de

Welcome

The UNEP Knowledge Repository is the United Nations Environment Programme’s official platform for its research content and knowledge products. Read More

 

Advanced search

New Releases

No image
Title
Transboundary Waters Assessment Programme Vol. 2: Transboundary lakes and reservoirs: Status and future trends: Summary for policy makers
Author
ILEC; UNEP
Date
2016
Language
Abstract
The lakes component of the Transboundary Waters Assessment Program (TWAP) was undertaken to compare the relative threats to transboundary lakes (and implicitly all “lentic waters”). Because of the .....
Read more

No image
Title
Transboundary Waters Assessment Programme (TWAP) Vol. 1: Transboundary aquifers and groundwater systems of Small Island Developing States: Status and trends: Summary for policy makers
Author
UNEP; UNESCO-IHP
Date
2016
Language
Abstract
The Groundwater Component of the Transboundary Waters Assessment Programme (TWAP) deals with Transboundary Aquifers (TBAs) and with Groundwater Systems of Small Island Developing States (SIDS). It was .....
Read more

No image
Title
Food systems and natural resources
Author
United Nations Environment Programme
Date
2016
Language
Abstract
The IRP Food Systems and Natural Resources report assesses the current status and dynamics of natural resource use in food systems and their environmental impacts, identifying opportunities to move t .....
Read more

No image
Title
Resource efficiency: Potential and economic implications: Summary for Policy-Makers
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); International Resource Panel (IRP)
Date
2016
Language
Abstract
Despite enormous progress in the past decades towards improving human prosperity and well-being, this has come at the lasting cost of degradation of the natural environment and depletion of natural re .....
Read more

No image
Title
Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems: A lifeboat for coral reefs?
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2016
Language
Abstract
Picture a coral reef — most people will probably imagine brightly coloured corals, fish and other animals swimming in well-lit shallow waters. In fact, the coral reefs that live close to the surface .....
Read more

No image
Title
United Nations Environment Programme: Annual Report 2015
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2016
Abstract
UNEP Annual Report

No image
Title
UNEP results: United Nations Environment Programme: Annual Report 2015
Author
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Date
2016
Language
Abstract
UNEP in numbers