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The Road to UNEA

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Forty-three years of passion, commitment and dedication have resulted in a strengthened and upgraded United Nations Environment Programme. The United Nations Environment Assembly this June is one of the crowning symbols of the important role of the environment in assuring sustainable development, both for the planet and future generations. Show less
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Gisele, Don Cheadle & Yaya Touré Kick it for #WorldEnvironmentDay 2014 Play

UNEP Goodwill Ambassadors, Don Cheadle, Yaya Touré, Gisele Bündchen and Ian Somerhalder are sending an SOS to the world to take action for World Environment Day by joining one of their teams to combat climate change. How will you step up to the challenge? http://wedchallenge.com

Oceans at 40 Play

The UNEP Regional Seas Programme - the world's only legal framework for protecting the oceans and seas at the regional level - celebrates its landmark 40th anniversary in 2014. As the world transitions to an inclusive green economy and looks towards the post-2015 development agenda, countries will continue to rely on the Regional Seas Programme "shared seas" approach to help restore the health, productivity and resilience of oceans and marine ecosystems, and to maintain their biodiversity.

Sustainable Energy for All Play

In September 2011, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon shared his vision for making sustainable energy for all a reality by 2030. He launched Sustainable Energy for All as a global initiative that would mobilize action from all sectors of society in support of three interlinked objectives: ensuring universal access to modern energy services; doubling the global rate of improvement in energy efficiency; doubling the share of renewable energy in the global energy mix. 
WE HAVE THE POWER efficient, renewable, affordable - UNEP - Magnum Photos Exhibition shows how we can make a difference, enlightening lives, enriching economies and promoting environmental well-being.

UNEP Champions of the Earth Award 2013 Play

The United Nation's highest environmental accolade, the Champions of the Earth Award is awarded annually to leaders from government, civil society and the private sector, whose actions have had a significant and positive impact on the environment.

Climate change Play

Strengthening the ability of individuals communities and nations to adapt to climate change, move towards low-carbon societies, improve understanding of climate science, and raising public awareness about the earth's changing climate.
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