Tagged on: Asia and the Pacific

Workshop on Sound Management of Used Lead Acid Batteries: Report
United Nations Environment Programme

This is a report from a workshop on the environmentally sound management of used lead acid batteries (ULAB) held in Osaka, Japan on 26-27 November 2015. UNEP partners with governments and stakeholders to address the environmental and health risk pose by lead. Most of lead is used for batteries globally, and their unsound management and recycling are causing health and environmental
damage in many places. This small workshop was aimed at initiating the analysis of the trade, recycling and health/environmental impact of ULAB, and elaborate on possible UNEP activities to address this issue, starting with some countries in Asia. Draft analysis was presented at the workshop, and the development of regional, subregional and national strategies was proposed.


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2015
Report of the Meeting - Twentieth Intergovernmental Meeting of the Northwest Pacific Action Plan
United Nations Environment Programme
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2015
India Leadership Programme on Environment and Sustainable Development 2015
United Nations Environment Programme

India Leadership Programme on Environment and Sustainable Development
Theme: Developing Capacities to meet the challenges of Sustainable Development
Date 11 - 13 march 2015
Institute of Management in Government Thiruvanathapuram


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2015
Second Extraordinary Intergovernmental Meeting of the Northwest Pacific Action Plan: Report of the Meeting
United Nations Environment Programme
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2015
Asia-Pacific Leadership Programme on Environment for Sustainable Development 2014
United Nations Environment Programme

Asia-Pacific Leadership Programme on Environment for Sustainable Development
22-26 September 2014, Shanghai, China
Theme: Ecosystems Management and Sustainable Development


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2014
Nineteenth Intergovernmental Meeting of the Northwest Pacific Action Plan: Report of the Meeting
United Nations Environment Programme
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2014
Reports and Books
Keeping Track of Our Changing Environment in Asia and the Pacific
United Nations Environment Programme

The Keeping Track of Our Changing Environment in Asia and the Pacific report is a unique scientific and indicator-based assessment report produced by UNEP, with contributions from experts and UNEP National Focal Points from the region. The report analyzes emerging and persistent development and environmental challenges in the region. The report also traces the patterns of economic development and resource use and degradation since 1992 when leaders from countries around the globe made their commitment to sustainable development at the UN Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


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2014
Resolution 1 - First Extraordinary Intergovernmental Meeting of the Northwest Pacific Action Plan [NOWPAP RCU Restructuring]
United Nations Environment Programme
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2014
Report of the 17th NOWPAP MERRAC Focal Points Meeting & the 9th Competent National Authorities Meeting
United Nations Environment Programme
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2014
Report of the 12th NOWPAP POMRAC Focal Points Meeting
Pollution Monitoring RegionalActivity Center (POMRAC), United Nations Environment Programme
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2014