|United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)|
The core objective of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is to serve as an authoritative advocate for the global environment, to help governments set the global environmental agenda, and to promote the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system.
The strategy of UNEP is composed of the following:
In line with the above strategy, UNEP, through its headquarters and regional offices, undertakes activities across six areas: climate change; disasters and conflicts; ecosystem management; environmental governance; harmful substances and hazardous waste; and resource efficiency, sustainable consumption and production.
|CURRENT PROJECTS||Start Date||End Date||URL|
|Project for Ecosystem Services (ProEcoServ)||2011||2014||http://www.unep.org/stories/Ecosystems/Ecosystems-pilot-project-achieves-spectacular-results.asp|
|UNDP-UNEP Poverty-Environment Initiative (PEI)||2005||ongoing||http://www.unpei.org/|
|Green Economy Initiative||2008||ongoing||http://www.unep.org/greeneconomy/|