United Nations Environment Programme
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment.
UNEP work encompasses:
- Assessing global, regional and national environmental conditions and trends
- Developing international and national environmental instruments
- Strengthening institutions for the wise management of the environment
"To provide leadership and encourage partnership in caring for the environment by inspiring, informing, and enabling nations and peoples to improve their quality of life without compromising that of future generations."
Partnerships / Activities (2)
- Managing Marine World Heritage: Our Crown Jewels of the Ocean Wednesday, October 16, 2013
- Second global World Heritage marine site managers meeting Oct 17, 2013-Oct 19, 2013
- The World Migratory Bird Day 2013 May 10, 2013-May 11, 2013