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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
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The fifth Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week (HNPW 2019) will be held from 4 to 8 February 2019 at the International Conference Centre (ICC) in Geneva.
In collaboration with the UN Environment/OCHA Joint Unit and UNHCR, UN Environment’s Crisis Management Branch will host an event on Improving humanitarian outcomes by mapping and managing environmental risks.
A ONU Meio Ambiente convida professores e estudantes de todo o Brasil a participar do Desafio de Volta às Aulas Mares Limpos, uma mobilização global para reduzir o uso de plástico descartáveis nas escolas e no dia a dia das crianças.
O iniciativa tem como objetivo levar mais informação aos alunos, colégios e famílias sobre o problema do consumo excessivo do plástico. A proposta é…
From 21 to 27 October 2018, the International Lead Poisoning Prevention Week will provide an opportunity for organizations and institutions around the world to focus attention on lead. ILPPW takes place every year. The theme of this year's week of action is the need for individuals, civil society organizations, industry and governments to work together to ban lead paint.
The XXI Meeting of the Forum of Ministers of Environment of Latin America and the Caribbean was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 9-12 October 2018.
In this session, the ministers followed up on the agreements signed at the XX Meeting of the forum, which took place in Cartagena, Colombia, in March 2016.
The ministers addressed priority issues of the 33 countries of the…
The “Regional Action on Environmental Democracy to Fulfill the Vision of the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals Agenda” is an event to enable dialogue and inspire countries to sign and ratify the Escazú Agreement, a historic binding treaty on environmental democracy for countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, emphasizing the rights of vulnerable people and environmental defenders. The…
13:30- 15:30 Geneva time WHO Headquarters, Geneva, Building L – L18 (ground floor) By WEBEX
The Global Alliance to Eliminate Lead Paint/Lead Paint Alliance Advisory Council meets twice a year. The first 2018 Advisory Council meeting was held in April, the next will be convened in September.
First Global Meeting
The objectives of the meeting are: (i) to provide an opportunity to national focal points and other stakeholders to comment on the draft final assessment of Montevideo Programme IV; and (ii) to discuss possible elements of a new programme in the area of environmental law for a specific period beginning in 2020.
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The 20th American Congress on Mobility and Sports brings together executives from Latin American and Caribbean automobile clubs to address issues such as the future of mobility, clean transportation and road safety.
The program of the meeting includes the gala of the FIA Americas Awards, on July 23, in which UN Environment receives a recognition for its action on environment…
This side event will examine the human rights harms caused by all forms of pollution and the corresponding human rights obligations of duty-bearers to prevent and remedy them. The event will promote effective action to prevent and remedy pollution-related human rights harms and preserve a safe, clean, healthy and sustainable environment for current and future generations.