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What: Partnership for a Green Economy (PAGE) side-event
Event title: Green Economy & COVID-19 Recovery: Implications for the Decade of Action
When: Monday 13 July 2020, 08:00AM - 09:00AM (New York time EDT)
About: We will discuss the future of the Decade of Action in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis. Now more than ever, the world is in need of an economic transformation…
A Shift in Mind Sets: faith-based solutions to climate action obstacles in Agenda 2030 and the Paris Agreement
Faith-based organizations working with the UN system have specific climate action goals that they address across multiple UN avenues and modalities. They also have been active in implementing Agenda 2030 and the Paris Agreement through programmatic action and advocacy locally…
Virtual Regional Consultations (Africa) for the implementation of the United Nations Environment Assembly Resolution 4/19 on Mineral Resource Governance will take place from July to September 2020.
The consultations will obtain feedback on the governance of extractive industries. More specifically, and as requested by the UNEA-4 resolution, the consultations will identify best practices…
Event title: Engaging Industry in achieving SDG14 through the Global Partnership on Marine Litter
When: Tuesday, 14 July 2020, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM (New York time EDT)
About: This event will convene a wide range of industrial sectors and actors to highlight the need for accelerated action to protect the sustainability of the oceans. Participants will also and demonstrate industry…
Event title: Accelerating Transformation to Achieve the 2030 Agenda: Nature-Based Solutions for People and Planet
When: Wednesday 15 July 2020, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM (New York time EDT)
About: The event will showcase accelerated transformative actions to promote human well-being, tackling climate change, and restoring nature. Participants will cast light on the SDGs targets related…
UN Environment is working with UNCTAD and other partners to make trade work for sustainable development. This first UN Trade and SDGs Forum is a platform to discuss, connect, and advance this goal.
Trade has been identified by the 2030 Agenda as a key tool for implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.
Also, trade affects the climate in multiple ways. At the same,…
Aid for Trade Global Review 2019:Supporting Economic Diversification and Empowerment
Session 69: Aid for trade: a vehicle to build climate resilience
Date: 4 July 2019
Location: Room W, WTO, Geneva
Organizer(s): UN Environment and EU
Click here for further information about the Aid for Trade Global Review.
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The Caribbean Cooling Initiative coordinated by UN Environment’s United for Efficiency partnership presented the first draft of a national strategy to transform the refrigeration and air conditioning market in the Dominican Republic, during a high-level consultation meeting in Santo Domingo with representatives of the Ministries of Environment and Natural Resources, Energy and Mines, Tourism…