United Nations Environment Programme

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United Nations Environment Programme

An organization created by the United Nations and charged with providing assistance to developing countries and others in developing guidelines for sustainable environmental policies. It also publishes reports on the state of the environment and has had a significant role in the discussion of climate change. See also: Kyoto Protocol.
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Marking the World Environment Day, the FBiH Minister of Environment and Tourism Edita Aapo opened the BiH Protected Areas Managers Day, organized today in TarAin by the UN Environment Program (UNEP).
According to research published on April 6, 2017, by the UN Environment Program, renewable sources added 138.5 gigawatts to global power capacity in 2016, up almost 9% from the year before.
NNA - The UN Environment Program (UNEP), represented by its Regional Director Iyad Abumoghli and Kuwaiti Al-Sayer Group, represented by the Chief Executive Officer in Al-Sayer, Mr.
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19 (ONA) The Public Authority for Electricity and Water (PAEW) in collaboration with the UN Environment Program, the Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources and the Gulf Water Society organized a workshop on the Monitoring and Assessment of water Quality at the Arab world.
SUNA learned that the project is financed by the EU and will be implemented by UN Environment Program.
Achim Steiner from the UN Environment Program said climate change would also 'exponentially' increase the scale of natural disasters.
"Extensive use of coal, the city's geographical location and a growing number of motor vehicles means the pace of improvement in Beijing's air quality is slow," said Eric Falt, who heads the UN Environment Program's sports and environment project.
This international call to save the forests of the planet has been launched by the UN Environment Program, and its objective is to plant one billion trees in the world in 2007.
Klaus Toepfer, executive director of the UN Environment Program, also "praised Russia's recent decision to ratify the Kyoto Protocol on climate change as an important step in the international fight to check global warming...."
The five-day meeting will discuss the environmental impact of the UN's 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the effects of chemical substances and marine plastic waste, the coordination between the UN Environment Program (UNEP) and multilateral agreements, in addition to other key issues.
18 (SUNA)- Sudan, represented in the person of the Minister of Environment, Forests and Physical Development, Hassan Abdul-Gadir Hilal, was elected Monday as the Chairman of the Governing Council of the UN Environment Program in its 27th session, during 2013 - 2015.
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