Latin America and the Caribbean

UNEP’s Latin America and the Caribbean Office is working to build more resilient livelihoods through healthy ecosystems.

The Challenge
Latin American and the Caribbean are home to an astonishing amount of biodiversity and natural wealth, resources that constitute the foundations of many of the region's economies.

UN Climate Change Conference COP 25.

Intersessional meeting of the Forum of Ministers of Environment of Latin America and the Caribbean.

What you can do

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  • About this office

UN Environment’s Latin America and the Caribbean Office is located in Panama City, Panama. We also have offices in Brazil, Jamaica, Mexico and Uruguay. For a full list of contact details, please click here.


UN Environment Latin America Caribbean

Building 103, Av. Morse
City of Knowledge, Clayton
Panama City, Panama         
Tel: (507) 305 3100