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Third International Conference on SIDSThird International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) - ‘The Sustainable Development of SIDS Through Genuine and Durable Partnerships’
This conference will take place in Apia, Samoa, from 1-4 September 2014. UN Member States called for convening of this conference at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD, or ‘Rio+20’) in June 2012, noting that SIDS are a special case for sustainable development in view of their unique vulnerabilities. .. More »
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Basel Convention OEWG 9Ninth meeting of the Open-ended Working Group of the Basel Convention (OEWG-9)
This meeting will convene from 16 to 19 September 2014, in Geneva, Switzerland, and will help mark the 25th anniversary of the Basel Convention. .. More »
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WHO Conference on Health and ClimateWorld Health Organization (WHO) Conference on Health and Climate
The third and final day of the WHO Conference on Health and Climate concluded with focused review of key concepts and action points from the parallel sessions on health resilience and promoting health while mitigating climate change. .. More »
Workshop on HFC Management & OEWG-34Workshop on Hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) Management and Thirty-fourth meeting of the Open-ended Working Group (OEWG-34) of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer
The HFC Management Workshop and OEWG-34 took place from 11 to 12 July and from 14-18 July 2014 in Paris, France. .. More »
OWG-13Thirteenth session of the UN General Assembly’s (UNGA) Open Working Group (OWG) on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
OWG-13 took place from 14-19 July 2014, at UN Headquarters in New York. .. More »
CCAC Working Group MeetingWorking Group meeting of the Climate and Clean Air Coalition to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants (CCAC)
The CCAC Working Group Meeting convened in Paris, France, from 16-17 July 2014. .. More »
CITES SC65Sixty-fifth meeting of the Standing Committee (SC65) of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)
CITES SC65 convened from 7-11 July 2014 in Geneva, Switzerland. .. More »
HLPF-2Second meeting of the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF-2)
HLPF-2 under the auspices of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) took place from 30 June – 9 July 2014, at UN Headquarters in New York. The forum was attended by the representatives of 193 Member States, intergovernmental organizations and other entities and representatives of the UN system, as well as representatives of Major Groups and other stakeholders. .. More »
Aarhus Convention MOP 5 and PRTRs MoPP-2Fifth session of the Meeting of the Parties (MOP) to the Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters (Aarhus Convention), Second session of MOP to the Protocol on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers (PRTRs MOPP-2) and their Joint High-Level Segment
The general segment of PRTRs MOPP-2 continued on Friday, 4 July, in Maastricht, the Netherlands. .. More »
WGRI 5 & SBSTTA 18Fifth meeting of the Working Group on the Review of Implementation (WGRI 5) of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and Eighteenth meeting of the CBD Subsidiary Body on Scientific, Technical and Technological Advice (SBSTTA 18)
On Saturday morning, SBSTTA 18 delegates met in plenary to consider draft recommendations on, inter alia: obstacles encountered in implementing options identified for eliminating, phasing out or reforming incentives that are harmful for biodiversity; IAS; GBO-4; EBSAs and other marine and coastal biodiversity issues; biodiversity and climate change; ecosystem and restoration; sustainable use of biodiversity; and a revised recommendation on scientific and technical needs for implementing the Strategic Plan. .. More »
UNEA-1IISD RS Coverage of the First UN Environment Assembly (UNEA) of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP)
UNEA-1 was held at UNEP headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, from 23-27 June 2014. More than 1,200 participants, including environment ministers, heads of international organizations, government representatives, civil society representatives and business leaders, attended the assembly. .. More »
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