UNEP Guidelines for Participation of Major Groups and Stakeholders Under Review: Deadline 15 October

Oct 04, 2011 4 Comments by

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), through its Major Groups and Stakeholders Branch (MGSB) and the Major Groups Facilitating Committee (MGFC), have initiated a process to revise the Guidelines for Participation of Major Groups and Stakeholders in Policy Design at UNEP. The UN Charter formally recognizes three categories of participants in the UN: (i) representatives of [...]

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Global Youth Rework the World

Jun 11, 2010 No Comments by

How can challenges such as poverty, youth unemployment and lack of social cohesion be turned into an opportunity for addressing environmental degradation and climate change?

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Introducing the Environmental Translation Project

May 20, 2010 No Comments by

Intelligent Futures, based in Canada and founded by GEG Project Emerging Leader, John Lewis, has announced its latest collaborative initiative: the Environmental Translation Project.

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Water Matters! Global conference to take place on World Environment Day in Pittsburgh

May 10, 2010 No Comments by

Since 1972, 36 World Environment Day celebrations have been held around the globe. This year, the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has been selected by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Regional Office for North America to host the celebration in the United States on June 5th.

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World Environment Day 2010

May 04, 2010 No Comments by

Since 1972, the United Nations Environment Programme commemorates World Environment Day on June 5th. This is the day when the first UN Conference on the Human Environment convened in Stockholm, Sweden.

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