest Small Island Developing State Charts New Pathway to a Sustainable Future

Press Release | September 17, 2014

Mr. Ibrahim Thiaw, UNEP's Deputy Executive Director Visits Cuba for the first time to meet Authorities in Wake of Third International Conference on SIDS

UNEP Launches School Food Waste Competition

Press Release | September 17, 2014

Think.Eat.Save Student Challenge

Large Scale Clean-Up of Oil Pollution in Ogoniland Discussed in Abuja

Press Release | September 16, 2014

Federal Government of Nigeria Convenes Meeting on Implementation of Recommendations of 2011 UNEP Assessment

New Report Aims to Drive Action by World Leaders, Business Executives and Investors Ahead of Major Summit on Climate Change

Press Release | September 16, 2014

 "If we choose low-carbon investment we can generate strong, high-quality growth - not just in the future, but now. But if we continue down the high-carbon route, climate change will bring severe risks to long-term prosperity."

Ozone Layer on Track to Recovery: Success Story Should Encourage Action on Climate

Press Release | September 10, 2014

"International action on the ozone layer is a major environmental success story." 

UNEP Executive Director Visits Berlin, Addresses United Nations Association of Germany

Press Release | September 5, 2014

Achim Steiner addressed the United Nations Association of Germany (Deutsche Gesellschaft für die Vereinten Nationen) this week.

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