What we do

10-Year Framework of Programmes

The 10YFP generates collective impact through multi-stakeholder programmes and partnerships, which develop, replicate and scale up SCP policies and initiatives at all levels.


We recognize the growing need to address global environmental concerns from an urban perspective and to integrate the urban dimension of global environmental issues.

The International Resource Panel 

The International Resource Panel was launched by UN Environment in 2007 to build and share the knowledge needed to improve our use of resources worldwide.

The Life Cycle Initiative

Life Cycle Initiative is a public-private, multi-stakeholder partnership enabling the global use of credible life cycle knowledge by private and public stakeholders.

Responsible industry

We support businesses to make their operations more sustainable and resource efficient.

Partnership for Action on Green Economy

Partnership for Action on Green Economy – We work with other UN agencies to assist countries in developing, adopting and implementing green economy policies and strategies.

Sustainable consumption and production policies

Sustainable Consumption and Production (known as SCP) is about doing more and better with less.