Permanent Representative Chua assured the support of the Philippines to UNEP
and its willingness to collaborate in whatever capacity to achieve the organizations goals.
He invited the UNEP
official to visit the Kingdom of Bahrain and to organize meetings to boost cooperation in the same area.
Until that time Unep
was merely a club of a handful of nations, a little over a third of the entire UN membership of 193.The international community agreed that time had come for environment the third pillar of sustainable development to ascend to the same plane and paradigm as the two other columns: social and economic matters.Besides being one of the four global headquarters cities for the UN (alongside New York, Vienna and Geneva), universal membership would catapult Nairobi above Vienna and bring with it bragging rights.
Climate Change Ministry's media focal person, Mohammad Saleem, told said that the UNEP
Climate Change Ministry's media focal person, Mohammad Saleem, said that the UNEP
official Dr Honda also lauded the ministry's efforts towards the gradual elimination of mercury use in collaboration with industrials, hospitals, municipalities, federal health ministry, federal and provincial protection agencies and other relevant government and non-governmental stakeholders.
Erik Solheim, the executive director of the UNEP
, spent a day sightseeing and meeting with Minister of Environment Say Sam Al.
The BiH Protected Areas Managers Day is the UNEP
initiative to enhance communication and cooperation of protected areas managers in BiH in order to address current problems in protected areas, specifically in the nature protection sector in general.
In that regard, the Banking Principles derived from the UNEP
FI will serve to capitalise on the influence that banks have on other industries, given their intermediary role as finance gurus in the market.
Last week Unep
last week rolled out an initiative to support environmental activists.
The axis evidenced by Unep
between environmental degradation and economic instability, raging wars and never-ending conflicts met with a wall of silence by the leaders of major economies.
Building on its work in sustainable finance with the UNEP
Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System and the UNEP
Finance Initiative, member states also asked UNEP
to continue to build on its work at the intersection of finance and the environment.
launched today by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP
) in Geneva.